articles by Raja Sekar

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Vijay’s Bigil, Karthi’s Kaithi, Sethupathi’s Sanga Thamizhan up for box office clash of epic proportions on Diwali 2019

Producers of Vijay’s magnum opus sports action entertainer Bigil, Karthi’s crime action drama Kaithi and Vijay Sethupathi action potboiler Sanga Thamizhan- have confirmed that their films will hit the screens during the Diwali festival weekend.

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Ghibran on composing background score of Saaho, and how he came up with music that sounded 'futuristic'

Ghibran talks about why he returned to Saaho after Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy were removed from the project.

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Prabhas on starring in Saaho after Baahubali: 'I think I'll have to continue to do pan-Indian films'

Prabhas talks about why he was under pressure to deliver Saaho after the Baahubali franchise, and how he prepared for the multilingual action thriller.

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Vijay's next film will be a big-budget action thriller; Kiara Advani in talks for female lead

Vijay- Lokesh Kanagaraj’s action entertainer to begin in October, targets April 2020 release.

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Vijay Sethupathi seems to be following in footsteps of Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan towards becoming a pan-India star

Vijay Sethupathi is gradually becoming a pan-Indian star by marking a presence in the Telugu, Malayalam, and Hindi film industries.

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Andhadhun Tamil remake: Producer Thiagarajan on casting his son Prasanth in Ayushmann Khurrana's role

Thiagarajan, who has clinched the rights of Andhadhun to make it in Tamil, says that he does not want the director to change any 'essential part' of Sriram Raghavan's thriller

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Nerkonda Paarvai: Ajith's star-power, combined with content-driven cinema, revives Tamil box office in 2019

Despite opening on a working day, the collections of Nerkonda Paarvai surprised everyone in the industry

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STR dropped from Maanaadu; Suresh Kamatchi, Venkat Prabhu take decision after actor's delay on project

Last year, director Venkat Prabhu of Mankatha fame and STR jointly announced that they would be joining hands for a slick political action thriller Maanaadu

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Sanjay Dutt in KGF: Chapter 2, Suniel Shetty in Pehelwan: Why South is casting '90s stars as villains

The makers of Saaho roped in a number of actors, including Jackie Shroff and Mandira Bedi, as the villains in Prabhas and Shraddha Kapoor's action entertainer.

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Pattas vs Bigil: Dhanush, Vijay's films with double roles to clash after eight years on Diwali

Both Dhanush and Vijay unveiled the first look of their Diwali release, Pattas and Bigil, on their respective birthdays.

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Ponniyin Selvan: Mani Ratnam to resume dream project on grand scale with Vikram, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

Mani Ratnam is said to have got the nod from actors like Karthi, Jayam Ravi, Vikram, Keerthy Suresh, Aishwarya Rai and Amitabh Bachchan for Ponniyin Selvan.

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Rashmika Mandanna on Dear Comrade, working with Vijay Devarakonda: I'm quite confident about film's success

Rashmika Mandanna is slowly but steadily making her presence felt in the South film industry, with a careful selection of films like Dear Comrade.

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Oh! Baby, Oopriri, Kadaram Kondan show South Indian producers are vying for remake rights of international blockbusters

While producers walk the extra mile to approach the original producers to buy the remake rights, the makers of Miss Granny actually approached Samantha Akkineni to adapt their film in Telugu.

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Vikram on Kadaram Kondan, being appreciated by 'role model' Kamal Haasan and Mani Ratnam's Ponniyin Selvan

Vikram opens up about his characterisation in Kadaram Kondan, what Kamal Haasan's words of praise meant to him and his son, Dhruv's debut.

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Dhanush has a rich slate of upcoming films, with Vada Chennai 2, Asuran, untitled film with Dhurai Senthilkumar

Dhanush also kick started his sophomore directorial with Nagarjuna but due to the financial issues of Sri Thenandal Films, he has kept the project on hold.

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Kamal Haasan teams up with AR Rahman to revive Thalaivan Irukkindraan, will resume shoot for Indian 2

In 2015, it was announced that Kamal Haasan's Thalaivan Irukkindraan would revolve around modern-day politics, finance, and the underworld.

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Raatchasi director Gowthamraj on working with Jyothika in his debut film: Her dedication is impeccable

Raatchasi director Gowthamraj says even while penning the script, Jyothika was his first choice and he didn’t even approach any other actress for the film.

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Rajinikanth's Darbar to face tough competition from three Telugu biggies on Sakranthi 2020 weekend

The makers of Rajinikanth-starrer Darbar may want to reschedule its release date since his last film Petta bombed at the Telugu box office.

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Vijay Sethupathi on Sindhubaadh, working on multiple projects, and why he's not a 'perfect' actor

Vijay Sethupathi says the process of shifting between two characters is not as tedious as projected.

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Vijay, Ajith, Rajinikanth rule the box office despite mixed reviews; why younger Tamil stars don't enjoy that immunity

Vijay's Sarkar and Ajith's Viswasam sustained at the box office for two weeks despite getting bad reviews. Stars like Suriya and Sivakarthikeyan do not enjoy that luxury.