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The Thalaivi is here: Nayanthara's 'Kolamaavu Kokila' gets 6 am shows, paalabhishegams

The film had 6.00 am special shows that opened to houseful bookings on its day of release.

'Being Ilaiyaraaja’s son doesn’t guarantee fame and success': Yuvan to TNM

In this interview with TNM, Yuvan speaks about his music, making it on his own, his conversion to Islam and more.

Karthi meets Kerala CM, Mohanlal

The actor contributed an amount of Rs. 25 lakh for the Chief Minister's Disaster Relief Fund on behalf of his brother Suriya and himself

Tamannaah completes shooting retro number for ‘KGF’

The song, filmed on Yash and Tamannaah, was choreographed by Jani master.

Varun Tej’s 'Antariksham' is Tollywood's first space movie

The film is directed by Sankalp Reddy of 'Ghazi' fame.

Ravi Teja’s 'Amar Akbar Anthony' concept poster out

The film crew is currently shooting in the US.

Two biopics on Jayalalithaa? Guessing game on the lead actor begins

Hyderabad-based production house Vibri Media and Chennai-based Papertale Pictures have made the announcements.

Release of Mohanlal’s ‘Drama’ trailer postponed

Reports are that several film releases will also be postponed due to the floods in Kerala.

From fighting for freedom to killing terrorists: The Indian patriot in Tamil cinema

While films in the pre-Independence era were about fighting colonisers, contemporary patriotism in cinema is about fighting terrorists.

Can we stop asking if Jyothika is a 'real feminist' every time her movies come out?

If we were to ask 'hypocrisy much?' about the fantasies sold by male stars, there wouldn't be many films with morally upright heroes at all.