Cinema, TV and Music

From ‘Fidaa’ to ‘iSmart Shankar’: The rise of Telangana dialect in mainstream cinema

In the early 1990s, the dialect started to be used as a tool for ridicule, often to bring out the crude and villainous nature of a character or for comic relief.

Joju George and Manju Warrier in Rosshan Andrrews’ next ?

Reports suggest that writer Unni R is scripting the film and the shooting will begin this September.

'Adithya Varma' eyes September release?

The makers released a promo of the first single titled "Edharkadi" crooned by Dhruv on Thursday.

‘Gubbi Mele Brahmastra’ review: This comedy of errors loses steam in the second half

Director Sujay Shastry has a field day experimenting with various kinds of comedy, from slapstick to black humour.

'Sacred Games 2' all episodes review: Heady mix of religion, drugs, sex and sassy women

While Season 1 served as exposition, the show creators pack Season 2 with backstories, flashbacks within flashbacks, and subplots.

Rajini, Suriya, Jyothika and others heap praise on Ajith's 'Nerkonda Paarvai'

The film opened to packed houses all over the world on August 8 and impressed critics and audiences alike.

'Evaru' review: Regina and Adivi Sesh deliver a brilliant whodunit

The remake of Hindi film 'Badla', 'Evaru' is a well-made thriller with great performances from the cast.

‘Comali’ review: Save a few lewd scenes, this Jayam Ravi starrer is a fun comedy

Most of the jokes land well and Yogi Babu especially is in his elements.

Prabhas to meet fans at 'Saaho' pre-release event at Ramoji Film City

The movie is all set to hit screens on August 30.

‘Ranarangam’ review: Sharwanand is the saving grace in a weak script

Sudheer Varma’s film doesn’t have turmoil or conflict or ethical dilemmas, nor does it invest in characters like a gangster movie should.