Wednesday, 31 October 2018

Titbits on Sundar C’s Avni Movies Production

Sundar C’s Avni Movies production “Hiphop Tamizha Aadhi” starrer new film 

The hotshot musical icon Hiphop Tamizha Aadhi has proved a colossal accomplishment in the world of music and his embarkation as an onscreen hero through ‘Meesaya Murukku’. Sundar C who produced this movie for Avni Movies has once again collaborated with him as producer. Newcomer Anagha will be seen playing the female lead role in this untitled film. 

D Parthiban Desingu , who had earlier worked co-director for movies like Remo and Maan Karate is making his directorial debut apart from writing story, screenplay and dialogues for this film. 



Since the film is based on hockey game, it has been shot across different places. The final climax portions were alone shot for 20 days. Since this happens to be our National game, it was shot in original hockey grounds. Apart from the main premise of Hockey, there will be a blend of love, friendship an family elements in the movie, which will definitely impress the audiences from 
6-60yrs old age groups. The film has been shot across the backdrops of Karaikal, Tharangampaadi, Pondicherry and Chennai. The makers are sure about releasing the film by the very beginning of next year and the process is happening on full swing. 

The makers have affirmed of unveiling the film’s title on November 4, 2018.  The film has 8 songs composed by Hiphop Tamizha Aadhi and it is done precisely catering to the tastes of universal music lovers. Arvind Singh, who had won decorous reception for his visuals in movies like "Demonte Colony" and "Iravukku Aayiram Kangal" is handling cinematography for this film. Being impressed with the exceptional and engrossing premise of the story, Sundar C came forward to produce this film. 

The most celebrated prominent filmmaker of Tamil film industry – Karu Pazhaniappan will be seen essaying an important character in the film. Vignesh Kanth, Pandiarajan, Kousalya, ‘Eruma Saani’ fame Vijay, Harish Uthaman, Shaara, ‘Pazhaya Joke’ Thangadurai, Ajay Ghosh, Chutti Aravind, Vinod, Gugan, Put Chutney fame Raj Mohan, Bijili Ramesh and Ashwin Jeromi have done important roles. 

The film is directed by D. Parthiban Desingu with Hiphop Tamizha Aadhi composing music and Aravind Singh handling cinematography. Others in the technical crew comprises of Benny Oliver (Editing), Ponraj (Art), Santhosh and Sivaraack Shankar (Choreography), Pradeep Dinesh (Stunts).

The film is produced by Sundar C.


Five best characters of Pankaj Tripathi that will surely leave you anticipating

Five best characters of Pankaj Tripathi that will surely leave you anticipating for his character, 'Kaleen Bhaiya' in Mirzapur
Pankaj Tripathi has been on a swing of appreciation with an array of blockbusters that he’s been delivering in quite a while now. The actor was last seen in the Hindi comedy-drama Stree creating marvels with his on-point comic timing. With the year-end approaching, Amazon Prime Video is all set to unleash its Prime Original Series, Mirzapur this year and we can’t wait to watch the actor re-arriving with yet another master-work as ‘Kaleen Bhaiya’.
We have hand-picked top 5 characters of the actor which will truly convince you to watch the show this November-
1.      Remember Sultan Qureshi- the faceless and fierce dacoit from the Gangs of Wasseypur? With his breakthrough in 2012, Pankaj Tripathi strikingly enacted his on-screen avatar in the much-appreciated Hindi crime-drama. He was both, shrewd and evil and manipulative enough to join hands with his competitors to ally against their common enemy. 


2.      Next on our list is the Sadhya Ji from Neeraj Gheywan’s Masaan. Pankaj Tripathi impresses the audience with his subtle presence in the film which surely couldn’t be overlooked. He epitomizes his on-screen avatar beautifully with his dialogues- full of humor and wit you would ever want to miss.
3.      Adding another Golden feather to his cap, Pankaj Tripathi won a Special Mention for his character Aatma Singh in the much-acclaimed film, Newton. He is known for being simple yet marking his presence every time he arrives on the screen. Aatma Singh’s character in the film is of a leader/support system who backs Rajkumar Rao in his times most vulnerable.
4.      Narottam Mishra aka ‘Bitty’s father’ aka Pankaj Tripathi is more noteworthy a reason to watch ‘Bareilly Ki Barfi’ all over again. The actor’s portrayal in the film looks promising and will leave you in his awe everytime you watch it.
5.      Rudra Bhaiya from his latest addition ‘Stree’ has certainly benchmarked his performance yet again. Pankaj Tripathi never fails to make us burst in laughter the murky, witty and weird ‘Rudra Bhaiya’ is a proof of it.
We’re sure that Pankaj Tripathi as Kaleen Bhaiya in Mirzapur will sway us with his on-screen magic yet again in a completely different and menacing avatar, and we can’t wait to watch the Prime Original Series this November.

Marjaavaan is announced

Marjaavaan is announced



After the convincing success of the mass-entertainer Satyameva Jayate, Bhushan Kumar, Nikkhil Advani and Milap Milan Zaveri are back with their next film titled Marjaavaan. Helming this action-packed, high on drama, emotional love story, set against the backdrop of Mumbai city, are Riteish Deshmukh, Sidharth Malhotra and Tara Sutaria. 

A lot of excitement around this unique casting is because Riteish and Sidharth were last seen together in the blockbuster film Ek Villain (2013), which was co-written by Milap as well. Tara Sutaria, who will debut in SOTY 2, is the fresh new face and will play Sidharth’s love interest in this film.





T-Series CMD Bhushan Kumar had this to say “Extremely excited and proud to once again partner with Nikkhil and his team. We have together backed Milap’s earlier film and are confident of bringing this family entertainer for our audiences. Apart from an engaging story, the film will have wonderfully curated music to highlight the love story.”

Nikkhil Advani added “My company Emmay Entertainment has been developing this film with Milap since two years and we hope to exceed expectations with Marjaavaan. Be prepared for action, dialogue-baazi Milap style, with a moving tale of love and longing.”

Milap concluded “I am continuously grateful for all the support my film Satyameva Jayate received. So excited and grateful to team up again with T-Series and Emmay. This is a family production for me to have all  those associated with it, as part of it.”


The film goes on floors December 2018 and is slated for release on October 2nd, 2019.

Raashi Khanna latest Photo shoot

RAASHI KHANNA latest Photo shoot 









தீபாவளி அன்று வெளியாகிறது தினேஷ்

 தீபாவளி அன்று  வெளியாகிறது  
தினேஷ் - அதிதி மேனன் நடித்துள்ள
                                       “ களவாணி மாப்பிள்ளை “    
நம்ம  ஊரு பூவாத்தா, ராக்காயி கோயில், பெரிய கவுண்டர் பொண்ணு, கட்டபொம்மன், நாடோடி மன்னன், மாப்பிள்ளை கவுண்டர் உட்பட 16 சூப்பர் ஹிட் படங்களை தயாரித்த ராஜபுஷ்பா பிக்சர்ஸ் பட நிறுவனம் காந்திமணிவாசகம் இயக்கத்தில் “ களவாணி மாப்பிள்ளை “ படத்தை தயாரித்துள்ளது.
தினேஷ் நாயகனாக நடித்துள்ளார். கதாநாயகியாக அதிதி மேனன் நடித்துள்ளார். மற்றும் ஆனந்த்ராஜ், தேவயாணி, ரேணுகா, மனோபாலா, மகாநதி சங்கர், மொட்டை ராஜேந்திரன், முனீஸ்காந்த், ஜோதி, லல்லு, கிரேன் மனோகர், நாஞ்சில் விஜயன் ஆகியோர் நடித்துள்ளனர்.  












ஒளிப்பதிவு           -        சரவண்ணன் அபிமன்யு                              இசை           -        என்.ஆர்.ரகுநந்தன்
பாடல்கள்      -      மோகன்ராஜன், ஏக்நாத்                                                                 
கலை           -        மாயா பாண்டி                                                                          
எடிட்டிங்     -            பொன் கதிரேசன்                                                                                                   
நடனம்            -        தினேஷ்                                                                                             
ஸ்டன்ட்      -            திலீப்சுப்பராயன்                                                                               
தயாரிப்பு  மேற்பார்வை         -        சிவசந்திரன்
நிர்வாக தயாரிப்பு                    -        ஸ்டில்ஸ் ராபர்ட்
இணை தயாரிப்பு                     -        திருமூர்த்தி   
தயாரிப்பு                          -       ராஜேஸ்வரி மணிவாசகம்.
கதை, திரைக்கதை, வசனம், இயக்கம்  -  காந்தி மணிவாசகம்.
ரசிகர்கள் குடும்பத்தோடு பார்த்து ரசிக்கும்படியான கலக்கல் காமெடி.  படமாக உருவாக்கி உள்ளோம். படம் வருகிற நவம்பர் 6 ம் தேதி தீபாவளி திருநாள் அன்று உலகம் முழுவதும் வெளியாகிறது.

Sony YAY kick starts the festive season


Sony YAY! kick-starts the festive season with ‘YAY! Party 75 on Wheels’!
~ The channel invites children to get onboard the party wagon as it brings yet another fun filled van to the state ~
As children around the country prepare to welcome the festive fervor, their favorite channel Sony YAY! is bringing them everything that they could possibly want to add to the fun feast this festive season. Bringing to their city the ultimate ‘YAY! Party 75 on Wheels’, this van, filled with all things exciting and mazedaar that is sure to fascinate and captivate children all at the same time. The van will bring celebrations to every street across the country like they are bringing celebrations to every TV screen – all this with Party 75. The party on TV showcases all new episodes and movies until January - giving kids 75 days of non-stop party and unlimited entertainment!
This ‘YAY! Party 75 on Wheels’ will bring innumerable surprises for children across, Tamil Nadu. The festive bonanza will showcase new episodes of Guru aur Bhole, KickO and Super Speedo, Sab Jholmaal Hai and 3 brand new Honey Bunny movies Honey Bunny in Kung Fu Challenge, Honey Bunny in Haunted Mansion, Honey Bunny as Super X Team - all in 75 days! And the van will not be any less! From games where kids need to keep up with a Sab Jholmaal Hai rap to showcasing their KickO style kicks, the van will have it all. Contests, quizzes, and lots of prizes…the van, the one stop destination for happiness, will give children a chance to have unlimited fun with their best friends.
Kicking off its journey in Chennai, the van will travel across the city, giving the little ones an opportunity to experience the spirit of the channel to the fullest.
The van taps close to 84 cities in India, giving children the perfect reason to celebrate this festive season with a twinkle in their eye and a broad smile on their face.
Hop on board the party wagon coming to your state!

Rohini Iyer -part of the most influential & powerful women

Rohini Iyer part of the most influential & powerful women in Entertainment!

 A game changer, disruptor and rule breaker in every sense of the word, Rohini Iyer- Founder and Director, Raindrop Media is widely recognized for her role in shaping the business of entertainment.
The entrepreneur figures among the most powerful names in the film industry and was recently chosen to be one of the four young, successful rule breakers, not to mention, one of the 50 most influential women under 50.

Rohini's love for the movies inspired her to start her very own Reputation Management company - Raindrop Media that works with the who's who of the Hindi film industry.

Talking about her idea of power in the recent issue of a leading business magazine she says, " I've always been a wildcard and a risk taker. True power is being able to say no, doing it your way and working on your own terms".

Rohini Iyer is no stranger to the biggest power lists in the country. She is part of Penguin Randomhouse India's book Changemakers and was also awarded for her excellence in the reputation Management business at a recent business platform. She was also named Woman of the Decade in Celebrity Media at the Women Economic Forum.

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அஜீத் ரசிகராக ஆர்.கே.சுரேஷ் நடிப்பில்

“அஜீத் ரசிகராக ஆர்.கே.சுரேஷ் நடிப்பில் தீபாவளிக்கு வெளிவர இருக்கும்
‘பில்லா பாண்டி’ படத்திற்கு தடைகோரி நீதிமன்றத்தில் வழக்கு”

பத்திரிகை, தொலைக்காட்சி, இணைய தள நண்பர்களுக்கு வணக்கம் ஆர்.கே.சுரேஷ் நடப்பில் தீபாவளிக்கு திரைக்கு வரவிருக்கும் படம் ‘பில்லா பாண்டி’ இந்த படத்தினை திரு.கே.சி.பிரபாத் ஜே கே புரொடக்‌ஷன்ஸ் சார்பில் தயாரித்துள்ளார்...


இவர் ஏற்கனவே ‘ஜெ சா புரொடக்‌ஷன்ஸ் உரிமையாளரான திரு ஏ.ஜமால் சாகிப் என்பவரிடம்
‘மருதாண்டசீமை’ என்கிற படத்தை இருவரும் சேர்ந்து எடுப்போம்
என ஆசைவார்த்தை கூறி படம் 60%எடுத்துக்கொண்டிருக்கும்போது மேற்குறிப்பிட்ட திரு கே.சி.பிரபாத் அவர்கள் புதிதாக  படம் எடுக்கப்போகிறேன் என்று
ஜெ சா புரொடக்‌ஷன்ஸ் உரிமையாளர் திரு ஏ.ஜமால் சாகிப் அவர்களை ஏமாற்றவேண்டும் என்கிற நோக்கில் ‘பில்லாபாண்டி’ படத்தை தயாரித்துள்ளார்.

ஏன் என்று விளக்கம் கேட்டபோது...’பில்லா பாண்டி’படம் வெளியாவதற்கு முன்பு ‘மருதாண்டசீமை’ படத்தை முடித்துத் தருகிறேன் என்று உறுதியளித்தார்...

ஆனால் இதுவரை மேற்படி
ஜெ சா புரொடக்‌ஷன்ஸ் உரிமையாளர் திரு.ஏ.ஜமால் சாகிப் அவர்களுக்கு எந்தவித பதிலும் சொல்லாமல் திரு.கே.சி.பிரபாத் அவர்கள் செயல்படுவதால் நீதிமன்றத்தில் வழக்கு தொடரப்பட்டு நாளை விசாரணைக்கு வரவிருக்கிறது
என்பதை தெரிவித்துக்கொள்கிறோம்.

Rocketry teaser is out now

R Madhavan, Ananth Mahadevan & Nambi Narayanan launch the teaser of 'Rocketry - The Nambi Effect'!

ROCKETRY – The Nambi Effect is scheduled to have a 
worldwide release in summer 2019.


Teaser of  "Rocketry"


31st October, 2018: For the first time in the history of Indian cinema, the audience is set to witness a story, as spectacular and spellbinding as it could be.

Tricolour Films in association with Varghese Moolan Pictures & Saffron Ganesha Entertainment presents ROCKETRY - The Nambi Effect, a movie based on the incredible story of Nambi Narayanan, the brilliant mind behind ISRO’s ambitious project of making India numero uno in the space satellite market.

R Madhavan – the charismatic Indian actor essays the part of Nambi Narayanan with a host of celebrated names in pivotal roles. The film is being directed by the Indian National Film Award winning director Ananth Narayan Mahadevan and R Madhavan himself.







The teaser of the movie was launched in four languages – Hindi, Tamil, Telugu and English recently in the presence of R Madhavan, Ananth Narayan Mahadevan and the man himself, Nambi Narayanan. 

To be shot over the next six months in India, Princeton, Scotland, France and Russia, ROCKETRY: The Nambi Effect will be a trilingual in English, Hindi and Tamil. The film is slated for a summer 2019 worldwide release.

R Madhavan says, “It’s a matter of such great excitement and honour for us to be able to tell Mr. Nambi Narayanan’s story to the world. We can’t wait to tell it and we can’t wait for you all to hear it.”

Adds Mr Nambi Narayanan, “It's one of the most memorable occasions of my life. I had spent 35 years in rocketry right from making a small rocket with the respected Abdul Kalam to the monstrous mangalyaans and chandrayaans. It took me a long time and several meetings to narrate my story to them, but I was impressed with their vision, conviction and enthusiasm with which they want to create the movie and as we kept talking tears started rolling through their eyes."

Says Ananth, “When we met the phenomena - Mr Nambi Narayanan, we realized the fact that why we fail to recognize brilliant minds like him who made their country proud through their work. It was an enlightening and educating experience for all of us to hear his incredible story. We almost ended up becoming half scientist. I hope that not just India but the International market should take a look at our film and admire it."

Tricolour Films in association with Varghese Moolan Pictures, Saffron Ganesha Entertainment are the joint producers.

ROCKETRY – The Nambi Effect is scheduled to have a worldwide release in summer 2019.


Teaser of  "Rocketry"

Team Simmba had some madness and fun with Team 



Here is the link


Tuesday, 30 October 2018

Kareena tells not to be cheap

Kareena tells not to be cheap & Sell Taimur!

Saif to Sid K : Kareena tells not to be cheap & Sell Taimur!

Taimur Ali Khan is our national obsession and his parents are quite aware of the same. With so many fan clubs in his name on social media, the little fellow is quite the craze. His parents are quite aware of the same. 

Recently, Ace TV / Radio Host and Youtube Sensation Siddharth Kannan did an interview with the team of Bazaar and requested Saif for a single picture with Taimur so that he could get a million followers on Instagram. The chote nawab said that every producer has half-jokingly asked him if they could use Taimur for promotions. He said, "Every producer I am working with has half-jokingly said, ‘Haha can we put him?’ With white in his hair (he sports salt and pepper hair in Baazaar). With Kaalakaandi, they wanted to put rubber bands. In Hunter, they want to put that Naga Sadhu wig on this poor guy." 






Check out the full interview below: 

The actor said that Kareena Kapoor is strictly against such notions and tells her husband not to be cheap. The actor said, “My wife says, ‘Don’t be so cheap. You can’t sell your son (Taimur)’. I am like, ‘Why not? Let’s sell him’. Seriously yaar, he is anyway there on the internet. I am just using this platform to say if anybody has any good nappy ads or anything... at a very reasonable price...it’s not reasonable, it’s quite expensive actually. And, I won’t give him the money also. I’ll give him some cash for his education, I am already giving it to him. And I’ll spend the rest..maybe even use the money for a holiday in Switzerland!”

Click here to watch the video: https://youtu.be/-FPR_jE3ydM

Kedarnath Poster Out Now

Kedarnath Poster Out Now!!

The makers of Kedarnath have launched the official poster from the film.




No tragedy, no wrath of nature, no act of God can defeat the power of love! Presenting the official , teaser out at 12 noon! 

Sanjay Dutt is all set to produce his first Marathi Film

Sanjay Dutt is all set to produce his first Marathi Film

Sanjay Dutt is all set to produce his first untitled Marathi Film!

The actor excitedly took to his Twitter to announce his first venture into Marathi film industry. Directed by Raj Gupta, the film stars Deepak Dobriyal, Nandita Dhuri, Abhijeet Khandkekar, Spruha Joshi, Chittaranjan Giri & Aryan Menghji. 

Here is the link 



Park Hyatt Chennai hosts the fifth edition of Hyatt Culinary Challenge

Park Hyatt Chennai hosts the fifth edition of Hyatt Culinary Challenge
A unique initiative by Hyatt Hotels in India


To emphasize Hyatt’s focus on its rich culinary heritage, Hyatt Hotels in India hosted the fifth season of ‘Hyatt Culinary Challenge-people cooking for people’ during the last weekend of October across 14 cities.

Hyatt Culinary Challenge was conceptualized as a unique event that will bring together individuals from the corporate realm on a common platform where they could showcase their culinary expertise and passion for food in an interactive culinary event. Each participant was paired with a child participant from Prayag Charitable Trust NGO to create a participant choice recipe to be adjudged by a panel of distinguished judges from the culinary sphere.











Speaking on the occasion, Harleen Mehta, VP, Sales Operations, Hyatt India said, “Hyatt hotels around the world are recognized for their innovation, creativity and strong focus on Food and Beverage.  The objective behind running the Hyatt Culinary Challenge was to give a wider audience across India the opportunity to engage with Hyatt as a brand by participating in ‘people cooking for people’.  The overwhelming response that we have witnessed across the cities, over the past years, has been truly encouraging and we look forward to another wonderful edition.”

“We were thrilled to host the fifth edition of Hyatt Culinary Challenge and savoured some unique and exquisite dishes prepared by the wonderful participants”, says, Mr. Vishal Mehra, General Manager, Park Hyatt Chennai.

Mr. Tarun Seth, General Manager, Hyatt Regency Chennai, said “The participants from both Park Hyatt Chennai and Hyatt Regency Chennai cooked with dedication and put in a lot of effort for this event. It was indeed great to witness such enthusiasm.”

The preliminary runners up and winners at each city were awarded a stay at various Hyatt Hotels across India and the winner has been invited to participate in the Grand Finale at Park Hyatt Hyderabad on 2nd December 2018. The winner from the finale will win 3 nights and 4 days with airfare for two at Hyatt Centric Times Square, New York. There’s something for the runner-up as well, 3 nights and 4 days with airfare for two at Hyatt Centric, Candolim Goa.

At Park Hyatt Chennai the participants created a myriad of family style recipes ranging from Forest Salty-Sweety Chicken with Seasonal fruits toroyal traditional dish from the palaces of Rajasthan, Dal Bati Churma and the delectable Kerala Toddy Shop Crab Roast. It was truly an indulgent experience and Mr. Michel Banderly who prepared Coquilles a'l'ancienne was adjudged winner and will represent Chennai in the finale.

Follow the latest updates on #CookWithHyatt

Dishes prepared by Participants 
·         Rachid Sahli - Forest Salty-Sweety Chicken with Seasonal Fruits
·         Arti Bagdy – Dal Bati Churma ( runners up)
·         Karin Stoll - Käspätzle (Spätzle/Homemade Pasta with Cheese)
·         Shamil Bicha - Kallu Shop Crab Roast (Kerala Toddy Shop Crab Roast)
·         D. Manohar Devadoss - Madurai Kodhu Chicken
·         Manikandan Thangarathinam - Country Fish Curry
·         Michel Banderly - Coquilles a'l'ancienne ( winner)
·         Vicky Menon – Allepey Fish Curry and Rice

About Park Hyatt Chennai - Park Hyatt Chennai is the 30th hotel in the global collection of Park Hyatt and features 201 luxurious guestrooms, including 20 indulgent suites, all thoughtfully designed to create an inviting environment and contribute to the understated sophistication of the hotel. The hotel embraces the serenity of the surrounding Guindy National Park with the elegant and chic interiors creating a unique, luxuriant and calming ambience. The theatrical dining destination, spanning over seven levels of culinary delights, The Flying Elephant, has already won the heart of the city. From The Dining Room, the all-day dining restaurant authentic South Indian cuisine and our signature Western fare is plated. The Apartment, has since housed many experiential meetings & events, within its unique residential style banqueting spaces. Antahpura Spa offers indulgent treatment rooms and spacious wet areas interwoven with custom-made services enabling you to delve deep within your inner sanctum.

Recent Accolades
2018 Best Hotel Spa – Antahpura Spa  – FHRAI – The Federation of Hotel and Restaurant Associations of India
2018 Best Bar Food - The Flying Elephant – India Nightlife Convention and Awards
2018 Best Bar For Wines - The Flying Elephant – India Nightlife Convention and Awards
2018 Best Bar In A Hotel - The Flying Elephant – India Nightlife Convention and Awards
2018 Best Ambience - The Flying Elephant - Travel+Leisure India Delicious Food Awards
2018 Best Hotel Spa - Metro - Antahpura Spa - Indian Salon and Wellness Awards
2018 Best Global Premium Dine -The Flying Elephant - Times  Food Awards
2017 Best Luxury Spa(Hotel) - Antahpura Spa - GeoSpa AsiaSpa India Awards
2017 Best Luxury Business Hotel -  Travel+Leisure India Best Awards