"Akhil took the onlookers by surprise by driving the auto in the heart of the city. He made trips with passengers and donated the money along with everything else raised as part of the event to the boy's family," a source close to the actor said. Scores of fans gathered at the event to catch a glimpse of the young actor
Kamal Haasan, 61, addressed Harvard students and said he objects to censorship but has no issues with certification, which should be there like a "statutory warning." He also noted that 'Censor Board' is a misnomer: "First, I would like to clarify that the battle against censor is in a progressive state"
"However, she won't be portrayed like how usually ghosts are showcased in southern cinema. This will be a much refined character which was originally offered to Prakash Raj, who couldn't take it up due to prior commitments," said a source from the sets of Rudraksha. The film will be directed by Krishna Vamsi
When Rajamouli was asked about the film's release, he said: "It's too early to say certainly when we plan to release the film. But, we hope to release it by the end of this year or early next year." The second part will also be distributed by filmmaker Karan Johar in Hindi
"It has come to my knowledge that someone who claims to be me is on Twitter. It's a fake profile. I request my colleagues and fans to stop following and replying to the profile," Lakshmi said in a video message. Lakshmi is currently awaiting the release of her Tamil film Miruthan
"We grow up watching films by the greats. Like Kamal sir, Rajini sir, Mani sir. All these greats come together to support a film like ours. They have made it big. The film is a very small film but, their wishes and support have made this film into a very big film," said Vetrimaaran
"My character is quite serious and there's a story behind his behaviour, which explains why he is the way he is. His past has shaped the way he is today," says Rana Daggubati. The movie is a remake of the Malyalam hit Bangalore Days and has a multi-star cast of Arya, Bobby Simhaa, Sridivya, Samantha, Parvathy and Lakshmi Rai
"What is controversial about homosexuality?. My film does not have a single scene where gay men are shown even holding hands. The film is basically about the struggles of homosexual men in society in different stages of life," Mr Devmani, an ayurvedic doctor-turned filmmaker said
The Thrissur-based Task Force sent a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently demanding action against the producer, director and camera man of the film, and the owner and mahout of the elephant. Baahubali 2 is the sequel to last year's multilingual blockbluster Baahubali directed by S S Rajamouli
"I have never seen a movie like 'Visaaranai' in Tamil. This will be one of the best movies in world cinema," Rajinikanth posted on Twitter. His colleague Kamal Haasan wrote, "I thank Balu Mahendra for inspiring Vetrimaaran towards good cinema. Watched Visaranai with awe"
"Important scenes between Rajinikanth and Radhika, besides some action sequences will be shot in this schedule that will go on for nearly three weeks in Malaysia," a source from the film's unit told IANS. The film is loosely based on the life of a real-life don
"Extending the world of Baahubali beyond movies allows us to reach larger audiences and that is really exciting for me. We are happy to be collaborating with Graphic India, who I believe have the best knowledge and experience in this space," said Baahubali director SS Rajamouli