Veteran Tamil filmmaker K. Balachander will Dec 1 be felicitated here with a lifetime achievement award for his contribution to cinema by Raindropss, a youth-based social organisation.  

Jackie Shroff roped in for 'C/O Footpath 2'

Jackie Shroff roped in for 'C/O Footpath 2'

Bollywood actor Jackie Shroff will feature in upcoming Kannada drama "C/O Footpath 2", a follow-up to the 2006 film "C/O Footpath".  

Set design helps develop characters: Vinod Guruji

Set design helps develop characters: Vinod Guruji

Renowned art director Vinod Guruji, who has been associated with films such as "Dhoom" and "Dhoom 2", says set design helps in the narration of a story as well as development of characters in a film.  

'Attarintiki Daaredhi' completes 50 days, makers jubilant

'Attarintiki Daaredhi' completes 50 days, makers jubilant

Pawan Kalyan-starrer Telugu action-drama "Attarintiki Daaredhi" Friday completed a 50-day run at the box office. Its producer B.V.S.N Prasad has thanked audiences for making the film a huge hit.  

'Kochadaiiyaan' slated to release Jan 10, 2014

'Kochadaiiyaan' slated to release Jan 10, 2014

Superstar Rajinikanth-starrer "Kochadaiiyaan" is readying for theatrical release Jan 10, 2014, while its music is likely to be unveiled in December, based on the availability of its composer A.R. Rahman.  

Filmmaker Puri's son to play young Balakrishna

Filmmaker Puri's son to play young Balakrishna

Child actor Puri Akash, son of filmmaker Puri Jagannadh, will essay the role of young Nandamuri Balakrishna in upcoming Telugu political-drama "Legend", slated to release next year.  

Balasubrahmanyam's special song USP of 'Preminchali'

Balasubrahmanyam's special song USP of 'Preminchali'

Legendary singer S.P. Balasubrahmanyam has crooned a special song for upcoming romantic-drama "Preminchali", the dubbed Telugu version of recent Tamil release "Aadhalal Kadhal Seiveer". Producer Suresh Kondeti says the song will be a highlight of the film.  

Nothing controversial in 'Ravana Desam': Ajay Nuthakki

Nothing controversial in 'Ravana Desam': Ajay Nuthakki

Debutant director Ajay Nuthakki has reinforced that there is absolutely nothing controversial in the forthcoming bilingual Tamil-Telugu political-drama "Ravana Desam", which is based on the refugees missing during the 2009 civil war in Sri Lanka.