The first schedule of Mani Ratnam’s dream project Ponniyin Selvan has been successfully completed. It is said that Vikram and Aishwarya Rai are likely to join the team in the next schedule. Meanwhile, Jayam’ Ravi who plays the titular role in the film will begin shooting for Ahmed’s Janaganamana’soon and Karthi is also planning to start shooting for his next… Continue reading "Jayam Ravi, Karthi take break from Ponniyin Selvan"
With Karthi’s Deepavali release Kaithi hitting online streaming platform within one month of theatrical release, the film’s makers are happy, while theatre owners have expressed disappointment. Producer SR Prabhu tweeted: “I see lot of genuine concerns over the 30 day window for films in OTT while running successfully in BO. Theatrical audience will reduce eventually if we continue this trend!?… Continue reading "Kaithi online release: Producer, fans happy; theatre owners disappointed"
Jeethu Joseph’s upcoming film, which sees Karthi and Jyotika share screen space for the first time, has been titled Thambi. The first look of the film was unveiled by Suriya on Twitter. It may be recalled that the same title has earlier been used for Madhavan’s 2006 film with Seeman. Meanwhile, interesting details have emerged about the new Thambi. While… Continue reading "Karthi’s shocking role in Thambi with Jyothika revealed"
Karthi’s Deepavali release Kaithi, directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj, is doing wonders at the box office. Kaithi opened to a massive and overwhelming response at the box office on this Diwali weekend. According to trade reports, the film has collected Rs 100 crore, becoming the first film of the actor to do so. The film, a thriller that takes place in… Continue reading "Karthi enters Rs 100 crore club with Kaithi"
It is said that Thambi is the chosen title for Karthi and Jyotika’s soon to be released film directed by Papanasam filmmaker Jeethu Joseph. Produced by Viacom 18 Studios and Parallel Minds, the film also has Sathyaraj, Nikhila Vimal, and Ammu Abhirami in pivotal characters. Karthi’s Kaithi’s success has upped the expectation levels for Karthi’s next, which will be a… Continue reading "Karthi, Jyothika in Thambi?"
Karthi has come out with a thanks message to all those who supported his Deepavali release Kaithi, with the movie emerging a blockbuster and crossing the Rs 50 crore mark in box-office collections. In a post, he said, ““I don’t know if I can thank you all enough for the amount of love and appreciation you have given for #Kaithi… Continue reading "Karthi thanks all as Kaithi emerges blockbuster"
With their Kaithi going great guns in the box-office besides winning rave reviews, Karthi and director Lokesh Kanagaraj havve decided to join hands once again, this time for the film’s sequel. Speaking to reporters in Chennai, Karthi revealed that talks for a sequel to Kaithi are well underway. “Lokesh called me just last night and asked for just 30 days… Continue reading "Karthi, Lokesh Kanagaraj to reunite for Kaithi sequel"
It has been officially confirmed that both Vijay’s Bigil and Karthi’s Kaithi are releasing on October 25. SR Prabhu, the producer of Kaithi, has been giving strong response to Vijay fans who have been trolling him. A Twitter user asked why Prabhu has been degrading Vijay in all his movies (Aruvi had an one liner trolling the choice of Vijay… Continue reading "Kaithi producer’s war of words with Vijay fans"
Kollywood box-office is all set to witness an all out battle between Vijay-starrer Bigil and Karthi-starrer Kaithi, as both films will hit the screens on December 25. Originally slated to be released on Deepavali day (December 27), both these films have been now advanced to cash in on the festival weekend craze. As both the films are scheduled to release… Continue reading "Big battle in box-office: Both Bigil, Kaithi to hit screens on Oct 25"
Karthi, who is awaiting the release of Lokesh Kanagaraj’s Kaithi, is presently shooting for Sulthan. Directed by Bakkiyaraj Kannan, the film is produced by Dream Warrior Pictures and marks Rashmika Mandanna’s foray into Kollywood. Recently a group protested against team Sultan as they think that the film projects Tipu Sultan in a bad light. The slogans raised by the group… Continue reading "Karthi’s Sultan: Whose story is that?"