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Mohanlal’s ‘Monster’ Wraps Up Its 55 Days Shoot

Mohanlal- Vysakh film ‘Monster’ is one of the highly anticipated ventures to happen this year and recently the makers have announced the shooting wrap-up of the film. The ‘Monster’ team shared a picture from the set announcing the 55 days shoot wrap-up of the Mohanlal starrer ‘Monster’. The assistant editor Shafeeque Vb, took to his official Instagram handle to share a picture from the sets of ‘Monster’. Sharing the pictures, Shafeeque penned a note that read, “Glorious 55 days of shoot with Lalettan, Thank you Vysakh sir. Thank you Shameer Muhammed.” View this post on Instagram A post shared by ShafeeQue Vb (@shafeeque_vb) Mohanlal’s previous outing with the renowned director Vysakh was for the action-drama movie ‘Pulimurugan’ and the film was a humongous hit during the time, collecting over 100 crores in the box office. As the Mohanlal- Vysakh duo is making its comeback for the second time,…

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Dulquer Salmaan Tests Covid-19 Positive

Actor Dulquer Salmaan on Thursday (January 20) said that he has tested positive for coronavirus with mild symptoms. The 35-year-old actor’s diagnosis comes days after his superstar father Mammootty also tested positive for COVID-19. Dulquer Salmaan posted a brief statement on his official social media handles to share the news and said that he has started isolating at his residence. “I have just tested positive for Covid19. I’m isolating at home and have mild flu symptoms but (I) am otherwise ok. People who were in close contact with me during the shoots over the last few days, please isolate and test if you notice symptoms (sic),” the Kurup star wrote. Mammootty shared the news of his Covid-19 diagnosis on January 16, saying that he contracted the virus despite taking precautions. On Thursday, India logged 3,17,532 new coronavirus infections, taking the total tally of COVID-19…

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Anna Ben Tests Covid-19 Positive

Actress Anna Ben has tested positive for Covid- 19. The ‘Helen’ actress took to her official Instagram handle mentioning that she got tested positive for Covid and is having all of the symptoms except the loss of smell. The actress also advised those persons who have come in contact with her to get tested. “Tested positive for Covid with all the symptoms except the loss of smell. Whoever came in contact with me please get tested and I hope you are safe. In-home quarantine at the moment.”, reads her Instagram story post. The actress also attached a funny P.S note saying that she dodged getting Covid for two years but finally it got her. Meanwhile, Anna Ben’s upcoming Tovino Thomas starrer film ‘Naaradan’, which was scheduled as a theatrical release on January 27th, 2022, was postponed due to the surge in Covid- 19 cases. Seems like…

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Nyla Usha Shares Heartwarming Note As She Wraps Up The Shoot Of Joshiy’s ‘Paappan’

Nyla Usha, who has roped in to play a pivotal role in filmmaker Joshiy’s upcoming movie ‘Paappan’ has penned a happy note, as she wrapped up the shoot. The actress had previously worked with Joshiy in the film ‘Porinju Mariam Jose’, and ‘Paappan’ marks her reunion with the filmmaker. Nyla Usha shared a priceless picture with Joshiy and also shared a heartwarming note about the rapport she shares with the master filmmaker. “That’s one of my happiest moments captured. Joshiy Sir♥️. Thank You for all the love. For giving me another chance to watch you create your art up close. How you tirelessly sit through day and night to bring shots to perfection. How you appreciate and make every single actor feel that their contribution counts. Your energy is contagious,” Nyla Usha said in her note. She further added an update about the film. “And here’s some update…

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Keerthy Suresh Tests Negative For Covid-19

National Award winning actress Keerthy Suresh can finally breathe a sigh of relief. The actress, who had contracted Covid-19, has tested negative for the novel coronavirus. Keerthy shared this good news with her followers on Twitter today (January 18). The actress posted a series of happy selfies while sharing her health update. Keerthy flashed her million-dollar smile as she posed for happy photos. As she informed her fans and loved ones about her health update, the actress also thanked them for their love and prayers. “‘Negative’ can mean a positive thing these days. Grateful for all your love and prayers, hope you had a lovely Pongal and Sankaranthi!,” she wrote on Twitter. Keerthy opted for a yellow kurti and completed her look by letting her hair loose and applying a bindi on her forehead. If you haven’t seen the actress’ tweet yet, take a look…

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Music Director Alleppey Ranganath Dies At 73

The renowned Malayalam music director- lyricist Alleppey Ranganath passes away at the age of 73 on Sunday night. He was undergoing treatment at Kottayam Medical College as he was tested positive for Covid- 19 and had respiratory issues. Having composed over 2000 songs in both Malayalam and Tamil, including devotional songs, he bagged this year’s ‘Harivarasanam award’. Ranganath also has learned classical music and Bharatanatyam and his wife B Rajasri is a classical dancer and teacher. Alleppey Ranganath made his debut as the music director for the film ‘Jesus’ which was released in the year 1973 and was directed by P.A Thomas. Ranganath composed the song ‘Gaagulthaa Malakale’ in the movie ‘Jesus’. Alleppey Ranganath has composed music for over 25 movies and most of his songs were sung by the legendary singer K.J Yesudas. He has composed music for films such as ‘Principal Olivil’, ‘Mamalakalkkappurath’, ‘Pappan Priyappetta Pappan’, ‘Aarante Mulla…

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Megastar Mammootty Tests COVID-19 Positive

Megastar Mammootty has reportedly tested positive for COVID-19. According to the reports, the superstar experienced a few symptoms, including a mild cold and sore throat on Saturday (Jan 15) evening and took a Covid test and the results came back positive. The 70-year-old actor is reportedly in good health, and is in home isolation, since he has no other complications. More details regarding the same are awaited. Mammootty was filming for his ambitious upcoming project tentatively titled ‘CBI 5’ in Kochi. The shoot of the film has been temporarily suspended for two weeks, owing to the current scenario of Mammootty testing positive for COVID-19. ‘CBI5’ is one of the most awaited upcoming films of Mammootty. The upcoming movie marks the fifth installment of the popular investigative series. Director K Madhu and writer SN Swamy, who had worked for the previous installments of the franchise – ‘Oru…

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‘Paappan’ First Look Motion Poster

On Makar Sankranti, makers of Suresh Gopi starrer ‘Paappan’ treated the cinephiles with the first look motion poster from the film. Pan-Indian star Dulquer Salmaan launched the motion poster through his social media handle. “Presenting to you the first look motion poster of #Paappan. Wishing Sureshettan, Joshiy uncle & team only the very best. Can’t wait for you guys to watch it. #Paappan,” Dulquer Salmaan said, launching the first look motion poster. Superstar Suresh Gopi too was excited about the first look motion poster. “#Paappan First Look Motion Poster. Alongside Master Craftsman #Joshiy! 🙏🏼,” the star penned, sharing the poster.The motion poster gives a glimpse into the character Paappan, played by Suresh Gopi. Seems like the Suresh Gopi – Joshiy magic is back! ‘Paappan’ marks the reunion of Suresh Gopi and Joshiy after a while, and as their previous collaborations have created blockbusters including ‘Lelam’, ‘Pathram’, and ‘Vazhunnor’,…

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 Lakshmi Manchu Tests Negative For Covid- 19

Actress Lakshmi Manchu has tested negative for Covid- 19. The actress recently took to her official Instagram handle and shared a video post on her Instagram feed announcing the same. Sharing the post, Lakshmi Manchu penned a delightful note that read, “Best news ever #out of quarantine #Covid negative”. “Hello everyone, I wish you all a very good morning. I have some updates. I am negative!” Lakshmi Manchu said in her latest video post. The post was soon flooded with comments from her fans who were all relieved and delighted to hear the news. The actress also shared an Instagram story on the same with a note that read, “Reunited and it feels so good.” View this post on Instagram A post shared by Lakshmi Manchu (@lakshmimanchu) Actress Lakshmi Manchu contracted Covid- 19 on January 6 2022 and went to self-quarantine, following proper medical guidance. The…

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Dulquer Salmaan’s ‘Salute’ Release Date Postponed

Dulquer Salmaan-starrer Salute, which was scheduled to hit the theatres on January 14, has been postponed. The decision was made in view of the increasing number of Covid-19 and Omicron cases across India. Salute is directed by Rosshan Andrrews and marks Diana Penty’s Malayalam debut. The trailer of Salute showed Dulquer Salmaan trying to solve a crime as SI Aravind Karunakaran. Fans have been eagerly waiting for the film, but they have to wait a little longer. The makers have now postponed its release. Taking to Instagram, Dulquer Salmaan announced, “We at Wayfarer films are bound to show social responsibility ahead of our personal interests. Just like all of you, we were most excited and eagerly awaiting our next release (sic).” He added, “Owing to recent developments and the spike in Covid-19 and Omicron cases, we have taken the difficult decision to postpone the…

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Bhavana Menon On Her Alleged Sexual Assault Case: ‘My Identity Have Been Suppressed’

Five years after she was allegedly abducted and sexually assaulted in Kerala, Malayalam actor Bhavana Menon, on Monday, took to social media to speak about the humiliation she has faced over the years. “This has not been an easy journey. The journey from being a victim to becoming a survivor. For 5 years now, my name and my identity have been suppressed under the weight of the assault inflicted on me. Though I am not the one who has committed the crime, there have been many attempts to humiliate, silence and isolate me. But at such times I have had some who stepped forward to keep my voice alive,” she wrote on Instagram. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Bhavana Menon 🧚🏻‍♀️ (@bhavzmenon) The attack on Bhavana reportedly took place in 2017 when she was returning to Kochi after a shooting…

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Kerala Police Registers Fresh Case Against Actor Dileep

The Crime Branch wing of Kerala police on Sunday registered a case against actor Dileep and five others for allegedly threatening investigation officers in the sexual assault case of an actress in which he is also an accused. The Crime Branch registered the case on a complaint filed by an investigating officer based on a purported audio clip of Dileep, which was released by a TV channel recently in which the actor was heard conspiring to attack the officials. Sources also said that director Balachandra Kumar, who had recently made some startling revelations against Dileep in the actress assault case through media, had also given some corroborative statements to the Crime Branch. The actor and five others were booked under various provisions of the Indian Penal Code, including Sections 116 (abetment), 118 (concealing design to commit offense), 120B (criminal conspiracy), 506 (criminal intimidation), and 34 (criminal…

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Karan Johar On Tovino Thomas’s ‘Minnal Murali’: ‘Was A Superhero Film’

Actor Tovino Thomas is certainly going places with the humongous success of his ‘Nadan’ superhero film ‘Minnal Murali’. The actor is getting appreciation from every nook and corner and recently the renowned Bollywood director Karan Johar heaped praise for the film ‘Minnal Murali’. Director Karan Johar shared a personal Whatsapp message to the ‘Minnal Murali’ actor Tovino Thomas saying that he really loved the movie. Actor Tovino Thomas shared the screenshot of Karan Johar’s Whatsapp message and the message read, “Hey Tovino! I finally got the opportunity to watch Minnal Murali last night and had so much fun! So smartly made and keeping the entertainment quotient right through! Was a clutter breaker superhero film! And of course, you were incredible! Congratulations! Such a joy!” Karan Johar ended the note with a loving hearts emoji. Sharing the screenshot of Karan Johar’s appreciation post on the Instagram handle, Tovino Thomas penned a…

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‘Bro Daddy’: Kalyani Priyadarshan To Play Anna

Movie buffs are riding high on Prithviraj Sukumaran’s second directorial venture ‘Bro Daddy’. Recently the actor took to his Instagram handle to release the character look poster from the film featuring actress Kalyani Priyadarshan as the character Anna. The post was soon flooded with comments from fans who were all the way excited to see an update from the movie. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Prithviraj Sukumaran (@therealprithvi) Previously the makers released the character look poster for actress Meena, who is playing the role of ‘Annamma’ in ‘Bro Daddy’. With all these exciting updates made on the film by the makers, ‘Bro Daddy’ is expected to release soon. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Prithviraj Sukumaran (@therealprithvi) The teaser for ‘Bro Daddy’ which was released the last day promised a complete fun entertainer and had nuances on the comeback of…

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Shibla Fara Shares An Update About Her Upcoming Movie ‘The Third Murder’

Actress Shibla Fara who made her debut in the Malayalam courtroom drama film ‘ Kakshi: Amminippilla’ is all set for her upcoming thriller movie which is titled ‘The Third Murder’. Reminiscent of a novel title of one of Agatha Christie’s works, the title ‘The Third Murder’ seems interesting and the film is touted as an edge-of-the-seat thriller. The makers announced the pooja function of the film and the actress Shibla Fara took to her official Instagram handle and announced the same. By sharing the post, the actress penned a note that read: “ The Third Murder….!! See you at the cinema, that’s where we belong right”. Soon the post was flooded with comments from fans who were all excited to see the actress sharing an exciting update on the thriller film. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Fara Shibla (@shiblafara) The film ‘The…

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Coming Soon: First look of Mohanlal from ‘Bro Daddy’ unveiled

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India]: Malayalam superstar Mohanlal, on Wednesday, treated fans with his first look from his film ‘Bro Daddy’. The poster features decked-up Mohanlal and Prithviraj Sukumaran standing on the staircase. Sharing the poster, Mohanlal wrote, “Here is the official first look poster of #BroDaddy #ComingSoon.” Mohanlal’s look has received huge praises from the netizens. “Killer look,” a fan commented. “Super hot. Love this look,” another one wrote. ‘Bro Daddy’ is Prithviraj Sukumaran’s second directorial. The movie will be out on Disney+Hotstar. Meena, Kalyani Priyadarshan, Unni Mukundan, Lalu Alex, Murali Gopy, Kaniha, and Soubin Shahir are also a part of ‘Bro Daddy’.

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‘Bro Daddy’ Subtitles Done, First Look To Be Out Today

Prithviraj Sukumaran’s second directorial ‘Bro Daddy’ has almost completed its post-production process. The makers had recently wrapped up the subtitling process for the film. Vivek Ranjit, who has done the subtitles for the film, confirmed the same. “#BroDaddy subtitles done! As always, such a pleasure to work for you, Rajuetta! @therealprithvi Thank you again for your amazing inputs! Had so much fun watching @mohanlal sir & you having a blast together in the film while subtitling, and I believe everyone else will, too. Can’t wait for the world to watch the film! So happy and proud to be a part! 😍😍😍 #BroDaddy #Subtitles #Mohanlal #Prithviraj #PrithvirajSukumaran,” Vivek Ranjit said in his social media post. Meanwhile, Prithviraj Sukumaran has also announced that the official first look poster of the film will be arriving on Wednesday (Dec 29) at 4 pm. The makers had earlier launched a title poster…

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Kailas Menon Opens Up On The Telugu Remake Of ‘Theevandi’

Actor Tovino Thomas is on cloud nine with all the praises that he got from playing the ‘Nadan- Superhero’ in his recently released movie ‘Minnal Murali’ directed by Basil Joseph. Previously there have been talks on the Telugu remake of Tovino Thomas’s film ‘Theevandi’ but there hasn’t been any official confirmation yet. The reports said that the Telugu remake will be titled ‘Pogabandi’ and the main role which was originally played by actor Tovino Thomas will be reprised by the Telugu actor Surya Tej. The music of the original film ‘Theevandi’ was composed by the most renowned composer Kailas Menon and he will be composing music for the Telugu remake too. Recently in an interview, Kailas Menon opened up on the Telugu remake of ‘Theevandi’. When asked about the future projects of the ‘Jeevamshamayi’ fame Kailas Menon, he replied: “ I have several upcoming projects in the pipeline…

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Ranjini Jose Pens Heartfelt Note Remembering Her Late Grandma

Popular playback singer Ranjini Jose has penned a heartfelt note, remembering her late grandma. It has been a year since her grandma’s demise and Ranjini has poured out her heart in the note. “A year of demise it is today… Ammachi was always my pet as I was hers. Someone who made the best food in the world, showered me with all her love. And as her only grandchild, I hogged all that unapologetically. She showed tremendous strength through any turmoil and was always there for our family as the strongest pillar. I never knew how much I would miss someone until she actually left us. It was so sudden and on the day after Christmas, which left me in shock. But she left in peace and happiness and I know she’s around me every turn of the way. Through all tests and turbulations I feel her…

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‘Saudi Vellakka’ First Look Poster Out

After the humongous success of the crime-thriller film ‘Operation Java’, director Tharun Moorthy is back with his next which is titled ‘Saudi Vellakka CC225/200’. Now the makers have released an exciting first look poster for the film and the director Tharun Moorthy took to his official Instagram handle to share the poster. Actor Dileep also shared the first look poster on his Instagram page and penned a note that read: “ All the very best Tharun Moorthy, SandipSenan”. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Dileep (@dileepactor) Actor Asif Ali shared the first look poster on his Instagram feed and conveyed his wishes to the director. Actress Navya Nair also extended her support for the makers of ‘Saudi Vellakka’ by sharing the poster on her Instagram handle. From the looks of the poster, it could be said that the story of the film will be told from each character’s perspective…

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Mohanlal Wishes Fans Merry Christmas

It’s Christmas and social media platforms are filled with wishes from celebrities, politicians and netizens. Mahesh Babu, Mohanlal, Karthi and several other stars from different industries took to Twitter to convey their Christmas wishes to fans. This year, Christmas celebrations have been low-key due to the outbreak of the Omicron variant of the novel coronavirus. Christmas is celebrated across the globe on December 25. For the past two years, Christmas celebrations have taken a backseat due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Celebrities and people are using social media platforms to wish their near and dear ones. Malayalam superstar Mohanlal wished his fans and wrote, “Merry Christmas #MerryChristmas (sic),” with a Christmas tree emoji. Karthi, Rahul Ravindran, composer Thaman and several other celebrities to their respective social media pages to wish everyone a Happy Christmas. India is seeing a surge in Omicron cases and hence the government…

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‘Asthra’: Amith Chakkalakkal To Play A Circle Inspector

Actor Amith Chakkalakkal will soon be playing a circle inspector in the upcoming crime investigation movie ‘Asthra’, directed by Azad Alavil. Suhasini Kumaran and Renu Sounder play the lead female characters in the movie, scripted by Vinu K Mohan and Jiju Raj. The movie’s switch-on function was recently held at Sulthan Bethery in Wayanad. Director Azad says, “Amith’s character is Joshy Mathew, and we have given him a new, clean-shaven look for the movie. This was a subject that we wanted to do immediately in a foggy December, in the backdrop of Wayanad. We spoke to him in November and as he liked the character, he immediately agreed to do the film.” The movie has an out-and-out suspense feel to it, reveals the filmmaker. “We will also be shooting a song for it, abroad. We haven’t fixed the location yet,” he says. Suhasini Kumaran plays the daughter of a tribal head in…

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Dulquer Salmaan’s ‘Salute’ To Hit Theatres In January 2022

Dulquer Salmaan-starrer ‘Salute’ has got a release date. On Wednesday, the Malayalam star announced that the film will arrive in theatres on January 14, 2022. “Another one! Aravind Karunakaran is on a mission!! Salute…releasing in theaters worldwide on January 14, 2022,” he posted on Instagram. Dulquer also unveiled a new poster of the film, which shows him as an intense cop who is on a mission. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Dulquer Salmaan (@dqsalmaan) Rosshan Andrrews has directed the project. ‘Salute’ also features Diana Penty, Manoj K. Jayan, Saniya Iyappan, Lakshmi Gopalaswamy, Saikumar and Ganapathi S Poduval.

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Tovino Thomas: ”Minnal Murali’ Will Be The Biggest Movie Of My Career’

South star Tovino Thomas is extremely excited for his superhero movie titled ‘Minal Murali’. He feels it will be the biggest movie of his career. “Minnal Murali will be the biggest movie of my career considering the scale of the movie and the budget involved. That budget was essential to making this movie because, for a movie that’s two hours and a few minutes long, we shot for 110 days and packed up on the 111th day. So if we have shot for 110 days, one can understand how much content would be there. And in terms of challenges playing the role, it was really fulfilling to pull off 4 different looks in the film and play a character that has a crazy journey from being a common man to a superhero. Getting a team that was 100% committed to bringing out the best…

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Ahaana Krishna On Wrapping Up Kashmir Vacation: ‘See You Again’

Ahead of 2021 coming to an end, Ahaana Krishna jetted off to Kashmir for a vacation. The gorgeous actress has now wrapped up the vacation and has shared some magical moments from the trip with her social media family. “It’s time to leave Kashmir, with so many memories frozen in my heart and mind. ( pun intended ❄️ ) My favourite part about travelling ( apart from food obv ) is that feeling of wanting to come back when you’re about to leave. That’s when you know that you did it absolutely right. On that note, see you again Kashmir ✨,” Ahaana Krishna said, as she bid farewell to the paradise on earth. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Ahaana Krishna (@ahaana_krishna) “Wished SO badly to see SNOWFALL. Thankfully , Nature Obliged. ✨❄️♥️ #Magical ✨,” Ahaana Krishna said, sharing pictures of her experiencing the snow fall for the…

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‘Naradhan’ First Look Poster Out, To Release On January 27

After the super hit films ‘Mayanadi’ and ‘Virus’, actor Tovino Thomas is teaming up with the most renowned director Aashiq Abu for the next film titled ‘Naradhan’. Recently the makers released the first look poster for the film featuring actor Tovino Thomas in a tough and gritty look. The film is touted as a thriller and the script for ‘Naradhan’ is penned down by the writer Unni R., who is famous for writing scripts for the films, ‘Charlie’, ‘Chaappa Kurish’, ‘Munnariyippu’ etc. As per the reports, the plot for the film revolves around new-age news media in modern India. Actress Anna Ben will be essaying a major female lead in the film ‘Naradhan’. The film is set to release worldwide on January 27. ‘Naradhan’ has a huge star-studded cast list that includes actors Sharaf U Dheen, Indrans, Jaffar Idukki, Vijayaraghavan, Joy Mathew, Renji Panicker, Raghunath Paleri, Jayaraj Warrier, etc. The music…

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‘Thuramukham’ To Release On January 20

Rajeev Ravi’s ambitious movie ‘Thuramukham’ featuring Nivin Pauly in the lead, is finally heading to the theatres! Nivin Pauly took to his social media handle to announce the release date. The makers have slated the film for release on January 20, 2022. The film has been on hold for over a year due to the pandemic. The team had earlier planned for a Christmas release, on December 24, 2021, however, they have pushed the release further. “People’s voice cannot be silenced! The rebellion is set to begin. Thuramukham, releasing on January 20, 2022 in theatres near you,” Nivin Pauly said, sharing a glimpse from the film. Helmed by Rajeev Ravi, ‘Thuramukham’ is based on the ‘Chappa’ system, a primitive ‘work guarantee’ scheme practiced in Cochin harbour during the 1950s. According to the system, copper coins known as ‘Chappa’ would be thrown at the workers waiting for…

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‘Declaration’: Kunchacko Boban To Reunite With Mahesh Narayanan

Kunchacko Boban is all set to reunite with ‘Take Off’ director Mahesh Narayanan for an upcoming film titled ‘Ariyippu (Declaration)’. In his latest social media post, Kunchacko Boban confirmed that he is reuniting with Mahesh Narayanan. The actor shared a photo of the script, and made the announcement . The upcoming film is also scripted by Mahesh Narayanan. Sanu John Varghese has roped in as the cinematographer for ‘Declaration’. “……… ‘അറിയിപ്പ്’……. “DECLARATION” Mahesh Narayanan Sanu John Varghese Kunchacko Boban Shebin Backer,” Kunchacko Boban penned, sharing the photo of the script. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Kunchacko Boban (@kunchacks) Actors Soubin Shahir, Farhaan Faasil, and Prasanth Alex extended their wishes for the actor. Meanwhile, Kunchacko Boban is currently filming for ‘Pakalum Pathiraavum’, helmed by Ajai Vasudev. Kunchacko Boban and Rajisha Vijayan will be playing the lead roles in the upcoming film. The movie went on floors earlier this month…

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Malavika Jayaram’s Birthday Note For Her Brother Kalidas Jayaram

M-Town’s charming young star Kalidas Jayaram is celebrating his birthday today. He has turned 28 today and birthday celebrations are in full swing. Kalidas Jayaram’s sister Malavika has now penned a note, wishing the birthday boy. And the quirky note is doling out major sibling goals.“Happy Birthday Chimp! Since it’s your special day, here’s a checklist for me: 1. To always stock your bedside table with snacks so that you don’t wake me up in the middle of the night. 2. To have a pen and notepad around just in case you break into one of your cricket theory sessions because I know you will pester me with questions later. 3. To hide my car keys. 4. To run away as fast as I can when I see you come towards me with sweaty clothes. 5. To invent a prototype alarm system to wake you up…

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P Jayachandran Bags J C Daniel Award

Veteran Malayalam playback singer P Jayachandran bags J C Daniel award for 2020 for his immense and praiseworthy contributions to the Malayalam film music industry given by Kerala State Chalachitra Academy. P Jayachandran will receive a citation and a plaque along with a cash amount of Rs 5 Lakh and the award will be presented by Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on December 23 during the function which is planned to be held at the Secretariat Durbar Hall. The playback singer P Jayachandran is the 28th person to grab the J C Daniel award which is said to be the highest film award in Kerala. Actor Manoj K Jayan took to his Instagram handle and posted a picture with P Jayachandran appreciating his win. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Manoj K Jayan (@manojkjayan) P Jayachandran, having made his debut in the Malayalam film industry with the song ‘Oru…

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Indrajith Sukumaran’s Birthday & Wedding Anniversary Wish For Wife Poornima

December 13 is a special day for M-Town’s lovely couple Poornima and Indrajith. Actress Poornima Indrajith is celebrating her birthday today. And she is also celebrating her wedding anniversary with her husband Indrajith. Indrajith has penned a sweet note wishing wifey Poornima on her birthday and their wedding anniversary. “Happy Birthday to you.. 🎂 Happy Anniversary to us..❤️💫 May you be happy and smiling always! And may the coming year convert all your dreams into reality! Thank you for being the person you are, and thank you for these 19 yrs of a rollercoaster ride! Lotsa love and luck to you on this special day.. ❤️✨,” Indrajith Sukumaran penned. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Indrajith Sukumaran (@indrajith_s) Mollywood’s power couple Indrajith Sukumaran and Poornima’s love story is nothing short of a fairy tale. Poornima met her hubby Indrajith Sukumaran, via his mom Mallika Sukumaran. Poornima Indrajith was filming…

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Navya Nair’s ‘Oruthee’ First Look Poster Out

Actress Navya Nair, who has stunned the audience with her magnificent performances is all set to thrill the audience in her upcoming film ‘Oruthee’ which is directed by VK Prakash. Recently the makers released an exciting first look poster for the film ‘Oruthee’ featuring actress Navya Nair. Film Producer- actress Sandra Thomas shared the first look poster through her official Instagram handle and by sharing the post she penned a note that read: “ Extremely glad to be launching the first look poster of VK Prakash Directorial Oruthee starring Navya Nair. Wishing the entire cast and crew of Oruthee all the very best. #OrutheeFirstLook #Oruthee #OrutheeMovie #TheFireInYou #VKP #VKPrakash #BenzyNazar #BenzyProductions #SSureshBabu #NavyaNair #JimshiKhalid #LijoPaul #GopiSundar #ThakaraBand #AlankodeLeelakrishnan”. Actor Vinayakan will be playing a major lead in the film along with Navya Nair. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Sandra Thomas (@sandrathomasofficial) The post was suddenly…

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Malavika Mohanan Congratulates Katrina Kaif & Vicky Kaushal

Actress Malavika Mohanan just had one of the happiest moments in her life, seeing her childhood friend Vicky Kaushal getting married to the love of his life Katrina Kaif. The actress took to her Instagram handle and shared a feed, expressing her happiness. Sharing the feed, Malavika Mohanan penned a note that read: “it’s equally surreal & magical watching your oldest childhood friend get married and boy, what a wedding it was. Congratulations Vicky Kaushal, Katrina Kaif!. May both of you always keep smiling like this”. Recently Malavika Mohanan shared a few pictures as she was seen traveling to Jaipur to attend the wedding which happened at Six Senses Resort, Fort Barwara in Rajasthan. During the Onam celebration this year, actress Malavika Mohanan shared a picture with actor Vicky Kaushal which made a huge buzz on social media, and sharing the post she penned a note that read:” Childhood…

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Mammootty To Do His Next Project With Roby Varghese Raj

The legendary actor Mammootty seems to stop at nothing and is on a roll with announcing ambitious new projects and is now actively participating in the shoot for his upcoming fifth installment of the CBI series which is tentatively titled ‘CBI 5’. According to the recent updates, the actor is said to have signed up for his next project with Roby Varghese Raj who worked as a cinematographer for Mammootty’s previous super hit film ‘The Great Father’. The reports say that it will be the first directorial venture of Roby Varghese Raj and actor Mammootty is said to have been roped in to play a major lead in the movie. Roby Varghese Raj did the cinematography for several films such as ‘Puthiya Niyamam’, ‘Captain’, ‘Thattumpurath Achuthan’, ‘Love Action Drama ’ ‘Vellam’ etc. Mammootty’s film ‘The Great Father’ was written and directed by Haneef Adeni and was released in…

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‘Mike’ First Look Poster Out

John Abraham has launched the first look poster of his upcoming Malayalam production ‘Mike’, which will feature debutant Ranjith Sajeeev and ‘Thanneer Mathan Dinangal’ fame Anaswara Rajan in the lead roles. John Abraham flew down to Kochi and launched the first look poster in an event held on Tuesday (December 07). John Abraham’s home proudction, which had bankrolled for movies including ‘Madras Cafe’, ‘Parmanu’ and ‘Batla House’, is venturing into Malayalam Cinema with ‘Mike’ which is directed by Vishnu Sivaprasad. The production house is also launching a new talent- Ranjith Sajeev through the film. The first look poster featured Ranjith Sajeev and Anaswara Rajan. ‘Mike’ is also bringing the crème de le crème of talent on and off camera. Jinu Joseph, Akshay Radhakrishnan, Abhiram, and Sini Abraham will be seen in some pivotal roles in the movie. The coming-of-age movie is scripted by Ashiq Akbar Ali. Renadive,…

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Lakshmi Manchu Learns Kalaripayattu For ‘Monster’

Lakshmi Manchu who has roped in to play the leading lady in Mohanlal starrer ‘Monster’ is now taking martial arts training. The actress is taking lessons in Kalaripayattu, the martial art and fighting style that originated from Kerala, for the upcoming film. Lakshmi Manchu was thrilled that she is getting to learn something new and shared a glimpse from her training session. “The thrill of learning something new! 😍 Kalaripayattu, the Indian martial art and fighting style that originated in modern-day Kerala. #Kalaripayattu has been recorded as early as 300 BCE. It was also mentioned in the Vadakkan Pattukal ballads written about the Chekavar from the Malabar region of Kerala. For #Monster I have been closely working day n night with @krishnadasvallabhatta garu and his daughter @_kavya_.k_nair_ to learn this art. This is just a sneak peek, stay tuned for more 😉,” the actress penned, sharing the video.…

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Anil Kumbazha On Directing ‘Pallimani’: ‘Filmmaking Was Always In My Heart’

Art director Anil Kumbazha, who has been working in the entertainment industry for over a decade is making his debut as a filmmaker. His maiden directorial titled ‘Pallimani’ will feature Shwetha Menon and Nithya Das in the lead roles. The film also marks Nithya Das’ second innings in M-Town after almost one and a half-decade gap. In an interview, Anil Kumbazha spills the beans about ‘Pallimani’. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Nithya Das (@nityadas_) Anil Kumbazha is calm and composed although, ‘Pallimani’ marks his debut as a director. He hasn’t got cold feet, thanks to filmmakers like Bharathan and Rajeev Anchal, who entered M-Town as art directors and later shifted focus to filmmaking and came out with flying colours! “Although I have been working as an art director for many years, filmmaking was always in my heart. I think art directors are closer to the process of filmmaking,…

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Unni Mukundan’s ‘Meppadiyan’ To Release On January 14

Unni Mukundan starrer ‘Meppadiyan’ is finally heading to the theatres. The Complete Actor -Mohanlal launched the ‘Ayyappa’ song from the film and also announced the release date. The movie is slated for release on January 14, 2022. “Presenting the lyrical video song of Lord Ayyappa from the movie Meppadiyan. Best wishes to dear Unni Mukundan, Vishnu Mohan and team. #Meppadiyan releasing in January 14th, 2022,” Mohanlal said in his social media post. It has been over two years since Unni Mukundan has been waiting for his film ‘Meppadiyan’ and he was elated to finally announce the release date and seems like January 14 holds a huge significance in the actor’s life as well! “Jan 14th, almost a decade back I had given my first shot as an actor and I can’t be any happier to let you all know that this Jan14th, I happily bring to you…

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Dulquer Salmaan Wraps Up Himachal Shoot Schedule

Dulquer Salmaan has wrapped up the 9-day-long schedule of his upcoming movie in Himachal Pradesh and seems like he has fallen in love with the mountains! The charming actor is a wanderlust soul and shared that Himachal was on his bucket list forever. “Goodbye Mountains! Today was a happy day. Ended a 9 day gruelling but equally gratifying shoot schedule. Thermals. Bonfires. Hot chai. Cartoon ear muffs. Vistas. Momos. Hot water buckets. Frozen smiles. Trembling in groups. Maggie. Blurry vision. Pink cheeks. Red noses. Gasping. Conversations like Morse code. Filming. Minus 7. Minus 17. Breath vapour. Drives. Twisties. Monasteries. Conifer. BRO road safety signs. Endless journeys,” Dulquer Salmaan said, in his social media post. He further added, “Himachal you’ve been on my wish list forever. I knew a film would bring me to you. You are more than the words and songs about you. Today was a…

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‘Thuramukham’ Censored With U/A Certificate

‘Thuramukham’ is the most anticipated movie by actor Nivin Pauly directed by the most renowned director Rajeev Ravi and is expected to release on December 24rth. Now a recent update was made on the film ‘Thuramukham’ as the censoring works of the film were completed and passes with a U/A certificate. Writer Gopan Chidambaran will be penning the script for ‘Thuramukham’ and the editing will be done by Ajith Kumar. The music will be done by K Krishna Kumar, whereas Rajeev Ravi will helm the role of the cinematographer for the film. Actress Nimisha Sajayan will be playing a prominent female lead in the film and the rest of the cast includes Indrajith Sukumaran, Poornima Indrajith, Sudev Nair, Arjun Asokan, Darshana Rajendran, Manikandan R. Achari, Joju George, etc. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Sukumar Thekkepat (@sukumarthekkepat) ‘Thuramukham’s core story idea deals with the protests against the…

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Prithviraj Sukumaran To Act In Web Series Based On India’s ‘Biscuit King’ Rajan Pillai

Superstar Prithviraj Sukumaran is all set to act in a new web series based on the life of India’s ‘Biscuit King’ Rajan Pillai. Rajan Pillai was a stakeholder in Britannia Industries. He was charged by Singapore’s Commercial Affairs Department on 22 counts of fraud and breach of trust. He died in custody in Tihar Jail in 1995. Apart from playing the lead role of Pillai, Prithviraj will direct the project. Excited about the show, Prithviraj said, “The existence of light and darkness in human lives has always engaged me as an actor and director and this story has it all: ambition, success, a jet setting lifestyle and then a hubris induced fall that took a man from the zenith of corporate power to the depravity of a prison cell. All this at the age of 47. Even though he passed away in 1995, his…

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Noble Babu Thomas: Janhvi Kapoor Is Amazing At Her Work

Janhvi Kapoor wrapped up the shoot of ‘Mili’, the Hindi remake of the award-winning Malayalam movie ‘Helen’ on Saturday (Nov 27), and the film is moving to the post-production stage soon. Noble Babu Thomas, who was the creative director of ‘Mili’ and also the actor-screenwriter and producer of ‘Helen’, has now shared his experience working for the Bollywood project. In his latest post, Noble Babu Thomas penned, “Helen the movie did take us on a long journey and a never ending one… today Helen has taken a new form – MILI. @janhvikapoor you have been an absolute bliss to work with honestly. You made us all cheer up every time we got stuck with something or the other and made sure the set was lively at all times making everyone laugh (yeah you are funny, I agree now😬😬 ), made sure work was happening (only cz you wanted…

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Nivin Pauly Announces His Next Titled ‘Shekhara Varma Rajavu’, Shares Poster

Nivin Pauly announces his next film which is titled ‘Shekhara Varma Rajavu’, by sharing a post through his official social media handles. Sharing the post Nivin Pauly penned a note that read: “ Announcing our next #ShekharaVarmaRajavu 😍 Joining hands with director @anurajmanohar and writer @yes_ranjith . 😊 Rolling soon…🎥”. Anuraj Manohar will be helming the director’s cap for the upcoming film under the script penned by S Ranjith. Click the link below: https://www.facebook.com/NivinPauly/posts/439203690895744 Nivin Pauly’s recent film was ‘Kanakam Kamini Kalaham’ which was released via the OTT platform and had good to mixed responses from the audience as the film’s comedic approach was new for the audience which resembled director Wes Anderson’s films. The expectation level for the upcoming film ‘Shekhara Varma Rajavu’ is really high as actor Nivin Pauly has a good track record of giving out good content-oriented commercial and critically acclaimed…

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‘Eesho’ Censored With U Certificate

Jayasurya’s most anticipated upcoming movie ‘Eesho’’s censoring works have been completed and gets a clean U certificate. Actor Jayasurya recently took to his social media handles and shared the news on the same. Sharing the post he penned a note that read: “CENSORED U @arunnarayan01 @m.s.nadirshah @robyraj_ @badushanm @nami_tha_ @rahulrajmusic”. Nadirsha, the director of ‘Eesho’, wrote on his Instagram post that read: “ Finally our film ‘Eesho’ could be watched with your family without any cuts or beeps as the censor board passes it with a clean U certificate”. Actress Namitha Pramod, who plays a major female lead in the film, shared the post and penned a note that read: “Censored clean U for our movie Eesho♥️ Yaaay!!! All excited”. The film ‘Eesho’ was met with several controversies over the title of the film. Widespread campaigns were conducted against the film on social media claiming that the…

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‘Keedam’: Vijay Babu Happy To Share Screen Space With Sreenivasan

Recently actor Vijay Babu took to his Instagram page and shared a picture with actor Sreenivasan which was taken at the shooting location of the upcoming movie ‘Keedam’. Sharing the picture the actor penned a heartfelt appreciation note that read: ”So happy to share screen space and some wonderful chat with one of the legends. What dedication at 3 am in the morning at his age ❤️🤗🤗🤗 . @keedammovie @rahulrijinair @rajishavijayan”. The upcoming movie ‘Keedam’ will be directed by Rahul Riji Nair and actress Rajisha Vijayan will be playing a major female lead in the film. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Vijay Babu (@actor_vijaybabu) Previously actor Sreenivasan played a pivotal role in the 2021 Feel-good drama film ‘Mohan Kumar Fans’ which was directed by Jis Joy under the script of the most renowned writers Bobby and Sanjay. As per the reports actor, Sreenivasan has completed the…

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It’s A Wrap For ‘Pathonpatham Noottandu’

Vinayan’s ambitious upcoming film ‘Pathonpatham Noottandu’ has completed shooting. The team wrapped up the shoot pm Tuesday (Nov 23) at Palakkad. They were filming the last schedule. Actor Siju Wilson who has roped in to play the lead character in ‘Pathonpatham Noottandu’, shared a couple of pictures from the sets and announced packup. “Pathonpathaam Noottandu Shoot Packed up today Morning at Palakkad.  Thank You @director_vinayan Sir @gokulam_gopalan_official Sir @director_krishnamoorthy Chettan @shajikumarofficial Chettan @ajayanchalissery Chettan Whole Cast and Crew for making this happen  Thank You everyone for the Support and expectation You have in #PathonpathaamNoottandu   Hope We wont disappoint You (sic),” he shared. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Siju Wilson (@siju_wilson) “We wrapped up the shoot of ‘Pathonpathaam Noottandu’ this morning. Sharing a glimpse of the last shot, which we filmed at 6:30 am. Expressing my gratitude to all the actors, technicians and the entire team…

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Soubin Shahir, Urvashi To Collaborate For ‘Oru Policekaarante Maranam’

Veteran actor Urvashi and M’Town’s current favourite Soubin Shahir are collaborating for an upcoming film titled ‘Oru Policekaarante Maranam’. The film went on floors on Saturday. ‘Oru Policekaarante Maranam’ is expected to be a crime mystery and is helmed by debutant Remya Aravind. The team kickstarted the film with a muhurat puja ceremony. Soubin Shahir was thrilled to be joining hands with the National Award-winning actor Urvashi. “Super excited about this one! This film gives me the opportunity to work with one of the finest talents in India, the evergreen actor Urvashi Chechi,” he shared. “Bringing us together on-screen is the debutant director Remya Aravind. @remyaaravind, This film is produced by Vaishaka Rajan under the banner of Vaishaka Cynyma. Can’t wait to kick some ass in this whodunnit! Secrets and mysteries unravel in 2022. For now I’ll leave you with some clues to what’s coming up. ‘ORU POLICEKAARANTE MARANAM’…

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Nayanthara 37th Birthday Celebration

South superstar Nayanthara is celebrating her birthday today. The phenomenal actress has turned 37 and fans from across the country are pouring in wishes. Social media is flooded with wishes for the superstar. Nayanthara celebrated her birthday with her fiancé Vignesh Shivan and their family in Chennai. Birthday girl Nayanthara was seen decked up in an electric yellow t-shirt, paired with a paper bag waist jeans. She was sporting a middle-parted hairstyle and minimal makeup as always. From cakes with shapes of the alphabets ‘Nayanthara’ to the fireworks, Nayanthara celebrated her 37th birthday in all its glory. Samantha was also present at the birthday bash. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Samantha (@samantharuthprabhuoffl) Vignesh Shivan launched a special poster from his upcoming film ‘Kaathu Vaakula Rendu Kadhal’ featuring Nayanthara and penned a sweet birthday note for her. “Happy birthday Kanmani, thangameyy and my ellamaeyyyy ☺️☺️☺️🥰🥰😍😍😘😘😘😘😘😘😘😘…

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‘Meow’ Censored With U Certificate, Releasing December 24

Ace filmmaker Lal Jose’s upcoming film ‘Meow’ is prepping for release. The Soubin Shahir and Mamta Mohandas starrer has received a clean ‘U’ certificate after the censoring and the movie will be soon heading to the big screens. Lal Jose made the announcement through his social media handle and confirmed that the film will be hitting the theatres a day before Christmas, December 24. “Censored with clean U certificate and ready to hit theatres near you on 24th December 2021 #Meow #meowingsoon,” Lal Jose shared in his social media post. View this post on Instagram A post shared by laljose (@laljosemechery) Directed by Lal Jose, ‘Meow’ is scripted by Iqbal Kuttipuram, who has previously scripted films like ‘Arabikkatha’, ‘Oru Indian Pranayakatha’, and ‘Diamond Necklace’ among others. Cat and its vocals ‘Meow’ apparently have a pivotal role in the film. While announcing the title of the film Lal Jose had quoted…

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First Look Poster Of ‘John Luther’ Out

Makers of ‘John Luther’ has launched the first look poster from the film. The first look poster features Jayasurya, in semi-formal attire, giving a tough look. The poster suggests that he might be playing a cop in the upcoming film. ‘John Luther’ is written and directed by Abhijith Joseph. Actors Aditi Ravi, Tanvi Ram, Deepak Parambol, and Indrans will be seen in some pivotal roles in the film. Roby Varghese Raj who has wielded the camera for films ‘Puthiya Niyamam’ and ‘Love Action Drama’ has roped in as the cinematographer. Popular editor Praveen Prabhakar who has worked with films ‘Ustaad Hotel’ and ‘Trance’ will be managing the edits for ‘John Luther’. Shaan Rahmaan is in charge of the music and background scores. Vishnu Govind and Sree Sankar will be handling the sound design for the film while Biju Chandran is the art director. Actor Jayasurya’s wife Saritha…

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Lakshmi Manchu Joins Mohanlal’s ‘Monster’

Lakshmi Manchu, who is popular for her work in Telugu and Tamil cinema has joined the cast of Mohanlal starrer ‘Monster’. She has roped in to play the leading lady in the film. Lakshmi Manchu has confirmed the same through her social media handle and also shared her excitement of debuting in Malayalam. “The cat is finally out of the bag!! New Language, New Genre!!! Super duper excited to be shooting My first Malayalam film with the one and only!! ❤️ Cannot wait to showcase what we’ve got in store for you. Having the best time shooting this film 🤩,” Lakshmi Manchu penned, in her social media post. ‘Monster’ also marks Mohanlal’s second association with the ‘Pulimurukan’ team. The upcoming film is directed by Vysakh, and is written by Udayakrishna. The team has reportedly begun shooting. ‘Monster’ will feature Mohanlal as Lucky Singh and the first look poster…

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M-Town Celebs Shower Love As K. J. Yesudas Completes 60 Yrs In Music Industry

The legendary singer K. J. Yesudas completes 60 golden years in the music industry. From ‘Jaathi Bhedam Matha Dwesham’ song in 1962, to over 80,000 songs recorded in languages ranging from Malayalam, Tamil, Hindi, and even Latin and Arabic languages, the ‘Celestial singer’ KJ Yesudas has been infusing mood and a touch of emotion among the music buffs with his godly voice. Today as he reaches 60 years in his singing career, M-town celebrities are showering the legendary singer with love. Recently, Mohanlal took to his social media handles and shared an update regarding the release of a musical tribute video for the legendary singer and also penned a heartfelt note which reads as ‘A humble tribute I present to our dear Dasettan the living legend, as he crosses 60 golden years of singing in the music industry! Stay tuned for a surprise that drops at 12:00 AM! (14-11-2021)’. View…

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‘No Way Out’ Teaser Out

Director-actor Ramesh Pisharody’s upcoming survival thriller film ‘No Way Out’ has already created a buzz on social media. Now, The ‘Achayans’ star took to his social media handle to drop an exciting teaser for his upcoming movie ‘No Way Out’. Sharing the teaser for ‘No Way Out’ Pisharody penned a note along with the post that read:’ Releasing the teaser for the movie ‘No Way Out’. it’s been 12 years since I have done a lead role in a movie. The debutant director Nithin Devidas will helm the position as the director of the film. Hope that all of you guys will support me if the film and my performance work well.. Thank you..’ View this post on Instagram A post shared by Ramesh Pisharody (@rameshpisharody) Actress Manju Warrier shared the teaser in her Instagram story feed and actor Kunchacko Boban also shared the teaser with a note:’Pishu Boy in…

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Mollywood’s New Musical Talent

Composer William Francis is one of the new upcoming talents in music, in Malayalam. William, whose composition Athmavile, from the film Kettyolanu Ente Malakha had won singer Najim Arshad the State Award for the Best Singer, also has many new projects in his kitty. He has already scored music for films like Mohankumar Fans, Oru Desha Visesham and Angarajyathe Jimmanmaar. His upcoming projects are Dhyan Sreenivasan films Sathyam Mathrame Bodhippikku, Veekam and Udal; Aisha Sultana’s Flush and Password. He has also sung in the film Ellam Sheriyaakum. His film Star, which has Joju Geroge in the lead, is currently in theatres. William is married to actress Mithra Kurian.

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Mohanlal Announces New Film ‘Monster’, Unveils First Look

Mohanlal is on a roll. After taking a couple of weeks off, the superstar is back to action and has announced his next film titled ‘Monster’. The Complete Actor is reuniting with the ‘Pulimurugan’ team for the upcoming film. ‘Monster’ is helmed by Vysakh, the filmmaker who had previously directed Mohanlal for the blockbuster ‘Pulimurugan’. Uday Krishna, who had scripted ‘Pulimurugan’ has roped in as the screenwriter for the upcoming film. Mohanlal launched the first look poster of the film, wherein the star is seen decked up in smart casuals and a turban-clad avatar, holding a gun. He will be essaying the role of Lucky Singh in the film. The first look poster looks promising and ‘Monster’ will go on floors today. “Unveiling the Title and First Look of my new movie ‘Monster’ directed by Vysakh, scripted by Udaykrishna and produced by @antonyperumbavoor under the banner of…

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Kozhikode Sharada Dies At 84

Malayalam actor Kozhikode Sharada passed away. She was 84. She passed away on Tuesday morning (November 9) at Kozhikode Medical College, where she was undergoing treatment for the cardiac ailment. Sharada was reportedly admitted to the hospital on Monday after experiencing breathing difficulties, however, passed away on Tuesday morning following a cardiac arrest. A native of Velliparamba, Kozhikode, Sharada started her acting career as a theatre actor. Her first stint in movies was in the 1979 film ‘Angakkuri’. During the mid-1980s, she has acted in IV Sasi’s films ‘Anubhandham’, ‘Naalkkavala’, ‘Anyarude Bhoomi’ among others. She has been part of over 80 incredible films including ‘Utsava Pittennu’, ‘Sadhayam’, ‘Sallapam’, ‘Kilichundan Mampazham’, ‘Ammalilikoodu’, ‘Nandanam’, ‘Yugapurushan’, ‘Kutty Sranku’ and ‘Ennu Ninte Moidheen’ among others. Her character in ‘Sallapam’ was one of the memorable roles. Kozhikode Sharada has also acted in television soaps and is a popular face amongst the tv audience. Kozhikode…

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Ravi Varman Pens Emotional Note For Late Actor Puneeth Rajkumar

Kannada superstar Puneeth Rajkumar’s untimely demise has left the film fraternity in India in deep grief. The 46-year-old actor passing away sent shockwaves in the entertainment industry and they are yet to recover from his unmatchable void. Ace cinematographer Ravi Varman has penned an emotional note recalling the fond memories with the late actor.“In 1986, when I was working in Bangalore, I saw two movies. One was Sivarajkumar’s “ Anand” and the other was Rajkumar’s “ Anuraga aralithu “. When the movie was was over the sheer volume of crowds stepping out of the theater amazed me! I realized then, how people loved the Rajkumar family! After becoming a cinematographer, I worked with Puneeth Rajkumar and Sivaraj Kumar on a commercial. On the set, I saw how they treated people around them with respect and humility. My personal relationship with them was such that…

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Baburaj: ‘Ajith Sir Treated Me Like We Have Known Each Other For Years’

Tamil superstar Ajith Kumar is the epitome of hard work and benevolence. The actor is well known for his kindness and humble nature and Malayalam actor Baburaj has now shared his experience working with Thala! Baburaj took a stroll down the memory lane and reminisced that he first met Ajith Kumar while he was shooting for the 2004 film ‘Jana’. He recalled that Ajith Kumar, as always was friendly and during the shoot breaks they would have long conversations and the superstar treated him like a friend, whom he has known for years. “It was during the shoot of “Jana”, that I first had a chance to rub shoulders with The Legend “Thalai”. During those days, to me a canter van was something that I have never seen or heard of and I was always excited whenever Ajith Sir used to invite me to his canter van during…

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Mohanlal’s ‘Marakkar’ To Release On OTT Platform

The 2020 National Award-winning Malayalam movie, ”Marakkar: Arabikadalinte Simham (Marakkar: Lion of the Arabian Sea)”, starring superstar Mohanlal and directed by the much-acclaimed Priyadarshan, will be released on an OTT platform. This was announced by the movie’s producer, Antony Perumbavur, here on Friday. The Kerala Film Chamber and Producers Association had been conducting a series of discussions with the producer for a theatrical release of the movie. The discussions, however, did not result in any forward movement. Speaking to media persons, Perumbavur said, “I have tried my best and conducted several rounds of negotiations. Nothing has resulted from them and I have no choice other than to release the movie on an OTT platform.” The film bagged three National Awards for 2020 – Best Feature Film, Best Special Effects, and Best Costume. The movie, it is reliably learned, will premiere on OTT around Christmas. Perumbavur added that…

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IFFK 2021 To Feature 14 Malayalam movies

14 Malayalam movies have made their way to the 26th edition of the International Film Festival of Kerala (IFFK). Organized by the Kerala State Chalachitra Academy the film festival will be held in December, this year. 14 Malayalam films including Martin Prakkat’s ‘Nayattu’, Jeo Baby’s ‘The Great Indian Kitchen’, and Ranjith’s ‘Sunny’ will be screened in the Malayalam Cinema Today category. ‘Nishiddho(Forbidden)’, directed by Tara Ramanujan, ‘Aavasa Vyooham (The Arbit Documentation of an Amphibian Hunt)’ by Krishand RK, ‘Ennivar (The Following Persons)’ by Sidhartha Siva, ‘Prappeda (Hawk’s Muffin)’, by Krishnendu Kalesh, ‘Udharani (Allusion)’ by Vignesh P Sasidharan, ‘Avanovilona’ by Sherry Govind and Deepesh T, ‘Bannerghatta’, by Vishnu Narayanan, ‘Aarkariyaam (Who Knows)’ by Sanu John Varghese, ‘Chavittu (Stomp)’ by Sajas Rahman and Shinos Rahman, ‘Niraye Thathakalulla Maram (Tree Full of Parrots)’ by Jayaraj Rajasekharan Nair, and ‘Woman With A Movie Camera’ by Atal Krishnan are the other…

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Manya Naidu Shares An Optimistic Post About ‘Living In The Moment’

It’s a pleasant Wednesday morning and yesteryear actress Manya Naidu has shared an optimistic post about living in the moment. The ‘Joker’ actress is an avid social media user and in her latest post, Manya has spoken about the importance of living in the present. “A reminder! Life is not easy… From the moment I wake up, till the moment I sleep, I am scrambling to keep up! I wake up early & go for a walk. Then I make breakfast & log into work. In between work, I run errands such as bringing medicines for my mom, calling the doctors, managing the plumber, getting groceries, etc. Then after work, I go to physical therapy for my herniated disc. Then I cook dinner for Omi & mom makes some dinner for us. Then I give Omi a shower, play with her, tell her stories, and finally, I sing…

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Joju George Objects To Congress Road Blockade Against Fuel Price Hike

A Congress protest against fuel price hike on Monday saw a row break after Malayalam film actor Joju George questioned the agitators who blocked a busy National Highway in the city. Agitated Congress workers allegedly smashed the glass of his vehicle, alleging that the actor, in a drunken state, “misbehaved” with the women workers of the party who were protesting against the skyrocketing prices of the petrol and diesel. Asked about the Congress complaint against George, police said the actor has been taken to a police station. The police also took his vehicle into custody. Police took the actor to a government hospital in Tripunithura for medical examination after the Congress workers complained that he created trouble in the protest venue in a drunken state.Police also said action would be taken against those who shattered the glass of his vehicle. “Action would be taken against the culprits after…

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Pooja Batra Thrilled As She Reunites With Mammootty In Budapest

Pooja Batra has been part of only three Malayalam movies, but the diva has managed to leave an everlasting impression upon the cinephiles in Kerala. And recently she bumped into one of her M’town co-stars – Mammootty. The gorgeous actress was apparently vacaying in Hungary with her husband Nawab Shah on her birthday week and during the trip, she met the Megastar. Pooja Batra was thrilled to reunite with her ‘Megham’ co-star and she shared glimpses of their meeting on social media. She also shared that Mammootty didn’t change a bit. “All the #Megham fans in the house. With one of my fav costars @mammootty So nice to see you after so long. You have not changed a smidge,” Pooja Batra shared. Mammootty and Pooja Batra posing for a picture together has set the internet ablaze.Check out: View this post on Instagram A post shared by Pooja…

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9 Years Of Tovino Thomas: Samyuktha Menon Pens Sweet Note For Him

M-Town’s most bankable actor Tovino Thomas is celebrating nine years in cinema. The charming star crossed the milestone on Tuesday (Oct 26) and congratulations are in order for the star. Tovino’s ‘Theevandi’ co-star and friend Samyuktha Menon has now extended wishes and penned a sweet note. Samyuktha shared that the first thing that crosses her mind about Tovino Thomas is about how humble he is. “As @tovinothomas celebrates his 9 years in the industry, the most loud thing that pops up about him, in my mind is how humble he is. I stand smiling and extremely happy seeing him grow as a human being first and then a stunning actor. He taught me how important it is to be a good listener and can’t explain how happy I am for all the blessings and achievements he’s gifted with in his journey. A great friend, a co-hustler, and stunning human, I can always…

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Aishwarya Lekshmi Signs Film With Arya Titled ‘Arya 33’

Aishwarya Lekshmi is riding high on success and the diva has signed her next Tamil film with the heartthrob Arya! The gorgeous actress will be seen as the leading lady in the upcoming Tamil film tentatively titled ‘Arya 33’. If reports are to be believed, ‘Arya 33’ is a science fiction drama. The film is helmed by Shakti Soundar Rajan and the team has kickstarted the project with a puja function on Monday (Oct 25).“Super excited to begin my next with my brother @ShaktiRajan 🤗This is gonna be something special for all of us. Need all ur love and blessings #Arya33,” Arya tweeted, announcing the switch on. Aishwarya Lekshmi too was present at the puja function. She was seen decked up in a yellow saree, teamed up with a blue striped blouse. Shakti Soundar Rajan has previously directed Arya in ‘Teddy’ and their upcoming collaboration is highly anticipated. ‘Arya…

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Vishak Nair Pens Heartfelt Note For His Lady Love

Remember Vishak Nair who played Kuppi aka K. Unnikrishnan Pillai from the 2016 Malayalam release ‘Aanandam’? The dashing young actor has found his lady love! ‘Aanandam’ clocked five years since its release on 21st October and Vishak Nair officially introduced his bae Ms. Jayapria Nair! Vishak Nair also shared pictures along with the love of his life and announced that they will be sealing their love with an engagement soon! 21st October seems to be a special day for Vishak for a lot of reasons including his debut movie ‘Aanandam’ release, announcing his lady love and much more! Vishak Nair introduced his girlfriend through his social media handle and also penned a heartwarming note. “The 21st of October. The day Aanandam came out and changed my life completely. The day Atom walked into our lives and brought out the mommy in me. The day I’m going to make what…

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Dulquer Salmaan’s ‘Kurup’ To Release On November 12

Dulquer Salmaan’s ambitious film ‘Kurup’ is finally heading to the cinemas. The film will be hitting the theatres on November 12, 2021! The Srinath Rajendran’s directorial features Dulquer Salmaan in the titular role and the cinephiles have been eagerly waiting for the release. “At long long last, we are ready. Ready to set Kurup free. Our biggest film yet, Kurup, is free from being caged and locked down and slated to release in theaters all across the world. It has been a long ambitious yet arduous journey with Kurup. In ideation for several years. Filming for close to a year. And months and months of post production. And then the pandemic. There were long months where we had no idea if Kurup would ever see the light of day. But the unanimous and overwhelming love, the support, the constant requests from all of you to wait till theatres…

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Shaji N. Karun Heads Jury Deciding India’s Oscar Entry

The process of selecting India’s official entry for the Academy Awards is in full swing at the Bijoli cinema in Kolkata. Leading the shortlist are the Vidya Balan-starrer “Sherni” and Shoojit Sarkar’s “Sardar Udham” starring Vicky Kaushal in the titular role. Giving them competition are 14 regional language films, including the Malayalam ‘Nayattu’ and the Tamil ‘Mandela’. Filmmaker Shaji N. Karun and a panel of 14 other judges have been given the task of zeroing down on the film that would best represent India at the world’s largest carnival of cinema — the Oscars, which will be held on March 27, 2022, at the iconic Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, California. Both “Sherni” and “Sardar Udham” released to wide critical acclaim this year on OTT. ‘Sherni’, directed by Amit Masurkar of “Newton” fame, is the story of a woman forest officer who tries to bring…

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Allu Arjun Praises Gopi Sundar, Asks To Compose For His Films

Superstar Allu Arjun is all praise for music composer Gopi Sundar. The stylish actor recently expressed his admiration for Gopi Sundar’s works. Gopi Sundar was attending the success celebration of the Telugu movie ‘Most Eligible Bachelor (MEB)’. The event was hosted in Hyderabad on Tuesday (Oct 19) and superstar Allu Arjun was the guest. Gopi Sundar has composed the music for the Akhil Akkineni and Pooja Hegde starrer and Allu Arjun seems to have been awestruck by the songs as any other music lover. While addressing the audience, Allu Arjun shared that he was awestruck by the ‘Leheraayi’ song from the ‘Most Eligible Bachelor’ and also added that it was a beautiful composition. Allu Arjun also asked Gopi Sundar to compose music for his songs, and the stylish star also confessed that not a day in his life passes by without tuning into Gopi Sundar’s song. “Gopi garu you don’t know how many…

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Dulquer Salmaan’s ‘Kurup’ To Release On Diwali?

Dulquer Salmaan’s most awaited upcoming film ‘Kurup’ is expected to be hitting the big screens soon. If reports are to be believed, makers of ‘Kurup’ are planning to release the film in the theatres by November. As theatres in Kerala are reopening from Monday (October 25), it can be assumed that the big-ticket release might aim for a festival release, which is apparently Diwali. Earlier, there were reports that the Dulquer Salmaan starrer will be heading to direct OTT release, however, as the theatres in Kerala are now finally reopening, it can be expected that the makers might go for the big screens. The official announcement from the team is awaited. Meanwhile, ‘Kurup’ is helmed by Srinath Rajendran, the same filmmaker who launched Dulquer Salmaan in 2012 with ‘Second Show’. The upcoming film is based on the life of the infamous fugitive Sukumara Kurup. Dulquer Salmaan has…

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Jayasurya: ‘I Want To Thank The Army Of People Behind My Award’

Jayasurya is basking in the glory of his big win at the 51st edition of the Kerala State Film Awards. The actor won the best actor award for his performance in ‘Vellam’. And Jayasurya has now taken to his social media handle to express his gratitude to the entire team of ‘Vellam’, who have been instrumental in helping him bring his best. “An award mostly has one person’s name on it, but an award can never be won by just one person. I want to thank the army of people behind my award. Thank you jury.Thank you to the entire team behind Vellam, sunny, n Sufi and Sujatha. Thank you, to my cast and crew friends. This is for you my dears. Thank you my Murali, Sunny and Rajeevan, 3 phenomenal characters, phenomenal souls. For all the calls and messages from my Film family, thank you.…

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Happy Birthday Prithviraj Sukumaran: Some Of His Most Awaited Upcoming Films

Prithviraj Sukumaran is a man of many hats. The actor who stepped into movies in 2002 during the semester break from college, to pass time, has emerged as a force to be reckoned with in the industry. Arthouse or commercial, parallel or mainstream, Prithviraj Sukumaran always makes sure to strike a balance and also delivers content that is entertaining and meaty. As the actor is celebrating his birthday today and on this special day, let’s take a look at some of the most anticipated upcoming films:- Empuraan Prithviraj Sukumaran donned the hat of a filmmaker for the first time in 2019 with ‘Lucifer’. The film featured his all-time favourite Mohanlal as the lead and it broke all the box office records and emerged as a super-duper hit. ‘Empuraan’ is the second installment from the series and interestingly it will be delving deeper into the…

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‘Last Year, This Day’: Swasika Recalls The Award-Winning Moment

October 13 is a very special day for Malayalam actress Swasika. A year ago, on the same day, she received the Kerala state film award for best character actress for her performance in the film ‘Vasanthi’. Swasika has taken a trip down the memory lane and recalled the award-winning moment. “Last year, This day, was the day I could never forget in my life. It is surely one of my cloud 9 moment and my dream come true. At the time, I couldn’t articulate why the award was the most meaningful one I’d ever received. Today, it’s obvious that the prestigious momento helped me in many ways of forming my career. I would like to thank the entire cast and the crew members who helped throughout the movie with their hard work and efforts in their best possible way. No matter what happens, Vasanthi will always hold…

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Mamta Mohandas Pays Tribute To Late Actor Nedumudi Venu

Legendary Malayalam actor Nedumudi Venu breathed his last on Monday (Oct 12) afternoon, leaving the entertainment industry and the movie buffs devastated. The thespian’s demise has left an unparalleled void in M-Town and actress Mamta Mohandas has shared an anecdote and paid tributes to the late actor.Mamta recalled that she had the opportunity to work with Nedumudi Venu in her debut movie ‘Mayookham’. The actress also shared that two days back she had sung the song ‘Antholanam’ from the 1992 film ‘Sargam’ and all she could see in her mind was Nedumudi Venu’s face. Nedumudi Venu played the role of a Bhagavathar, a musical genius in ‘Sargam’. “Another gem lost… Just 2 days ago I sang the song ‘ആന്തോളനം’ from my all time favorite Malayalam movie സർഗം to my family friends over a dinner and the only face I had in mind at that moment was yours Venuchetta. Being…

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Happy Birthday Nivin Pauly: Celebs Shares Sweet Wishes For The Star

Mollywood’s handsome young man, Nivin Pauly is celebrating his birthday today. The ‘Premam’ actor turned 37 and wishes are pouring in from all corners of the world. The IT professional turned actor is riding high on success and has completed over a decade in the entertainment industry. Nivin Pauly who debuted in 2010 with the Vineeth Sreenivasan directorial ‘Malarvaadi Arts Club’ has now emerged as one of the most sought after actors in M-Town. Friends and colleagues of Nivin Pauly, including Manju Warrier, Aju Varghese, and Unni Mukundan have taken to their respective social media handles to extend birthday wishes. Let’s take a look: Superstar Manju Warrier has sent a heartwarming birthday note for her ‘Padavettu’ co-star Nivin Pauly. Sharing a picture with the birthday boy, Manju Warrier penned, “Have the happiest of birthdays my dear @nivinpaulyactor !!! Lots of love to you ❤️🤗.” View this post on Instagram A…

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Hindi Remake Of Hit Malayalam Film ‘#Home’ In The Works

The official Hindi remake of the hit Malayalam film ‘#Home’ is in development. On Thursday, Abundantia Entertainment announced that it has joined hands with the prolific Malayalam production company, Friday Film House, to remake the latter’s critically acclaimed movie ‘#Home’. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Abundantia Entertainment (@abundantiaent) Talking about the same, Vikram Malhotra, Founder and CEO of Abundantia Entertainment said, “We are delighted with the opportunity to recreate a beautiful and relevant film like #Home that is such a topical yet entertaining statement on the world that we live in today. Abundantia Entertainment has always believed in combining meaningful story-telling with heart-warming entertainment and the Hindi remake of #Home is another step in that journey.” ‘#Home’ is the emotional story of Oliver Twist, a technologically challenged father, who attempts to reconnect with his children in today’s digital world. The…

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‘Alone’: Mohanlal Unveils Title Of His Next Project With Shaji Kailas

Filmmaker Shaji Kailas’ ambitious project with Mohanlal has finally got a title. The team announced the title on Tuesday evening (Oct 4). And the title is ‘Alone’. “We (Shaji Kailas and Mohanlal) have associated for many movies. Shaji Kailas’ heroes are always powerful and courageous. And the real hero is always alone. And you will be able to understand this movie. Real heroes are always alone,” Mohanlal shared, launching the title poster. The film also marks the 30th movie from Aashirvad Cinemas and interestingly Shaji Kailas who directed the banner’s first film ‘Narasimham’ is helming its 30th. Check out the title launch here: ‘Alone’ also marks Shaji Kailas’ reunion with Mohanlal after a gap of 12 years! The duo has previously delivered blockbuster movies like ‘Narasimham’, ‘Natturajavu’, ‘Baba Kalyani’ and ‘Red Chillies’. Mohanlal was elated to reunite with the filmmaker and while annnouncing the project the star…

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Anusree Shares An Emotional Post As ‘12th Man’ Shoot Wraps Up

Anusree, who was recently filming for ‘12th Man’ turned quite emotional as the team called for a pack up. The makers wrapped up the 48-day long shoot on Sunday and the actress has penned an emotional note on how she is going to miss all her co-stars and the crew. ‘12th Man’ is directed by Jeethu Joseph and Mohanlal is headlining the film. Anusree has roped in to play one of the pivotal roles and seems like the actress had a good time filming for the movie. “Missing each and every one of you .. missing each and every moment we spent as a family…. I’m not able to move forward yet… every single person has become a big part of my life and will cherish 12th man the film as a golden month in my life.. thank you for making it a memorable time… love u all…” Anusree said…

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Its A Wrap For Jeethu Joseph’s Directorial ‘12th Man’

And, it’s a wrap for Jeethu Joseph’s directorial ‘12th Man’ featuring Mohanlal in the lead. The team had commenced the shoot on the auspicious occasion of Chingam 1, Malayalam new year – August 17. Mohanlal joined the sets on September 15 after completing ‘Bro Daddy’. The team called it a wrap on Sunday, after 48 days of the shoot.“Last days of 12th Man..” director Jeethu Joseph captioned, sharing a picture with Mohanlal and the team. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Jeethu Joseph (@jeethu4ever) According to the reports, Jeethu Joseph and Mohanlal’s film will skip the theatrical release and might be premiering directly on the OTT platform. ’12th Man’ is touted to be a thriller and the director had earlier divulged to Kochi Times, that the film is a 24-hour story with suspense. It will be an absolute entertainer and the film has a…

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Theatres In Kerala To Reopen From October 25

The cinema halls in Kerala will resume functioning from the 25th of October. The state government has announced the decision during the COVID analysis meeting, held on Saturday. As the coronavirus cases in the state are dropping the government decided to give more relaxations, which included the reopening of theatres. Theatres will function with 50 percent occupancy and following all the COVID protocols. Individuals who are fully vaccinated with the two doses are permitted to enter the cinema halls and the same applies to the employees. The decision has come as a huge relief for the entertainment industry in Kerala. There are around 700 screens across the state and most of them are multiplexes. If reports are to be believed there are around 75 movies pending to release, hoping for the theatres to reopen. Although the theatres in Kerala reopened in January after the first wave…

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Vineeth Sreenivasan’s Next Titled ‘Mukundan Unni Associates’

Actor-singer-filmmaker Vineeth Sreenivasan turned 37 on Friday (Oct 1) and friends and fans of the star poured in wishes. On the special day, Vineeth’s upcoming film too was announced. Vineeth will be starring in the upcoming film titled ‘Mukundan Unni Associates’. The film is helmed by debutant Abhinav Sunder Nayak. Vineeth Sreenivasan will be seen essaying the role of Advocate Mukundan Unni. The actor also confirmed that it is a kind of film that he has never attempted before. Sharing his excitement for the film, Vineeth Sreenivasan shared, “Mukundan Unni associates!!! My next film as an actor… Abhinav Sunder Nayak’s first film as a director… Teaming up with Little Big films once again… it’s a kind of film that I have never done before… Really excited about this one!!!” Check out the motion poster here. Suvin K Varkey and Prasobh Krishna are backing the project under the banner…

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‘Hridayam’ Team Sends Heartwarming Birthday Wishes To Vineeth Sreenivasan

Singer-actor-filmmaker Vineeth Sreenivasan is turning 37 today. The actor is celebrating his birthday with family and on this special day, his friends and colleagues from the entertainment industry have extended wishes for him. Vineeth Sreenivasan is currently working on his upcoming directorial ‘Hridayam’ and the team has sent a heartwarming message for their ‘Captain’. “A humble human being, an extremely dedicated filmmaker and the most fun person to work with… To the man behind Hridayam and the Captain of our ship, here’s wishing you a very happy birthday! You’re the reason behind our smiles at work and the glue that keeps us together… Lots of love,” ‘Hridayam’ team’s message read. Pranav Mohanlal, who is playing the lead character in ‘Hridayam’ shared the note and said, “Happy Birthday Dear Vineeth.” View this post on Instagram A post shared by Pranav Mohanlal (@pranavmohanlal) Vineeth Sreenivasan is a powerhouse…

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Ahaana Krishna Pens A Heartwarming Birthday Note For Her Sister Hansika

Ahaana Krishna’s youngest sister Hansika turned 16 and the ‘Adi’ actress has now penned a lovely note wishing her little sister. “Happy 16th Birthday My Heart-Beat! 😘I love you the most and everyone knows it. You’re my doll, my favourite, my baby, my cutie, my happiness, my comfort and so much more. You make me smile and laugh so so much and I know this for sure, that you’re a special one … you always were. I love you baby. You have me, no matter what. Happy Birthday 😘 @hansikakrishna_ ♥️” Ahaana penned. Ahaana Krishna also shared a photo with the birthday girl from her 16th birthday bash.Check out her post: View this post on Instagram A post shared by Ahaana Krishna (@ahaana_krishna) Meanwhile, Ahaana Krishna will be next seen in ‘Adi’, wherein she will be seen playing the lead role alongside Shine Tom Chacko.

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‘Hridayam’ Makers To Collaborate With Cassette Manufacturers In Japan

Vineeth Sreenivasan’s directorial ‘Hridayam’ is one of the most anticipated upcoming films in Malayalam. The film features Pranav Mohanlal, Kalyani Priyadarshan, and Darshana Rajendran in lead roles. The makers of the film had earlier announced that they would be bringing back audio cassette tapes through the film and Vineeth Sreenivasan has now shared via social media, that their music partner will be collaborating with a cassette manufacturer in Japan and import the physical copies as, India no longer produces it. The director also revealed that they are planning to release some limited edition vinyl records as well! “Today we had a listening session with our co-dreamers from @thinkmusicofficial . We all sat down in a dark room and reviewed all the mastered tracks. Tomorrow we will hand over the final master to the record label. Since audio cassette manufacturing has become obsolete in our country, thinkmusic has decided to…

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‘Hridayam’ Reaches Its Finishing Point; Vineeth Sreenivasan Confirms Theatrical Release

Mohanlal, Kalyani Priyadarshan, and Darshana Rajendran in the lead roles is heading to its final stages. The makers has completed the audio mastering and the post-production works are nearing completion.Director Vineeth Sreenivasan has now taken to his social media handle and shared the interesting update and also confirmed that ‘Hridayam’ will be releasing in the cinemas. “A beautiful journey reaches its finishing point!! Hridayam audio mastering has been completed… Two years of work culminates into those bricks that you see on screen… We have completed the background score and sound design is in the final stage. By next month, hopefully we will finish all the remaining work and wait for the theatres to open in kerala.. Dream has always been a theatrical release… We will wait patiently for the right time… Keep us in prayers 😊😊,” Vineeth Sreenivasan said in his post. Check out: ‘Hridayam’ is one…

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Nayanthara, Vignesh Shivan Offer Prayers At Tirumala Tirupati Temple

Superstar Nayanthara and her fiancé Vignesh Shivan recently paid a visit to the Tirumala Tirupati temple. The couple offered prayers at the temple and the photos and videos of the duo are taking the internet by storm. Nayanthara was seen decked up in a foil printed Anarkali kurta set in a blue hue, while her beau Vignesh Shivan was donning a white shirt and dhoti, teamed up with an ethnic shawl. In the video, duo were seen holding hands and also posed for pictures with a couple of fans. Check out the video here. Nayanthara has been dating ‘Naanum Rowdy Dhaan’ director Vignesh Shivan for a couple of years now. The superstar made her relationship with Vignesh public, a month ago, during an interview. The actress divulged that she got engaged to Vignesh Shivan, in a low-key ceremony, in the presence of her immediate family and friends. Nayanthara also…

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Durga Krishna: ‘I Want To Experiment With Different Characters And Genres’

‘Vimanam’ actress Durga Krishna is on a roll. The dove-eyed beauty’s kitty is full of exciting projects, including ‘Kudukku 2025’ and ‘Ram’ among others. The diva who was last seen playing a journalist in ‘Confessions of a Cuckoo’ tells us she is picking roles with care and precision. “I am not interested in doing a lot of movies, just for the sake of it. I want to experiment with different characters and genres,” Durga Krishna says, in an interview. Durga Krishna will be next seen in ‘Kudukku 2025’, wherein she will be playing Eve. The actress tells us that the character is very special to her. “Adding to what I earlier mentioned, Eve is a character, very different from the ones I have played in the past. There is space to perform and at this juncture of my career, I am looking for exactly that. I think…

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It’s A Wrap For ‘Adhrishyam’

Joju George, Narain, and Sharaf U Dheen starrer ‘Adhrishyam’ has successfully completed the shoot. Zac Harriss, the director of the bilingual film has taken to his social media handle to announce the pack up. “It is officially a pack up for ADHRISHYAM ( Malayalam ) YUKI (Tamil) Movies. This is to make it official that my movies have been completely wrapped up as of today. It has been quite a ride, amidst the rising pandemic and the various issues that popped up, we were able to work together as a team in getting the movie done and dusted. I’d like to thank everyone who was instrumental in the completion of my movie, technicians who worked in front of and behind the camera, artists, and well wishers who helped us wrap up this movie. I am very excited and happy to bring to you my movies, very soon,…

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Unni Mukundan Celebrates Birthday On The Sets Of ‘12th Man’

M-Town’s handsome hunk Unni Mukundan turned 34 on Wednesday (Sep 22). The charming actor celebrated his birthday on the sets of his upcoming film ‘12th Man’. Mohanlal is playing the lead character and the film has an ensemble cast. The team arranged a surprise birthday celebration and Unni Mukundan was overwhelmed by the love. From friends and colleagues to fans, people poured in wishes on Unni Mukundan’s birthday and he was humbled by all the love he received on his special day. Unni Mukundan has now taken to his social media handle and penned a heartwarming note, thanking all of them for making him feel blessed and loved. The actor also shared a photo of Mohanlal affectionately kissing him on the cheek, during the birthday celebration. “Thank You So Much for your prayers and Love. I feel blessed. Thank you for everything. Every message meant so much !…

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Roshan Mathew, Anna Ben & Indrajith Sukumaran To Star In ‘Night Drive’

Actors Roshan Mathew, Anna Ben, and Indrajith Sukumaran are joining hands for director Vysakh’s upcoming film titled ‘Night Drive’. The film has gone on floors today. The tagline of the film reads, ‘The Hunter become hunter’. “Very much excited..! Collaborating with Ann Mega Media after Mallu Singh and my new directorial venture titled as ‘Night Drive’ starts rolling today. It has been two years since. Mr.Abhilash Pilla narrated the script to me and since then I always wanted to do it. Thanks a lot Mr. Abhilash for waiting me for such a long time. Thank you so much Mrs. Priya Venu and Mrs. Neeta Pinto for producing this movie. A big thanks to Roshan Mathew, Indrajith Sukumaran, and Anna Ben for trusting me and joining this project. So much grateful to the entire crew, cast and the technicians and they are my family. Above all, a heartfelt gratitude towards…

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Prithviraj’s ‘Bhramam’ To Release On Amazon Prime On October 7

Malayalam star Prithviraj Sukumaran’s ‘Bhramam’ will be out on Amazon Prime Video on October 7. Directed by Ravi K Chandran, the upcoming film revolves around a pianist who pretends to be blind, essayed by Prithviraj. His musical journey gets interlaced with suspense, inspiration, confusion and drama as he gets embroiled in a murder mystery. View this post on Instagram A post shared by amazon prime video IN (@primevideoin) Excited about the movie, Ravi K Chandran said, “I am happy that we have managed to push the envelope further in terms of cinematography and have brought our creative vision to life with such a nuanced storyline and hopefully, along with a talented team, we have been able to put together a film that will leave the audiences thoroughly entertained.” Actors Unni Mukundan, Raashi Khanna, Sudheer Karamana and Mamta Mohandas are also a part of ‘Bhramam’.

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Happy Birthday Kavya Madhavan: A Look When She Romanced Her Husband Dileep Onscreen

Dove-eyed, luscious long hair, million-dollar smile, village belle looks, and extraordinary acting chops – Kavya Madhavan is an actor Keralites continue to adore, despite she has been away from the limelight for a few years now. Kavya Madhavan, who ventured into cinema as a child actor, later emerged as an inseparable part of M-Town. She has mostly romanced with Dileep on-screen, who she later married. They were an impressive onscreen couple and every other movie lover from Kerala wanted to see them together in real life. As Kavya Madhavan is celebrating her birthday today, let’s take a look when she romanced with Dileep on screen. Chandranudhikkunna Dikkil Kavya Madhavan and Dileep shared the screen for the first time in ‘Chandranudikkunna Dikhil’. The film was helmed by Lal Jose and it also marked Kavya’s first movie as a lead actress. She was around 16 when…

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Its A Schedule Wrap For ‘Jana Gana Mana’ Team

Prithviraj Sukumaran and Suraj Venjaramoodu starrer ‘Jana Gana Mana’ has wrapped up its recent schedule. The upcoming film is helmed by Dijo Jose Antony of ‘Queen’ fame. Mamta Mohandas was also part of the recent schedule. The actress flew down from New York. The director has now announced a schedule wrap. The team has yet another schedule to be shot, and it is expected to be kick-starting soon. “It was a wonderful schedule wrap finally !!! JanaGanaMana is a big one and patience is the saviour during these hectic days and am proud of the team – hopefully will start the last and final one asap Definitely will miss the gorgeous @mamtamohan on the next schedule – Killaah 😎😍 luv ya Sabah #JanaGanaMana #OneMoreToGo,” Dijo Jose Antony said in his Instagram post, announcing the schedule wrap. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Dijo Jose Antony (@dijojoseantony)…

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‘Drishyam’ To Be Remade In The Indonesian Language

‘Drishyam’ helmed by Jeethu Joseph starring Mohanlal is getting yet another remake in a foreign language. The Drishyam franchise is all set to be remade in the Indonesian language. Antony Perumbavoor, the producer of the film has taken to his social media handle to announce the pleasant surprise. Drishyam has already been remade into 4 Indian languages and 2 foreign languages and the upcoming will mark the seventh remake. “We are happy to announce that ‘Drishyam’ has become the first Malayalam film to be remade in the Indonesian language. The film is presented in Indonesia by PT Falcon, a company based in Jakarta. ‘Drishyam’ has already been remade in 4 Indian languages and 2 foreign languages. Moreover, ‘Drishyam’ is the first Malayalam film to be remade into Chinese. Directed by my dear friend Jeethu Joseph and starring Mohanlal Sir, ‘Drishyam’ is crossing the boundaries of languages and nations, and I share with…

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Jakes Bejoy Talks About Working For Rosshan Andrrews’ Directorial ‘Salute’

Jakes Bejoy is one of the most sought-after musicians in M-Town. The music composer is currently working on Rosshan Andrrews’ directorial ‘Salute’ starring Dulquer Salmaan. And seems like Jakes Bejoy is impressed by the director’s clarity over his craft. The team has been working on the film for the past one month and the mixing is heading to its final stages. “Our entire team at Mindscore has been working for the past 1 month + on #Salute and I must say it has been a lot of learning and a satisfying journey. @rosshanandrrews Chettan’s clarity over his craft and the trust he has on his technicians have only made us to push for moree… We are almost in the final stages of mixing the film. Big thanks to @dqswayfarerfilms for being an amazing production house facilitating everything that the film required in the music front. More updates…

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Mohanlal Joins The Sets Of ‘12th Man’

Mohanlal has finally joined the sets of ‘12th Man’ in Idukki. The movie went on floors on August 17 and the team was filming in a resort in Idukki. Mohanlal was shooting for his other film ‘Bro Daddy’ during the time, and it wrapped up on September 6. After taking a week off Mohanlal is back to business. ‘12th Man’ is an upcoming Malayalam film helmed by Jeethu Joseph. Mohanlal and Jeethu Joseph has previously worked together for the ‘Drishyam’ franchise and their third film ‘Ram’ is under works. ‘12th Man’ will mark the fourth association of dynamic duo. As they have given blockbusters previously, cinephiles and critics have high expectations from the upcoming film. ‘12th Man’ is touted to be a thriller and the tag line of the film reads, “Unveiling the shadows.” The director had earlier divulged to Kochi Times, that the film is a…

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Samyuktha Menon: ‘Turned A Tad Bit Wiser, Stronger & Dreamier This Year’

Samyuktha Menon turned a year older on Saturday (Sep 11). The diva turned 26 and wishes poured in for the actress from all quarters. The ‘Aanum Pennum’ actress was overwhelmed with the love she received from her colleagues and fans and the diva has now shared a note reflecting upon her birthday and also expressing gratitude for all the love. “Turned a tad bit wiser, stronger and dreamier this year! I can’t express my gratitude enough to all the love I was showered upon with by all of you. My art is how I intend to give it all back to you. And that way winning an award this evening is making this post even more special. One Word – Happy 😊Thank you all once again. Sam,” she said in her note and also shared a couple of pictures of her decked up in a tiered…

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Surabhi Lakshmi: ‘I Didn’t Even Know If I Had The Right To Dream Of Lead Roles’

When Anoop Menon called Surabhi Lakshmi to ask if she had a few days to spare for his directorial debut, she asked if he wanted dates this year or in the years gone by. She was thrilled to be a part of his project, but in a way, it was also her typical comedic way of expressing that ever since she won the National Award for Best Actress in 2017, she has not received too many plump projects. Speaking about being roped in to essay the title character in Padma, where she plays the naadan woman to Anoop’s urbane husband, she says, “I had worked with Anoopettan in several projects. In Thirakkatha, I was on the sidelines, mouthing minor dialogues in scenes between him and Priyamani. At that juncture, I didn’t even know if I had the right to dream of lead roles .” View this post on Instagram…

Entertainment Malayalam

Happy Birthday Manju Warrier: A Look At Five Of Her Top Films

Often referred to as Malayalam cinema’s only female superstar, Manju Warrier is one of the most successful artists from Kerala. The actor and producer made her film debut in 1995 at 17 years of age with Sakshyam. She has starred in around 40 films to date. She is the recipient of several awards including one National Film Award, one Kerala State Film Award and seven Filmfare Awards South. She is the only Malayalam actress to win the Filmfare Awards South four times in a row (1996–99) and a record seven times overall. ON THE OCCASION OF HER BIRTHDAY, WE LOOK AT FIVE OF HER TOP FILMS: EE PUZHAYUM KADANNU (1996) In this romantic drama by director Kamal, Warrier plays Anjali who looks after her grandmother and two unmarried elder sisters. She falls in love with a man named Gopi (Dileep) but refuses to marry…