Legend Bollywood Celebrities Who passed away in 2014

Legend Bollywood Celebrities Who passed away in 2014

Duniyase jaanewaale, jaane chale jaataa hain kahaa… How true words but life is a journey and every journey has a destination. The destination of human life is death and nobody can deny this utter truth. Like each year this year too Indian Cinema lost some of its great starlets. Raaga.Com takes you through the unfortunate deaths in […]

Balachander was my father: Rajinikanth

Balachander was my father: Rajinikanth

Chennai, Dec 24 (IANS) Superstar Rajinikanth, who is shocked over the death of legendary filmmaker K. Balachander, said he always treated him like his father and not just as his mentor.Balachander, 84, died at a private hospital here Tuesday following prolonged illness and age-related ailments.Popularly known as KB, he was instrumental in launching the careers of […]

‘Lingaa’ – The hero with a thousand faces; Rating: ***

'Lingaa' - The hero with a thousand faces

Film: “Lingaa”; Cast: Rajinikanth, Sonakshi Sinha, Anushka Shetty, K. Vishwanath, Jagapathi Babu, Vijayakumar, Radha Ravi, Santhanam, Karunakaran and Dev Gill; Director: K.S. Ravi Kumar; Rating: *** In one of the scenes in “Lingaa”, Rajinikanth is seen reading Joseph Campbell’s “The Hero with A Thousand Faces’. The camera zooms in on the book’s title from different […]

Filmmaker Teja wants to cast Shweta Basu

Filmmaker Teja wants to cast Shweta Basu

Chennai, Dec 5 (IANS) Telugu filmmaker Dharma Teja is keen to rope in Shweta Basu Prasad, who was recently caught in an alleged’ prostitution scandal, for his next film.He already has a role for her, but is yet to approach the “Makadee” actress.“Shweta is a very talented actress. I have a role for her in my […]

‘Yennai Arindhaal’ Teaser Release: What to Expect from Ajith’s Video Clip

A poster from "Yennai Arindhaal"

The count-down for the release of “Yennai Arindhaal” teaser has begun. The fans of Ajith Kumar are waiting for the video clip to release with bated breath and people are curious to see what it has to offer. So, what to expect from “Yennai Arindhaal” teaser? Read on to know it. Ajith’s Stylish Looks If […]

Memu Saitam:Telugu film fraternity flags off Hudhud fundraiser

Telugu film fraternity flags off Hudhud fundraiser Memu Saitam

Hyderabad: In a gesture of solidarity, Telugu film industry on Sunday came together for a fund-raising event to contribute towards relief works for the coastal Andhra region battered by last month’s cyclone ‘Hudhud’ Named ‘Memu Saitam’ (We too), the day-long event saw leading actors participating in a number of fun-filled events like music, comedy shows and sports […]

Ravi Teja to play Akshay’s role in Telugu version of ‘Special 26′

Ravi Teja to play Akshay's role in Telugu version of 'Special 26'

  Mumbai, Nov 19 (IANS) Telugu superstar Ravi Teja is all set to play the role of actor Akshay Kumar in Telugu remake of “Special 26″.Confirming this Ravi, who is at the moment shooting for the sequel to the Telugu version of “Kick” says: “The Telugu-Tamil producer Thyagarajan who is actor Prashanth’s father has bought the […]

Kamal Haasan motivates young actors in ‘Uttama Villain’

Kamal Haasan motivates young actors in 'Uttama Villain'

Chennai, Sep 23 (IANS) Actor-filmmaker Ramesh Aravind says that Kamal Haasan’s association with the upcoming Tamil drama “Uttama Villain” motivated all the young actors who are part of the film to work with even more seriousness. “Uttama Villain”, directed by Aravind, features current crop of actors such as Pooja Kumar, Andrea Jeremiah and Parvathi Menon. […]

Almost half of ‘Madras’ shot at night: Cinematographer

Almost half of 'Madras' shot at night: Cinematographer

Chennai, Sep 23 (IANS) Cinematographer G. Murali says he shot nearly half of Karthi-starrer forthcoming Tamil action-drama “Madras” at night using natural sources of light in real locations. “We must have shot about 40 percent of the film or even more at night. Some places become quiet around 10 p.m. But the place where we […]

Working with Rahman again a rare privilege: Vedhika Kumar

Working with Rahman again a rare privilege: Vedhika Kumar

Chennai, Sep 23 (IANS) Southern actress Vedhika Kumar considers working with Oscar-winning composer A.R. Rahman for the second time in upcoming Tamil drama “Kaaviya Thalaivan” a “rare privilege” as everybody longs for one opportunity to work with the maestro. “I have worked with Rahman sir previously in “Sakkarakatti”. I have grown up listening to his […]