Saaho trailer - marana mass action | Prabhas | Shraddha Kapoor | Arun Vijay
By Vivek Raj | Galatta | 04:54 PM
A film that has been talked about right from the moment it was launched, Saaho, starring Prabhas in the lead role kicked off production around the time the blockbuster, Baahubali 2, had been released in 2017. Helmed by director Sujeeth, the action thriller has been produced by UV Creations and is hitting theatres worldwide on August 30. Made in Telugu and being dubbed in Tamil, Hindi and Malayalam, the film was initially planned for an August 15 release, but was later pushed by two weeks owing to the VFX and CG works that needed to be completed with the makers focused on delivering the best in terms of content and quality. With less than 3 weeks to go for the film’s theatrical release, a full-throttle and action-packed Saaho trailer is now out.
Expectations have been massive for Saaho which had an electrifying teaser released not long back with fans showering praises on the gripping action as well as the high-end visuals. Furthermore, the “Psycho Saiyyan” song featured on Prabhas and Shraddha Kapoor has turned out to be a chartbuster hit across all languages with fans awaiting a cracker of an entertainer in theatres. Saaho is a multi-starrer with Neil Nitin Mukesh playing the antagonist, Arun Vijay, Evelyn Sharma, Mandira Bedi, Mahesh Manjrekar, Chunky Pandey, Jackie Shroff, Malayalam actor Lal among others in major supporting roles.
Check out the Saaho trailer below:
"will accept the challenge...", Arun Vijay issues statement to hit director!
By Aarthi | Galatta | 06:47 PM
On 3rd of July, hash tag bottle cap challenge was going viral on the internet in India, while it actually initiated by Taekwondo instructor and fighter Farabi Davletchin, on June 25th. But only after mixed martial-artist, Max Holloway tried it out, the celebrities at India attempted it as well.
Bollywood celebrities Akshay Kumar, Siddhant Chaturvedi, Sidharth Malhotra, Tiger Shroff Sushmita Sen and back home, Action King Arjun et all were trying it out. And now, Arun Vijay has been challenged by his Kuttram 23 director, Arivazhagan and he accepted to do so.
After his recent release, Thadam, Arun Vijay has Agni Siragugal, Saaho, Boxer and Mafia in his kitty. Boxer's first look was leaked yesterday, and hence the team did not have a chance but to release it hours later the leak.
On the other hand Mafia's first look came out a couple of days ago, that looked ravishing and stylish, which will be directed by Karthick Naren. Bankrolled by Lyca Productions, the movie also features, Prasanna and Priya Bhavani Shankar in crucial roles. The first look also revealed that there'll be a second installment of the movie.
Exclusive update on Arun Vijay - Karthick Naren film
By Arvind Sundaram | Galatta | 06:44 PM
Arun Vijay who has got two back to back super hit films in the form of Mani Ratnam's Chekka Chivantha Vaanam and Magizh Thirumeni's Thadam will be looking forward to continuing the success streak with his next set of films too. His upcoming line up of films include Boxer, directed by debutante Vivek and the young Karthick Naren's action thriller, Mafia, produced by Lyca. Talking about Mafia, we have now got some interesting details about this project. The team had a photo shoot recently, on the 3rd of June at a private studio with Arun Vijay.
It is said that the team finalized Arun Vijay's look for the film and it is said to be a very stylish and suave look that will definitely add a new flavour. The first look poster along with the announcement of the title might come very soon and the film is expected to go on floors within a month or two. Touted to be an action thriller, Mafia is said to have Prasanna as the antagonist and Nivetha Pethuraj as the female lead.
Arun Vijay also has Boxer in his kitty, which is an action sports film focussing on the sport of Boxing. Boxer is directed by debutante Vivek that has Ritika Singh playing Arun Vijay's love interest.
"Someday, everything will make sense": Arun Vijay gets emotional!
By Jayanthi | Galatta | 11:25 AM
Arun Vijay has gone on to make an impressive mark in the Tamil film industry after a lot of struggle with Thadaiyara Thaakka directed by Magizh Thirumeni and following it up with a stellar performance as Victor in Gautham Menon’s Yennai Arindhal alongside 'Thala' Ajith.
The actor came up with a stunning act last year in Mani Ratnam’s multi-starrer blockbuster, Chekka Chivantha Vaanam, and has four upcoming films in different stages of production gearing up for release. Namely, Agni Siragugal co-starring Vijay Antony, action thriller Saaho with Baahubali star Prabhas, Boxer with Ritika Singh and he has also signed another cop movie.
Likewise, Arun Vijay's 2019 has started off with a bang with his Thadam in which he has played dual roles and his second-time collaboration with Magizh Thirumeni, has been reaping in laurels from fans and critics alike.
Produced by Redhan-The Cinema People and distributed by Screen Space, the action thriller film features Tanya Hope, Smruthi Venkat and Vidya Pradeep in important roles and newcomer Arun Raj being introduced as the music director in Thadam. With the film running successfully in theatres, Arun Vijay has taken to his Twitter handle to thank fans for the success with an emotional message.
SIMBU was afraid of Vijay Sethupathy's ...! - Arun Vijay Opens Up!
By Lokesh RV | Galatta | 10:15 PM
Arun Vijay in an exclusive interview with Galatta opened up about CCV, Simbu and Vijay Sethupathi.
About Simbu, Vijay said, “Simbu... Very cute actually, a jovial person. He has the same character in the film as well. A laid back person. We will have a perception over him initially... Simbu is like that... like this and those things... all those perceptions will be broken if we speak with him. He is very disciplined. It is wonderful. This (CCV) will be an important film to him”
About the car action sequence, “It was actually fun because Mani sir couldn't sit there. The car has four cameras. It was a huge sequence and we have to shoot it in a particular magic hours. Simbu was scared initially as Vijay Sethupathi has to drive and act as well. Then Vijay Sethupathi said, ‘Don’t be afraid I will do it correctly’. Vijay managed it well”, added Arun Vijay.
Chekka Chivantha Vaanam: Arun Vijay On Roll For Mani Ratnam
By Ashwin | Galatta | 03:24 PM
Mani Ratnam’s much anticipated multi-starrer Chekka Chivantha Vaanam team wrapped up the shooting last month.
Now the latest official update from the team is regarding the dubbing work, it has commenced in a full-fledged manner. Currently actor Arun Vijay is doing the job.
We can expect the final product to hit the silver screens by year end.
No More Arun Vijay And Aishwarya Rajesh In Chekka Chivantha Vaanam
By Vivek Raj | Galatta | 01:28 PM
Undoubtedly, one of the hottest films of the year, Mani Ratnam’s multi-starrer, Chekka Chivantha Vaanam, has been progressing at a brisk pace for a while now in its production.
Jointly being produced by Madras Talkies and Lyca Productions featuring music by A. R. Rahman, Chekka Chivantha Vaanam is also titled in Telugu as Nawab.
Meanwhile, actor Arvind Swami was the first star in the film to wrap up his portions few days back.
Just Finished my work in Chekka Chivandha Vaanam. As always it was a privilege to work with Mani Sir, @santoshsivan, and the whole crew. #CCV will be special, can feel it. Now for a days rest and then start promotions for Bhaskar oru Rascal releasing on May11th.— arvind swami (@thearvindswami) May 6, 2018
Following him, actress Aishwarya Rajesh informed her fans yesterday that she had finished filming her portions too.
Now, actor Arun Vijay too has joined them by taking to Twitter to update fans upon the completion of his portions in Chekka Chivantha Vaanam.
And, it's a wrap! Finished my work for #CCV . What an amazing experience it has been working with the stalwarts, the legendary Maniratnam Sir and @santoshsivan Sir! Will miss my team. Until next time..— ArunVijay (@arunvijayno1) May 11, 2018
The remaining stars around whom the film needs to be shot include actor Simbu.
'Makkal Selvan' Vijay Sethupathi too is filming his part for the film now.
Actress Jyothika, who reportedly plays Arvind Swami’s wife in the film also has scenes that need to shot.
Kaatru Veliyidai actress Aditi Rao Hydari is also expected to conclude her part in the film in the coming days.
Happy Birthday Arun Vijay
By Uma Chordia | Galatta | 11:31 AM
Arun Vijay who played a negative role in Yennai Arindhaal turns 38 today. The actor started his career in 1995 with Sundar C's Murai Mappillai and there was no looking back. But it was his role as Victor, in Yennai Arindhal, that got him all the attention. The audience loved him as the villain and his performance was immensely appreciated. Galatta team wishes Arun Vijay a very happy birthday. We are looking forward to watching him on the big screen soon...
Birthday wishes to Arun Vijay, from team Galatta.
Ajith and Arun Vijay groove for Thala 55
By Janani | Galatta | 04:00 PM
We had earlier reported that the shooting of director Gautham Vasudev Menon’s upcoming film is progressing at a brisk pace. This film stars Ajith, Anushka Shetty and Trisha in the lead roles.
The latest news is that Ajith and Arun Vijay (who is playing the villain) have danced to a peppy Harris Jayaraj number for this film. According to sources, we hear that this song will be the highlight of Thala 55.
Cinematographer Dan Mcarthur has cranked the camera for the film. The film is expected to be completed soon.