Chiyaan Vikram & Ajay Gnanamuthu's Cobra team fly to Paris for next schedule!
By MKV | Galatta | 08:07 PM
One of the most talented and highly versatile stars of Indian Cinema - Chiyaan Vikram was last seen on screens in the 2019 movie Kadaram Kondan. He was since working on his son Dhruv's acting debut Adithya Varma, which was the Tamil remake of the blockbuster Telugu movie Arjun Reddy! After that, it was announced that Vikram would be joining hands with Imaikkaa Nodigal director Ajay Gnanamuthu for Vikram 58! This movie went on floors and it was announced that this project has been titled Cobra. Bankrolled by Lalit Kumar's Seven Screen Studio, this movie has music by AR Rahman.
Director Ajay Gnanamuthu has updated on his Instagram status that the Cobra team is currently in Paris for this movie's next schedule shoot. Former Indian Cricketer Irfan Pathan is making his acting debut in this movie, which has KGF heroine Srinidhi Shetty as the lady lead. Reports state that this movie is being made simultaneously in Tamil, Telugu and Hindi. Vikram had recently finished shooting for his first schedule of director Mani Ratnam's Ponniyin Selvan and it looks like he would now shift to Cobra, before resuming shoot for the former.
The Cobra team released an intriguing motion poster for last year's Christmas, on December 25th, 2019! Ace director and actor KS Ravikumar is also a part of Cobra and there are speculations that Chiyaan would be sporting as many as 20 different looks in this movie. However, the storyline and Vikram's looks have been kept very closely guarded so far and nothing has been made public, so far!
Check out a screenshot of Ajay Gnanamuthu's post here:
Dinesh's next film titled Therum Porum | to be directed by Vikram Sugumaran
By Arvind Sundaram | Galatta | 12:48 PM
We had already reported that Dinesh would be teaming up with Madha Yaanai Koottam fame director Vikram Sugumaran for a new film and an official announcement about the said project has now been made. This film will be produced by cinematographer turned actor Arul Doss and Karthik Durai, on behalf of Thai Saravanan’s NalluSamy Pictures. The film has been titled as Therum Porum, and the title look poster of it has been officially launched this morning (February 21). On the technical front, Therum Porum will have music scored by Justin Prabhakaran, cinematography by Mynaa and Kumki fame Sukumar, editing by Lawrence Kishore and art direction by Rajeevan.
It is said that the film’s shooting will begin next month. According to director Vikram Sugumaran, this film’s plot will revolve around a temple car and the politics around it. The film’s premise is set in the backdrop of Sivaganga district, mostly in the town of Devakottai. Talking to a leading media about the film, Vikram Sugumaran said, “Dinesh has been training with bulls for the past few months and also getting physically fit as running along with the bulls demands stamina. We also went to the location and he spent 15-20 days with the bulls there.
Dinesh took part in the event in Siravayal, and tamed bulls, something that most heroes would consider a risk. Around 5 lakh people come to witness this event, with some 10,000 bulls taking part in it, and we have shot all of the proceedings there.” Well, Dinesh is indeed a director’s delight who is ready to take enormous risks for the betterment of a film and going by the updates, it looks like Therum Porum will be an important film in his career.
Here is the Title look of #TherumPorum Shoot begins soon!
Directed by #VikramSugumaran
Starring @Dineshvcravi @NalluPictures @justin_tunes @ThaiSaravanan @mynnasukumar @Actor_ArulDass @teamaimpr @CtcMediaboy pic.twitter.com/pPOcCKiskL— Nallusamy Pictures (@NalluPictures) February 21, 2020
Official: Vikram Prabhu signs his next film titled Paayum Oli Nee Yenakku
By Arvind Sundaram | Galatta | 12:21 PM
Vikram Prabhu, who was recently seen in Mani Ratnam’s production venture, Vaanam Kottattum, has signed his next Tamil film and the announcement about it has been made. This new film has got an interesting title - Paayum Oli Nee Yenakku, named after Subramania Bharathiyar’s lines. This film will be directed by debutant Karthik Chowdary, while the cinematography will be handled by Suresh Bhargav, a former associate of Balu Mahendra. Mahati Swara Sagar, son of ace music director Mani Sharma, will compose the songs and music for the film and it will mark his debut in Tamil cinema.
National award winning editor Kotagiri Venkateswara Rao will be taking care of the editing department. Paayum Oli Nee Yenakku is produced by Kumaraswamy Pathikonda under the banner of Maha Mahalakshmi Arts. The film’s shooting is planned to start from April 2020, after Vikram Prabhu finishes his ongoing commitments.
The ‘Kumki’ actor is also a part of Mani Ratnam’s historical epic, Ponniyin Selvan and he will soon join the team for shooting his portions. Apart from these two films, he also has Asuraguru which is waiting to hit the screens on a suitable date. Happening days ahead for Vikram Prabhu!
Maha Mahalakshmi Arts#KumaraSwamyPathikonda Presents #PaayumOliNeeYenakku— Diamond Babu (@idiamondbabu) February 14, 2020
Dir by Debutant #KarthikChowdary
Music #MahatiSwara (S/O Mani Sharma)
Shooting Commences From April 2020..
Coming soon pic.twitter.com/FtPRMUjfeA
Hina Khan's Hacked - Lavkar Love Karuya video song | Vikram Bhatt
By Vivek Raj | Galatta | 03:24 PM
2020 is turning out to be yet another interesting year for Indian cinema with the recently-released film, Hacked, starring Bigg Boss 11 runner up, Hina Khan, in the lead role under reputed filmmaker Vikram Bhatt's direction hitting theatres on February 7. Hacked is a thriller and a joint production venture of Amar Thakkar, Krishna Bhatt and Jatin Sethi under their Loneranger Productions banner with Rohan Shah, Mohit Malhotra and Sid Makkar in major starring roles.
Hacked has a plot that revolves around a young boy's (Rohan Shah) love for an older woman (Hina Khan), which eventually becomes an obsession who goes on to make decisions that affect her and everyone's lives. With the film out in theatres already, the makers are continuing with their promotions and have now released the much-awaited 'Lavkar Love Karuya' video song featured on the sultry Hina Khan.
We see Hina Khan shaking her feet to the funky beats and giving fans a taste of the sensuality in the song composed by Chirantan Bhatt and sung by Apeksha Dandekar featuring lyrics penned by Manoj Yadav. Apart from Chirantan Bhatt's 'Lavkar Love Karuya's song, Hacked also includes tracks composed by Aako, Amjad Nadeem Amir, Chirantan Bhatt and Sunny Inder, which have gone on to become hits as well with choreography done by Shabina Khan.
Watch the 'Lavkar Love Karuya' video song from Hina Khan's Hacked below:
Hina Khan's Hacked - Tujhe Hasil Karunga video song | Vikram Bhatt
By Vivek Raj | Galatta | 04:05 PM
Many films are coming out with bold and interesting themes that are centered in contemporary times and themes with veteran Bollywood director Vikram Bhatt too now taking a step forward in the direction with his latest film, Hacked, which released worldwide yesterday (February 7). Hacked is a romantic crime thriller film revolving around a young boy (Rohan Shah) who falls head over heels in love with an older woman (Hina Khan) and his relationship eventually transcending to an obsession leading to life-altering and threatening consequences.
Amar Thakkar, Krishna Bhatt and Jatin Sethi have jointly produced Hacked under their Loneranger Productions banner with the makers now releasing the 'Tujhe Hasil Karunga' video song, composed by Sunny Inder and sung by Stebin Ben to Kumaar's lyrics. Apart from Hina Khan and Rohan Shah, director Vikram Bhatt's Hacked has includes Mohit Malhotra, Sid Makkar, among others in supporting roles with Aako, Amjad Nadeem Amir, Chirantan Bhatt and Inder Bawra coming on board the film as composers with choreography done by Shabina Khan.
Watch the 'Tujhe Hasil Karunga' video song from Hina Khan's Hacked below:
Chiyaan Vikram & Gautham Menon's Dhruva Natchathiram song Oru Manam performed at Singapore event!
By MKV | Galatta | 08:08 PM
It is well known that Gautham Vasudev Menon always ensures that the music and songs in his movies stand out and have a reach and fan following of their own! Recently, it was announced that a felicitation event to reminisce 20 years of Gautham Menon with performances of songs from his movies was set to happen on February 2nd, at Singapore! The event turned out to be a grand success. Photos & videos from the event are going viral on the net and Gautham Menon seems to have had a gala time! One of the biggest highlights of the event was the performance of the 'Oru Manam' song from Gautham Menon's upcoming movie Dhruva Natchathiram, with Chiyaan Vikram in the lead.
Gautham Menon's movies Enai Noki Paayum Thota and Dhruva Natchathiram had been facing a lot of issues and were in cold storage for a long time. However, the Vels Film International banner stepped in and helped him release ENPT and it has also been announced that the remaining shoot & post production of Dhruva Natchathiram would be happening soon. Now, with the 'Oru Manam' song being played at yesterday's event, there are a lot of speculations that this single would be released soon! This song's lyrics have been penned by Thamarai and sung by Karthik & Shashaa Tirupati, under Harrish Jayaraj's composition.
Many videos of Gautham Menon dancing for his songs have been doing the rounds on the internet. His moves for the 'Anjala' song from Vaaranam Aayiram, with singer Karthik wowed the audiences and sent them into rapturous applause! The Orey Nyabagam event had performances from Bombay Jayashri, Sid Sriram, Karthik, Shashaa, Lydian Nadhaswaram and Keba Jeremiah, among others. Earlier, videos of Mysskin, Suriya and director Vignesh Shivn wishing Gautham Menon for completing 20 years and this Orey Nyabagam event, became very popular!
Check out Gautham Menon's dance moves here:
WOW Director @MenonGautham Dancing For #Anjala Song With @singer_karthik at #oreyNiyabagam Concert at Singapore Yesterday 😍#VaaranamAayiram ❤️ @Suriya_offl #GauthamMenon #20YearsOfGVM pic.twitter.com/BbD4ZEBi4U— Ayushmaan Bhava (@SuriyaMaara) February 3, 2020
Tu Jo Mili video song - Hacked | Hina Khan | Vikram Bhatt
By Vivek Raj | Galatta | 12:48 PM
Filmmakers are going out of their way in recent times to explore new challenging themes and storylines with veteran Bollywood director Vikram Bhatt too delving into the prevalent topic of online hacking in his upcoming film, Hacked, releasing worldwide on February 7. The story of Hacked, based on the promotional material released so far, revolves around a young boy (Rohan Shah) who falls in love head over heels with an older woman (Hina Khan), which eventually transcends to obsession leading to life-threatening consequences.
Produced by Amar Thakkar, Krishna Bhatt and Jatin Sethi under their Loneranger Productions banner, promotions are being carried out extensively for Hacked with the makers now releasing the 'Tu Jo Mili' video song, composed by Jeet Ganguli and sung by Yasser Desai to the lyrics penned by Shakeel Azmi.
There is quite a lot of strong chatter surrounding Hacked as the film's trailer released a few days back did plenty in creating curiosity among fans, who now await for its theatrical release up ahead. Apart from Hina Khan and Rohan Shah, director Vikram Bhatt's Hacked has also has Mohit Malhotra, Sid Makkar, among others in supporting roles with Aako, Amjad Nadeem Amir, Chirantan Bhatt and Sunny Inder also contributing as composers and choreography done by Shabina Khan.
Watch the 'Tu Jo Mili' video song from Hina Khan's Hacked below:
Hina Khan's Hacked - Ab Na Phir Se video song | Rohan Shah | Vikram Bhatt
By Vivek Raj | Galatta | 04:11 PM
Many filmmakers are exploring new themes in Indian cinema with veteran Bollywood director Vikram Bhatt now all set to present his next thriller film, Hacked, starring Hina Khan from February 7 in theatres worldwide. Produced by Amar Thakkar, Krishna Bhatt and Jatin Sethi under their Loneranger Productions banner, the film's plot revolves around a young boy's love for an older woman, which gradually transtions to become an obsession with the makers promoting the film extensively in an innovative manner.
With the Hacked trailer released a few days back receiving a tremendous response, the much-awaited 'Ab Na Phir Se' video song featured on Hina Khan has now been released. Composed by Amjad Nadeem Aamir, who also has penned the lyrics, 'Ab Na Phir Se' has been sung by Yasser Desai with the film being presented by Zee Studios.
Hacked has four composers among whom are Jeet Ganguli, Aako, Amjad Nadeem Amir, Chirantan Bhatt and Sunny Inder with choreography done by Shabina Khan. Cinematography has been done by Prakash Kutty while Kuldip Mehan has taken care of editing followed by Abbas Ali Moghul for the action and, Priya and Satya are the production designers.
Watch the 'Ab Na Phir Se' video song from Hina Khan's Hacked below:
Dhruv Vikram releases a new video on Instagram - Check Out | Adithya Varma
By Arvind Sundaram | Galatta | 03:23 PM
Dhruv Vikram made a fitting debut with the intense romantic drama, Adithya Varma, directed by debutant Gireesaaya. Dhruv’s performance as the titular character garnered huge attention and rave reviews from the critics and the general audience. Dhruv also went on to bag many awards and important honours at noted award events. Being the first film in the career, Adithya Varma will definitely stay special to Dhruv and even after these many days since its release, he seems to have been closely associated with the film.
He has now shared a new video that was shot during the filming of Adithya Varma and we see Dhruv performing a scene. This video has gone viral on all social media platforms. Produced by Mukesh R Mehta’s E4 Entertainment, the film featured Banita Sandhu and Priya Anand as the female leads. Adithya Varma's cinematography was handled by Ravi K Chandran.
The film had music composed by Radhan whose songs, ‘Edharkadi’ and ‘Yaen Ennai Pirindhaai’ became chartbuster numbers that struck a chord with the youngsters. Dhruv is yet to lock his second film as an actor and we will have to wait for a few more months to know about it. If you haven’t seen the video yet, catch it here (below the images):
Hina Khan's Hacked Official Trailer | Rohan Shah | Vikram Bhatt
By Vivek Raj | Galatta | 02:37 PM
2020 is set to be yet another important year for Indian cinema and the upcoming Hindi film, Hacked, directed by veteran Bollywood filmmaker Vikram Bhatt is scheduled for a theatrical release on February 7. Jointly produced by Amar Thakkar, Krishna Bhatt and Jatin Sethi under their Loneranger Productions banner, the thriller film stars Hina Khan, Rohan Shah, Mohit Malhotra and Sid Makkar in the lead roles with the plot centered around a young boy's love and obsession for an older girl. The makers have been promoting Hacked in an innovative and extensive manner on social media with an intense trailer for Hacked now being released.
Being presented by Zee Studios, Hacked has cinematography done by Prakash Kutty while Kuldip Mehan has taken care of editing. The film has four composers on board namely Jeet Ganguli, Aako, Amjad Nadeem Amir, Chirantan Bhatt and Sunny Inder with choreography done by Shabina Khan followed by Abbas Ali Moghul overseeing the action while Priya and Satya are the production designers. Lyrics for the songs in the film have been penned by Aako, Amjad Nadeem Amir, Sakil Azmi, Manoj Yadav and Kumaar with the dialogues written by Vikram Bhatt and Srivinay Salian.
Watch Hina Khan's Hacked trailer below: