Son makes Soori a proud father - emotional moment! Check out
By Arvind Sundaram | Galatta | 12:03 PM
Comedian Soori who was recently on cloud nine for bagging the opportunity to act alongside Superstar Rajinikanth in Thalaivar 168, has now got one more reason to be happy, but this time on the personal front. Yes, the talented comedian's son, Sanjay, seems to be a budding cricketer who won the Best Performer award in the Under-14 category at the Madurai Cricket Association. Soori took to his social media space to share this news with his followers and well-wishers. Soori also posted the picture of Sanjay getting the award from Indian cricketer and off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin.
Any father will be a happy man when his son or daughter succeeds in life and this award should be a tiny step ahead towards a bright future for Sanjay. At this juncture, we at Galatta Media send our best wishes to the young talent Sanjay and wish him the best and let him make his father more prouder in the coming years.
On the work front, Soori will soon start shooting for Thalaivar 168, directed by Siva and produced by Sun Pictures. This mega biggie features an ensemble star cast that also features Khushbu Sundar, Meena, Keerthy Suresh, Prakash Raj, and Sathish.
Namma Veettu Pillai emotional scene | Sivakarthikeyan | Aishwarya Rajesh | Anu Emmanuel | Soori
By Vivek Raj | Galatta | 01:43 PM
Actor Sivakarthikeyan is a happy man these days after his last film, Namma Veettu Pillai, went on to become a box office success. Produced by esteemed banner, Sun Pictures, the rural family drama film directed by Kadaikutty Singam fame Pandiraj became a critical hit as well. The film is Sun Pictures’ sixth production venture and also the second occasion Sivakarthikeyan and director Pandiraj have teamed up after their Marina in 2012. Released in theatres worldwide on September 27, fans have been showering praises for the screenplay that holds several twists and turns, the performances of the entire cast and the music composed by D. Imman. With the film now out on the Sun NXT digital platform, an emotional scene from Namma Veettu Pillai is now out that shows Sivakarthikeyan defending his sister played by Aishwarya Rajesh.
Namma Veettu Pillai has Malayalam actress Anu Emmanuel paired opposite Sivakarthikeyan while Aishwarya Rajesh becomes the wife of cinematographer turned actor Natarajan Subramaniam during the course of the film’s narrative. The film also features veteran filmmaker Bharathiraja, Samuthirakani,, RK Suresh, comedians Yogi Babu and Soori among others in major supporting roles.
Check out the Namma Veettu Pillai emotional scene below:
Bigil Kathir's Sarbath teaser | Soori | Rahasya
By Vivek Raj | Galatta | 06:44 PM
Actor Kathir made heads turn after his thunderous performance last year in director Mari Selvaraj’s breakthrough directorial debut, Pariyerum Perumal, produced under director Pa. Ranjith’s Neelam Productions banner. Apart from Pariyerum Perumal, he has also given notable performances in films like Madha Yaanai Koottam, Kirumi and in a vital supporting role in the blockbuster Vijay Sethupathi and Madhavan starrer, Vikram Vedha. Kathir was recently seen in the newly-released ‘Thalapathy’ Vijay biggie, Bigil, as the superstar’s friend, and also appears as a footballer player in the action sports drama. With Bigil out now in theatres, a fun-filled teaser has been released from Kathir's upcoming film, Sarbath, which has him playing a youth from a small town alongside comedian Soori and actress Rahasya as the female lead.
Produced jointly by Lalit Kumar’s Seven Screen Studio and Viacom 18 Studios, Sarbath has been directed by Prabhakaran and includes Ajesh Ashok scoring the music, T. Prabhakaran handling the cinematography and G. K. Prasanna taking care of the editing. Sarbath being billed as a rural entertainer is set to cater to audiences, especially in the B and C centers across Tamil Nadu.
Check out Kathir’s Sarbath teaser below:
Kennedy Club Sneak Peek 02 | Soori | Sasikumar
By Galatta | 07:09 PM
The number of sports drama films made in Tamil has drastically gone up in the recent past. Kennedy Club is the recent to be on the list which released a couple of weeks back. The film written and directed by Suseenthiran is produced by DN Thaisaravanan under the banner of Nallusamy Pictures. Kennady Club has some big names like Sasikumar, Bharathiraja, Samuthirakani, Meenakshi Govindarajan and Soori along with names like Neethu, Sowmya, Meenakshi, Soundarya, Asha, Smrithi and Pillayar Ruthru playing important roles. The film's cinematography and editing are handled by RB Gurudev and Antony respectively and D Imman has composed music for Kennedy Club. Suseenthiran has taken women's Kabaddi as the core for this film. A comedy seen featuring Soori in the film has now been released from Kennedy Club. Check it out:
Vennila Kabbadi Kuzhu 2 trailer - Soori returns
By Vivek Raj | Galatta | 10:56 AM
Among the many sports films in development, Vennila Kabbadi Kuzhu 2 had wrapped up filming a while back and is awaiting its release with Vikranth in the lead role. With National Award-winning director Suseenthiran credited for the film’s concept, Kabbadi as known forms the core plot element this time as well considering it is the sequel to the smash 2009 hit, Vennila Kabbadi Kuzhu. Directed by Selvashekaran, the Vennila Kabbadi Kuzhu 2 trailer has now been released and promises to be quite an intense film awaiting us when it arrives in theatres soon.
Check out the Vennila Kabbadi Kuzhu 2 trailer below:
OMG Moment! Soori Wants Nayan as Heroine
By Ashwin Prabhu | Galatta | 05:41 PM
The hero bug has now bitten comedian Soori who just can’t keep quiet after seeing comedy actors like Vadivelu and Santhanam playing heroes in their own movies.
While Vadivelu had a number of flops as the solo hero, Santhanam is worried that many of his movies didn’t get released at all. Soori seems to be unaware of this situation and wants to be a hero. And, he wants no other than Nayantara to play the heroine.
Will his dream come true? If Soori continues to be a comedian and not take a big leap so early in his career, it would be a wise choice.
An Emotional Moment as Soori Thanks Media
By Ashwin Prabhu | Galatta | 04:18 PM
Not many film industry people would call the media to thank them and the public for the support they rendered throughout the years. The thoughtful Soori felt like he should give back something to those who made him so popular.
Sharing the long travel he had for the past 20 years and the successful completion of two decades, Soori thanked the entire media and the public for making him an actor, a comedian that he is today. He didn’t fail to sincerely thank his director Suseendhiran and other filmmakers who brought him into limelight. An emotional speech by the actor is out on Galatta now that you could catch up with!
Comedy Combo Udhayanidhi and Soori in Podhuvaga Emmanasu Thangam
By Ashwin Prabhu | Galatta | 11:12 AM
Udhayanidhi Stalin has some of the best comedy hits to his credit and he has paired up with Santhanam multiple times in the past. For the first time in his career, he is going to go completely rural with a whole new subject in Podhuvaga Emmanasu Thangam.
Featuring a stellar star cast and a beautiful heroine Nivetha Pethuraj, the movie also has Soori who will be seen with Udhayanidhi. Soori is known for his comedy timing, especially in village based movies in the past and his presence is sure to make it a super hit flick.
Podhuvaga Emmanasu Thangam is directed by Thalapathy Prabhu and produced by Sri Thenandal Films.
How He Got into Trouble with Women, Soori Explains
By Ashwin Prabhu | Galatta | 02:56 PM
Actor Soori knows how to keep the crowd engaged with his comedy speech and he had a very lengthy one during the SangiliBungiliKadhavaThorae success meet this week.
“I wanted them to change the hotel room because it wasn’t comfortable but they never informed me. I accidentally walked into find four women in my room and realized they have changed my room already,” Soori said jokingly.
He also had a scene where he should jump off the ledge to escape some dogs. The actor’s legs got hurt during this and he managed to complete the scene despite the bleeding toe. SBKT is going good at the theaters now filled with laughter and some horror elements.
Vadivelu, Soori to join Vijay 61?
By Ambili S | Galatta | 07:34 PM
If reports are true, comedians Vadivelu and Soori will team up again for Vijay 61. is likely to get bigger and better. The film is reuniting Vijay with director Atlee after the superhit Theri. We also hear that the film will be made on a whopping budget of Rs 100 Cr and a major part will be shot abroad.
Producer Sri Thenandal Films has officially announced that writer Vijendra Prasad has already completed the script for the film. Rumour has it that a novel and whacky role has been sketched by Vijendra. The ace writer’s compelling story and super talented actor’s dynamic performance is going to be a sure shot winner at the box office!