Thursday, February 25th, 2010
Actress Priyamani has been signed by Ram Gopal Varma to play heroine opposite Surya in his film bilingual Raktha Charithra. The film reportedly will be shot in three different languages Hindi, Tamil and Telugu simultaneously.
Rakta Charitra film is about the bloody faction fights in Cuddaph region of Andhra, which saw the rise of real life gangsters like Paritala Ravi and Maddelachervu Suri, who later became politicians. Paritala Ravi is being played by Vivek Oberoi and Suri by Suriya, while Priyamani will play the role of his wife Gangula Bhanumati. Read the rest of this entry »
Wednesday, February 24th, 2010
Major Ravi is directing a film based on the Kandahar plane hijack incident. Actor Surya has been approached to do the commando role in this film. Major Ravi had earlier directed a film titled Aran that features Jeeva and Mohan Lal in lead roles.
While speaking about this film, he said, â€œIn the year 1999 the Kandahar plane hijack incident shocked the entire globe. Based on this, I have created a fictional plot that is laced with moments which will thrill the audience. Amitabh Bachchan is donning the role of a father of a passenger traveling in this plane. Mohanlal and Surya are donning the role of commandos who retrieve the plane from the hijackers. The shooting of the film is to commence in the month of June or July. We will shoot the film in Afghanistan and Nepal. I am planning to purchase an air plane for the shooting of this film.â€ Read the rest of this entry »
Saturday, February 20th, 2010
After a vigorous hunt for actresses, A. R. Murugadoss has finally zeroed on Kamal Haasanâ€™s elder daughter Shruti Haasan for his upcoming film. The film is produced by Udhayanidhi Stalin of Red Giant Movies and has Surya playing the lead role.
Though according to grapevine, earlier Murugadoss was keen on roping Asin as the female lead but finally took the decision to cast Shruti with Surya. Since, producers are planning to make the film simultaneously in Hindi, Telugu and Tamil; they would rather prefer Shruti who is popular in Bollywood. Read the rest of this entry »
Thursday, May 21st, 2009
Kollywood’s iron man Suriya, is all set to do a Bollywood Flick with Directer Ram Gopal Varma. The most successful actor in the recent times from Tamil film industry is all set debut in Bollywood with, Ram Gopal Varmaâ€™s forthcoming directorial â€˜Ratha Charithraâ€™ based on Naxalite gang war. Read the rest of this entry »