Tuesday, 28 May 2013

Malayalam Actress Leena Maria Paul Arrested

South Indian actress Leena Maria Paul, who will be seen in John Abraham's production Madra Cafe, and her male friend were today arrested from a south Delhi farmhouse.
Leena and her male friend were hiding in a bid to evade law in a case of cheating registered in Chennai.
Their six personal security officers, including three ex-servicemen, were also arrested in a joint operation by Delhi Police and Chennai Crime Branch from Khari Farms in Fatehpurberi, a senior police official said.
Twenty-five-year old Leena Maria Paul, who has worked in national award winner Mohanlal's Red Chillies and her friend Balaji were allegedly involved in a case registered under sections 420 (cheating), 120B (criminal conspiracy) and 406 (breach of trust).
Leena Maria Paul has worked in John Abraham's production Madras Cafe plus Thousands in Goa, Cobra and Red Chillies.
"She was hiding in Delhi along with her friend Balaji alias Chandersekar. Four weapons seized from the PSOs have all India license obtained from Haryana and Jammu but not endorsed from Delhi licensing branch," the official said.
A case under the relevant section of Arms Act was registered here. Nine expensive cars and 81 expensive Wrist watches have also been recovered.
"Accused have shifted to present farm house on May 12 and their tenant verification form was also received and under verification process," the official said.

Kerala State Film Award 2013

Sunday, 26 May 2013

Asif Ali - Zama Mazreen Marriage

Asif Ali - Zama Mazreen Marriage Photo Gallery

Malayalam actor Asif Ali is supposed to tie the knot with his fiancee Zama Mazar on May 26 in Kannur. But he does not have pre-wedding jitters as he is still submerged in his filmy activities. The actor, who is currently shooting for Jean Paul Lal's debut movie Honeybee in Lakshwadeep, says that he is yet to invite guests for his marriage ceremony. A few weeks ago, Asif Ali started giving wedding cards and after inviting few important guests, he has recently resumed the filming of Honeybee. He is busy shooting a few underwater shots for the film in Lakshwadeep. "I'm busy now with work at sea, and once I reach the shore I will start calling people for the wedding," TOI quotes the actor as saying. Asif Ali says that he is now quite chilled out and is not nervous about his impending wedding. But all that bothers him is the project that he has committed to finish in May. He would like to complete the shooting of the movie Honeybee before he enters wedlock with Zama Mazar this Sunday. Asif Ali got engaged to Kannur-based Zama on September 9, 2012, and their engagement was held at Flora Airport Hotel in Cochin. Their marriage will take place in Kannur. The actor has planned to hold a grand reception party for his friends and colleagues from the film industry. 

Thursday, 23 May 2013

Tamil Superstar Rajinikanth Sings a Hindi song

They say that nothing is impossible to Rajinikanth and it appears to be true! Well, for the first time, the Tamil superstar has crooned a Hindi song. Wonder for which movie? Any guess? As we all know, his next movie Kochadaiyaan is simultaneously made in Hindi and for the Bollywood version he has sung the song. The superstar had crooned a song for Tamil version of Kochadaiyaan earlier. Now, Rajinikanth has also lent his voice for the Hindi version of the number. While legendary Vairamuthu has penned the Kollywood version, Irshad Kamil has translated the same number to Hindi. According to reports, the song is basically philosophical in nature and more importantly, about the beliefs and philosophies of the Endhiran actor. For example, man loves to own land but land grabs him in the end due to greediness. The song has been composed by Oscar Award winning musician AR Rahman. Well, the underlining part of the story is that the superstar crooned a song after 21 years for Kochadaiyaan. However, Kochadaiyaan is a period-drama starring Rajinikanth in dual roles. The film also features Jackie Shroff, Shobhana, Aadi Pinisetty, R Sarath Kumar and Nassar. The movie is inspired by Pandya king Kochadaiyaan Ranadheeran and it is a fictional account of the ruler.

Wednesday, 15 May 2013

Kadal Kadannu Oru Mathukutty, Memory Card Malayalam Movies Review

Mammootty seems to have a penchant in teaming up with fresh faces, even in the case of his directors or heroines.
The latest to join him as a fresh heroine will be Aleesha Muhammed.
A radio jockey by profession, she will play the role of Rosy, a school teacher in Mammootty's new movie 'Kadal Kadannu Oru Mathukutty'.
The movie which will follow the misadventures of German based NRI, played by Mammootty, is currently on sets at Ernakulam.
Mohanlal will play the role of a retired military communications expert in the film, which will be extensively shot in Hyderabad. Besides Mohanlal, the film apparently has two other big names playing prominent roles. Mohanlal’s reel roles in films such as Douthyam, Pingami and the Keerthichakra series, combined with the actor’s honorary title of  Lieutenant Colonel in the territorial army, has made him the first choice to play roles of a military officer. The latest film that will have him in such a role is P Anil’s Memory Card.
The successful duo P.Anil and Mohanlal is to team up again for another action thriller which has been titled Memory card. The upcoming Malayalam movie Memory card is an out and out action thriller with all other commercial elements. Mohanlal will play the role of an Ex-Military Intelligence Officer who runs security office in Hyderabad. The director P.Anil known for his action films himself has penned the story for his upcoming flick Memory card.
Mohanlal is now busy with shooting of many of movies in 2013. His new projects in 2013 includes Mr.Fraud teaming up with B.Unnikrishnan after their successful venture Grand Master, Aru muthal arupath vare directed by Johny Antony scripted by Siby K.Thomas and Udaykrishna team, Jilla an upcoming Tamil project Mohanlal teaming up with Vijay etc. It’s a racy action thriller that happens in a span of six days and evolves in Hyderabad.
Certain events bring together three people Mohanlal’s character, a police officer and another person in the city and the story moves forward in the backdrop of a high profile investigation. Both Mohanlal and Prakash, who had worked together in Mani Ratnam’s Iruvar, were supposed to team up last year for Ranjith’s Spirit before the latter had to opt out due to scheduling conflicts.
Incidentally, the film is also the comeback vehicle for director Anil, who has helmed the trendsetting action film Douthyam in 1989 and later, Suryagayathri. Mohanlal will be join with Memory card crew from July onwards. The movie memory card starts rolling in July onwards with location fully set in Hyderabad. The other cast and crew are only getting finalized. Memory Card is expected to be Mohanlal’s Onam release.

Sunday, 12 May 2013

Asiavision Television Awards 2013

Asiavision Television Awards 2013

Bollywood star Karishma Kapoor may have little to do with Malayalam TV industry, but that hasn’t stopped her from being a special guest at the annual Asiavision Television Awards in Dubai this Friday. This awards night, scheduled to begin at 7.30pm, is aimed at celebrating the best in the Malayalam TV industry.
To be held at Al Nasr Leisureland Ice Rink, the awards night is expected to attract a string of top Malayalam tv actors including TN Gopakumar, R Sreekandan Nair, KPAC Lalitha, Rekha Menon and Poornima Indrajit. South Indian award events have been known to rely on Bollywood stars to crank up the glamour element. Singers Suchitra Karthik, Gajendra Verma, Richa Panai are expected to perform on stage.

Wednesday, 8 May 2013

KPAC Lalitha hurt in road accident

Malayalam actress KPAC Lalitha is reported to have been hurt in a road accident. The accident is said to have occurred in Ernakulam when her car collided with a tanker lorry. 

According to reports, the injuries sustained are not very serious. Further details are awaited.