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Watch: 25 Years Of Thevar Magan - Baradwaj Rangan

25 years ago, on Deepavali, we saw the release of a film that Kamal Haasan wrote and acted in — Thevar Magan, which became one of his biggest blockbusters. In this video essay, Baradwaj Rangan takes a look at the things that make the film so special. From the cast (Kamal Haasan, Sivaji Ganesan, Revathy, Gautami, Nasser, Vadivelu) to the music (Ilayaraja), cinematography (PC Sreeram) and direction (Bharathan). From the

Kamal sir is capable of bringing a change: Actor Prasanna (Video)

It’s been a few weeks since Thupparivalan hit screens, but Prasanna is still basking in the success of the film. The actor says,”It’s good to see people coming to the theatre and watching the film. We are now planning to make a sequel to it. In fact, the idea for the sequel came up while making the first part itself, but we wanted to gauge the reactions of the audience. After the

Kamal Haasan: Kamal reveals his real name!

When Shruti Haasan called her dad Kamal Haasan from the Neengalum Vellalaam Oru Kodi to get the answer for the question, Which temple elephant killed noted poet and freedom fighter Bharathiyaar, the star not only told her the right answer but also revealed his real name.   Kamal said that he was named Parthasarathy by his parents and then he was called as Kamal Haasan. The Ulaga Nayagan also said that his mother referred him as Parthasarathy

Kamal Haasan's Film List

  S.No Name of the film Language Director 1 Kalathur Kannamma (1959) Tamil A.Bhim singh 2 Paarthaal Pasi Theerum (1962) Tamil  A.Bhim singh 3 Paadha Kaanikkai (1962) Tamil  K.Sankar 4 Kannum Karalum (1962) Malayalam K.S.Sethumadhavan  5 Aanandha Jothi (1963) Tamil A.S.A.Sami 6 Vaanampadi (1963) Tamil G.R.Nathan 7 Mannavan (1970) Tamil M.A.Thirumugam 8 Annai Velankanni (1971) Tamil K.Thangappan 9 Nootrukku Nooru (1971) Tamil K.Balachander 10 Kanna Nalamaa (1972) Tamil K.Balachander 11 Kuraththi

Bigg Boss Tamil Grand Finale

Bigg Boss Tamil Grand Finale: Aarav wins the title; Kamal Haasan, S Shankar announce Indian 2 Contrary to the popular belief that Snehan or Ganesh Venkatraman would walk away with the title victory, Aarav was declared the winner of the first season of Bigg Boss Tamil, which concluded on Saturday night with a glitzy finale event. While Ganesh Venkatraman earned the third runner-up position, Harish Kalyan and Snehan secured the

Bigg Boss Tamil grand finale: Shankar, Dil Raju announce Indian 2/Bharateeyudu 2 with Kamal Haasan

Director Shankar and producer Dil Raju appeared on superstar Kamal Haasan’s the grand finale of Bigg Boss Tamil to announce a sequel to Indian – Bharateeyudu 2. Director Shankar and producer Dil Raju announced a sequel to superstar Kamal Haasan’s Indian at the grand finale of Bigg Boss Tamil. The movie will be simultaneously made in Telugu as Bharateeyudu 2. Indian is a bilingual vigilante crime thriller film, which was