Right, it's time for the weekly round up and we are more than excited to present you with this week's article as Kollywood witnessed some amazing events that defined it last week(20th of March to 26th).
It is only fitting to start off with the news that took everyone by surprise on a cold Monday morning. T Rajendar, who had earlier objected the idea of using his dialogues in the song 'Dandanakka' from the movie Romeo Juliet lost his patience, as he sent out legal notices.
Demanding a whopping 1 crore rupees for defaming his name, TR was in no mood for compromises even after the Romeo Juliet team had removed the part he took offence to.
When the Masss director failed to return her money after not being able to direct the movie, she had forwarded a formal complaint at the Producers' Council who then ordered Venkat to return her cash within May.
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When Kamal Haasan Chose Ore Iravu
Out came reports claiming that Kamal Haasan's next, set against the backdrop of Mauritius is titled Ore Iravu as the story unfolds in just a night. It was also confirmed that Trisha will play the leading lady while Kamal's long term associate Rajesh, will helm the project.
When Vijay Appreciated His Old Pal
Vijay, who has known Raghava Lawrence from the Thirumalai days appreciated him for his works in Kanchana 2. After Rajinikanth Vijay too had taken the opportunity to praise Raghava for his efforts.
It's Dhanush For Mani Ratnam!
Speaking to a press conference last week, ace director Mani Ratnam had revealed that Dhanush would be his next hero for an untitled Tamil-Hindi bilingual.
Last week it was revealed that Bhagyaraj's son Shantanu would enter the wedlock with the 'Naalaya Iyakunar' anchor Keerthy come August 21.
When Vijay Got Upset
Ilayathalapathy wasn't a happy man last week as a photo of his leaked from the sets of Puli and thereby spoiling the team's fun who were geared up to release the official first look poster.
Did Khushboo Harass A Director?
A few reports claimed that actress turned politician Khushboo had actually questioned the Oru Melliya Kodu director AR Ramesh on whether his upcoming film is related to Sunanda Pushkar's controversial suicide citing the actresses connection with Congress. The actress however, refused such claims.
Speculation Of The Week
It was widely speculated that actor Saravanan of Paruthiveeran fame was involved in the illegal trade of red sanders for which he was later arrested. However, sources close to the actor rubbished such claims and said that the veteran is busy shooting for his upcoming flick.
When Lakshmi Invited The PM
Lakshmi Manchu who was seen in Mani Ratnam's Kadal, met the hon'ble PM Narendra Modi along with her brothers to invite him for her brother's wedding. She also made sure to click a selfie with the Prime Minister.
Sri Divya's Jealousy Towards Nithya Menon
Sri Divya openly agreed to the fact that if there is one heroine she would be jealous of, then it is Nithya Menon. Talking about her admiration for Mani Ratnam, Sri Divya said she was indeed jealous when Nithya got the opportunity to work with the ace director.
Lakshmi Menon Said No To Bollywood
Lakshmi Menon had revealed that she was satisfied with the roles being offered down South and that she has no intentions to do Hindi cinema even in the future.