Watch Sneha and Prasanna’s marriage on Vijay!

Sneha and Prasanna have sold their wedding rights for a record prize to Vijay TV. The couple will be tying the nuptial knot on May 11th in Chennai and all arrangements pertaining to this are being made.

Industry sources say that Vijay TV has got hold of the exclusive rights to telecast this wedding and reception and the marketing rates are astronomical for this program. Vijay TV will be airing this as a special program on May 20th.

Power Star’s biggest release ever

The stage is set for the release of Gabbar Singh on May 11th. There are huge expectations on this film which is the remake of the Hindi blockbuster Dabangg, which had Salman Khan and Sonakshi Sinha as the lead pair.

While the reception for the Power Star’s film in Andhra Pradesh is well known, its reception in Chennai has the industry surprised. Yes, Pawan Kalyan’s Gabbar Singh will release in Chennai and its suburbs in 15 screens which is the biggest ever for his films so far. Shruti Haasan play Pawan’s lead pair in this film which has been directed by Harish Shankar.

Siddharth’s next with Vettrimaran commenced

Siddharth’s upcoming flick which is being produced by Dhayanidhi Alagiri’s Meeka Entertainment and director Vettrimaran’s Grass Roots Film Company has kick-started in Bangalore.

The untitled film will also have Divya Spandana aka Ramya playing a small but significant role. Senthil, Vettrimaran’s assistant, will be wielding the megaphone for this flick.

Vijay directs Simbu and Hansika

Hansika has bagged the female lead role in the Simbu starrer Vaalu. The actress, incidentally, plays a role in his Vettai Mannan but it is not as his lead pair. To make do for the loss, the actress has been cast in Vaalu as his heroine, say sources.

The film’s shooting commenced a couple of days ago and a teaser is being shot. Simbu, Santhanam, VTV Ganesh and Hansika took part in this shooting. Vaalu is directed by newbie Vijay and it is a full length comedy entertainer, we hear.

Director Bala and Pooja part ways

Director Bala had cast Pooja in an important role in Naan Kadavul and the actress went on to win accolades and awards. He is currently working on this next project Paradesi in which Adharva is playing the lead role. Bala had signed up Pooja for a significant role in Paradesi too and the shooting was in progress.

However, the actress has now announced that she has decided to quit Paradesi. Stating that there is no animosity between her and Bala, Pooja cites signing up another film as the reason for turning down Paradesi at the last minute. Dhansika will now do Pooja’s role, we hear.

Kochadaiyaan teasers soon

The much awaited film of the year Kochadaiyaan is moving at a fast pace with the post production work progressing and the latest we hear is that the teasers of the film will hit the screens shortly.

It was already reported that Kochadaiyaan will release in September and a grand teaser is getting ready. The film that has and ensemble of star case with superstar Rajinikanth in the lead, bollywood hottie Deepika Padukone, Sarathkumar, Aadhi, Naseer, Shobana among others.

Happy birthday Trisha!

It’s pretty actress Trisha’s birthday today, May 4th, 2012. The actress is celebrating the occasion with her friends at a foreign location, say sources. Trisha is one of the top actresses in both Kollywood and Tollywood. Her recent release Dammu, which had Jr NTR as her lead pair, is a smash hit and she is looking forward for the release of the Vishal starrer Samar.

Trisha also has Endrendurm Punagai in her kitty in which she will pair up with Jiiva.

Mallika Sherawat causes problems between Priyadarshan and producer

Producer Ratan Jain seems to have had the last laugh. According to Tezz’s editor Suresh, the film released is not the director’s cut but it is the producer’s cut. There were some issues over the inclusion of an item number by Mallika Sherawat in the film between director Priyadarshan and Ratan Jain.

The producer had wanted that item number and had it shot without director Priyadarshan’s approval. Right before the film’s release, it was said that Priyadarshan had the final say and the item number was deleted.

But what was released on-screens shows a different picture altogether. The film’s editor Suresh has said that he had edited the director’s cut and Stefan Bernard had edited the producer’s cut. Finally, it was the producer’s cut that was released, rued Suresh on a social networking site.

Simbu’s heroine arrested on charges of prostitution?

When the Bangalore police busted into an apartment in Koramngala, Bangalore following a tip-off that some women over there were involved in prostitution, they were in for a shock. There was junior artiste by name Sana Khan at the apartment.

Tej reporters without verifying the facts published newes that it was the Sana Khan whi had acted in a number of Tamil films including the Simbu starrer Silambattam, Shantanu starrer Aayiram Vilakku, Prakash Raj’s Payanam and Thambikku Entha Ooru. However, it was revealed later on that the arrested person is a junior artiste Sana Ali Khan.

Disturbed by this incident, actress Sana Khan said that she will file a complaint against all for tarnishing her image by publishing false reports without verifying facts.

Anushka in Kahaani remake?

Reprising a role that Vidya Balan has played is not an easy task, with her market value going up post The Dirty Picture and Kahaani, the south Indian film industry is looking to remake the super duper hit of Kahaani in Tamil and Telugu. There is no doubt that to do justice to the role a powerful actress with domain both in Tamil and Telugu is needed and the makers can think of none other than Anushka Shetty.

The actress has proved her mettle in heroine oriented films earlier and the makers has made the right choice, but the actress who is busy with a number of projects is yet to give her nod for the project.