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Interview with M G Sreekumar

Interview with M G Sreekumar

How do you feel after receiving the National Award for a second time? To be honest, I now wish that I hadn’t got this award. It is ten years since I even received a State Award, though I sang many good songs. Last year I …

Interview with Divya Unni

Interview with Divya Unni

Do you come from a filmi family? Not at all. My father Unnikrishnan is working in Cochin Shipyard and my mother is a teacher in Bharathiya Vidya Bhavan. I got my first break as a child artiste in Nee Ethra Dhanya when I was in …

Interview with Meena

Interview with Meena

You are always seen engrossed in a book. Is it a way of avoiding others? Why do you look for hidden meanings even in simple matters? I am a bookworm and keep reading novels or anything that I can lay my hands on. Why should …

Interview with  Samyuktha Varma

Interview with Samyuktha Varma

Don’t you feel typecast in mature and negative roles? (Laughs) I am tired of explaining this to my parents and relatives and now you are asking this. You know very well that I do what the director wants me to do. My parents tell me …

Interview with Suresh gopi

Interview with Suresh gopi

Satyameva Jayate’s success must have been a happy moment for you? In fact, I don’t see any reason to feel excited as it is yet another police film, which I have been doing regularly. I am not blaming anybody for it but blame myself for …

Interview with Shakeela

Interview with Shakeela

Did you start out as a glamour doll in films? I was sitting at home doing nothing when an agent came to my house and asked my mother if, I would like to act in a film called Playgirls, (a Tamil film) and if it …

Interview with Jayaram

Interview with Jayaram

Jayaram has been acting in films for nearly 20 years, in the top bracket along with Mammootty, Mohanlal and Suresh Gopi. Unlike the others, he came from a mimicry background, where comedy was his forte. And though he has acted in several serious films, he …

Interview with Mohan Lal

Interview with Mohan Lal

When you decide to act in movie, what are the ingredients you look for — the story, the director or the producer? Nothing. It is not possible to be rigid about story, director or producer. One has to think of various other commitments also. For …

Interview with Menaka

Interview with Menaka

“My family is my first priority” – Menaka Actress Menaka, who essayed powerful lead roles with Mohanlal and Shankar is on a comeback trail. After 19 years she makes a comeback as heroine in small screen. “I never said that I’ve stopped acting. Now that …

Interview with Nayantara

Interview with Nayantara

What does your name signify? ‘Nayan’ means eyes, ‘Tara’ means stars. Eyes which sparkle like stars (smiles) How did you feel when you got selected for Chandramukhi? Vasu sir’s wife saw my Malayalam film Manasinakkare and recommended me. I was shooting for my first Tamil …

Interview with  Bhavana

Interview with Bhavana

How did you enter films? When I was five year old, I told my parents that I wanted to become an actress.They just laughed it off as the reaction of a star-struck kid. Ten years later, I had just joined the Plus Two course when …

Interview with Dileep

Interview with Dileep

We have heard that you interfere with the scripting of your films? You are right! My commitment is to the people and the producer. Till Joker I did not interfere with the script because a scriptwriter like Lohitadas does not need one. There are only …

Interview with  Prithiviraj

Interview with Prithiviraj

Prithiviraj who dons the police officer role in Satyam is clashing with the titans for the Onam season. Son of late actor Sukumaran, Prithiviraj after the success of Velinakshatram was in news for not toeing the AMMA diktat. He has also been linked with the …

Interview with Sukumari

Interview with Sukumari

I am doing my job” – Sukumari Sukumari the veteran actress completed 50 years in films. She has acted in 250 characters in her career. Conferred with the Padmashree and the TamilNadu Govt’s Life time achievement award, Sukumari is contented with her career and life. …

Interview with Vijayaraghavan

Interview with Vijayaraghavan

Vijayaraghavan son of the late N.N.Pillai, a theatre personality made his debut as an actor with the film Kaapaalika (1973), based on his father’s play of the same name. He did his full length role in Surumayitta Kannukal (1983). After New Delhi (1987) that Vijayaraghavan …