Comedian and actor Steve Martin will host the 75th
anniversary Academy Awards show. The live show will be held March
23 at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood and will be broadcast on ABC
Indian films have been nominated this year as entries to the
Oscars. After Devdas, which was chosen as the Indian entry,
another film The Warrior has been sent by the UK as the official
British entry for Oscarís foreign language film.
A confident Teja fixed the release time of Nijam
as 9:34 am on 11th April 2003 in Sudarshan 35mm
through Asian films in Nizam. It's quite a sensation to announce
the release date of a film without even finalizing five main
characters of film like hero, heroine, hero's father etc.
At last, Chiranjeevi has established a history-making record with
Indra. The film has crossed 100 days in more than 122 centres
surpassing the Balakrishna-starrer Narasimhanaidu (100 days in 106
centres), -Yahoo movies
Even before work began, two of the most expected
films from Mohanlal have folded up. They are- director Bhadran's
'Swarnam' for Shogun Films and director Ranjit's 'Maram
Peiyumpoz'. The reasons for the cancellation of these films
were the differences of opinion that arose over the issue of story
and characterization. -Cinesouth.com
Sharavanan Subbiah, who had directed "Citizen"
earlier, is now going to direct the action-packed film "Anthanan".
Arjun is doing the lead role. Appachchan, who is the producer
of the film, "Friends", is producing this film
Ameesha Patel one of the frontline heroines in Hindi has
been booked against Vijay in "Geethai",
to be directed by Jagan, formerly an assistant to director
A.R. Rehman's sister Rehana one of the singers of the hit
song 'Malai .. Malai...' from 'Choklet' , has taken on a new avathar
of a music composer. Rehana composes music for the film 'Ninaive'
starring Sanjay, (hero, Vijay's cousin), Haripriya and Srikrishna.
But with all these achievements brother Rehman has still to give
her a chance to sing in his films.-Chennaionline.com
Celeb family this week:
Actress Saranya with director husband Ponvannan
courtesy: net resources