Charlize Theron to Produce biopic on Marie Colvin

Charlize Theron and producer Basil Iwanyk are teaming up for a film about the life of recently killed war journalist Marie Colvin. Iwanyk and Thunder...

‘The Artist’ wins best picture at Oscars

"The Artist," the black-and-white silent film about Hollywood’s rocky transition to the “talkies,” took the biggest honors at the 84th Academy Awards on Sunday...

Vimukthi shoots in Kolkata

In 1993, Bernardo Bertolucci did it with 'Little Buddha' starring Keanu Reeves and Bridget Fonda. Martin Scorsese touched upon the subject when he made...

Ini Avan opens to rave reviews

A Tamil movie by a Sri Lankan director has been making waves across the world long before its release in the country. Ini Avan is...

Temporary ban on ‘Vishwaroopam’ in Sri Lanka

The government has decided to temporarily ban the screening of the Tamil movie 'Vishwaroopam' in Sri Lanka. Media Minister Keheliya Rambukwella said the decision was taken amidst fears the movie...

Top South Indian actress Manorama passes away

Veteran actress Manorama, who regaled multitudes of filmgoers with her fine sense of humour, passed away in the city late on Saturday of cardiac...

Sri Lankan takes X-Files star to court

Actress Gillian Anderson, star of the X-Files TV series, is being sues by a Sri Lankan man who had once operated as the caretaker...

Time ranks Devdas in millennium’s top ten flicks

Time magazine has ranked Bollywood director Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 2002 film Devdas eighth among the ten greatest movies of the millennium with WALL.E at...

Salman Khan, Jackie Chan in a Tamil film

Aascar Ravichandran, known for his grand projects produced at mammoth scales, has once again pulled a casting coup of sorts. According to sources from tinsel...

Stallone’s 36-year-old son found dead

Aspiring actor and filmmaker Sage Stallone, the son of action movie star Sylvester Stallone, was found dead on Friday at his home in Hollywood,...

Jacqueline starts training for Krrish 3

Sri Lankan beauty Jacqueline Fernandez is going all out for her new role. Jackie, who will next be seen in the Rakesh Roshan’s next big...

Malayalam star Mohanlal in John Abraham’s Jaffna

Actor turned producer John Abraham, a half Malayali, is planning to rope in Malayalam superstar Mohanlal in his next film Jaffna. "We are also...

Sivappu set for release

Sivappu is yet another film on the Tamils from Sri Lanka, but director Sathysiva clarifies that not a single scene was shot in the...

Sri Lanka enters the 3D cinema world

Sri Lanka’s first 3D cinema opened recently with the screening of The Three Musketeers. The new cinema together with three other new cinemas are located...

‘A Common Man’ trailer released

Myriad Pictures has unveiled an international trailer for the movie "A Common Man" starring Ben Kingsley (Iron Man 3) and Ben Cross (Star Trek). Plot:...

Midnight’s children makes its way to Colombo

After being filmed in over 65 locations in Sri Lanka, Deepa Mehta's Midnight's Children will make its way to theatres in Colombo in the...

A Common Man Lands at Myriad Pictures

Myriad Pictures has signed with Asia Digital Entertainment to distribute the action thriller A Common Man starring Ben Kingsley and Ben Cross, which recently...

William Moody, 58, pro wrestling’s Paul Bearer, dies

William Moody, better known as the professional wrestling manager Paul Bearer, who could summon supernatural powers from an urn of cremated ashes whenever his...

Sakman Maluwa screened in Israel

The Sri Lankan film “Sakman Maluwa (The Garden)” directed by Sumithra Pieris was screened at the First International Migrant Workers Film Festival organised by...

The Rock to receive action star award

Dwayne Johnson will receive the "CinemaCon Action Star of Year Award," it was announced by the convention's managing director, Mitch Neuhauser. CinemaCon, the official...