It is no secret that a lot has happened in the world of Southern cinema this past week. And, not surprisingly, most of these things have created a buzz amongst fans. On one hands, a leading superstar was forced to request some so-called fans to respect the dignity of a female journalist. On the other hand, a veteran actor-filmmaker added fuel to speculation of him entering politics in the near future.
Kamal Haasan: The veteran Tamil star attended an event organized by the DMK and spoke about the greatness of Dravidian culture. As expected, this added fuel to rumours of him potentially entering politics in the near future.
Dileep: According to a leading daily, Dileep—who is in custody in connection with the actress assault case—has not been keeping well and is feeling stressed out.
Dhanush: Dhanush’s eagerly-awaited ‘VIP 2’—which is a sequel to his 2014 release ‘VIP’—hit screens on August 11 amidst much fanfare.
Mahesh Babu: The Telugu megastar turned a year older this week. Moreover, the makers of ‘Spyder’ released a new teaser much to the delight of T-town’s resident ‘Prince’.
Dulquer Salmaan: This week, the actor confirmed that he will soon be making his Bollywood debut with a light-hearted comedy which also features Irrfan Khan in the lead.
Sudeep: The Kannada star tried to rekindle his friendship with Darshan by wishing him the very best for his recently-launched film ‘Kurukshetra’.
Ajith Kumar: Thala remained in the news because of the buzz surrounding ‘Vivegam’.
Vijay: This week, Vijay’s fans mercilessly trolled a female journalist for taking a dig at his ‘Sura’. When things went from bad to worse, ‘Thalapathy’ asked his fans to respect women and stop trolling the lady in question.
Oviya: Former Bigg Boss Tamil contestant introduced fans to her new look and gave them a reason to rejoice.
Prithviraj: Prithviraj grabbed plenty of attention when he said that there was no need to restructure AMMA and stressed that only its stance on some matters needed to be altered. His comments in the wake of AMMA being criticised for initially support Dileep in the actress assault case.