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Allahrakka Rahman (born A. S. Dileep Kumar, best known as A. R. Rahman, is an Indian composer, singer-songwriter, and music producer. A. R. Rahman's works are noted for integrating Indian classical music with electronic music, world music and traditional orchestral arrangements. Among his awards are six National Film Awards, two Academy Awards, two Grammy Awards, a BAFTA Award, a Golden Globe, fifteen Filmfare Awards and seventeen Filmfare Awards South. He has been awarded the Padma Bhushan, the third highest civilian award, in 2010 by the Government of India. In 2009, Rahman was included on the ''Time'' 100 list of the world's most influential people. The UK-based world-music magazine Songlines named him one of "Tomorrow's World Music Icons" in August 2011. South Indian fans of Rahman refer him with the nickname of "The Mozart of Madras", and "Isai Puyal" (the Musical Storm). With an in-house studio (Panchathan Record Inn in Chennai), Rahman's film-scoring career began during the early 1990s with the Tamil film Roja. Working in India's film industries, international cinema, and theatre, Rahman is one of the best-selling recording artists, with an estimated 200million units sold. In a notable two-decade career, he has been acclaimed for redefining contemporary Indian film music and contributing to the success of several films. Rahman has also become a notable humanitarian and philanthropist, donating and raising money for a number of causes and charities. In 2017, Rahman made his debut as a director and writer for the film Le Musk.
Aasai (Desire) is a 1995 Tamil thriller film written and directed by Vasanth and produced by Mani Ratnam The film featured Ajith Kumar and debutant Suvalakshmi in the lead, and Prakash Raj in a pivotal role.
Ajith Kumar (born 1 May 1971) is an Indian film actor best known by his mononym Ajith.
Ameesha Patel (born Amisha Amit Patel) also simply known as "Ameesha" is an Indian actress and model who predominantly appears in Bollywood films.
Anbe Aaruyire is a 2005 Tamil language romantic drama film directed by S. J. Surya.
Asin Thottumkal (born 26 October 1985), known mononymously as Asin, is a former Indian actress and Bharathanatyam dancer.
Bhumika Chawla (born Rachna Chawla on 21 August 1978) is an Indian actress and a former model.
Big is a 1988 American fantasy comedy film directed by Penny Marshall, and stars Tom Hanks as Josh Baskin, a young boy who makes a wish "to be big" and is then aged to adulthood overnight.
A blockbuster is a work of entertainment – especially a feature film, but also other media – that is highly popular and financially successful.
Boney Kapoor (born Achal Kapoor, 11 November 1955) is an Indian film producer who has produced numerous Bollywood films like Mr. India, No Entry, Judaai and Wanted to his credit.
Chennai (formerly known as Madras or) is the capital of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
Deccan Herald (DH) is an English daily newspaper published from the Indian state of Karnataka by The Printers (Mysore) Private Limited.
Devanesan Chokkalingam, popularly known as Deva, is an Indian film composer and singer.
Devayani is an Indian actress who has predominantly starred in Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam films, along with a few Kannada, Hindi and Bengali films.
Dishyum is a 2006 Tamil romance film directed by Sasi.
Fardeen Khan (born 8 March 1974) is an Indian former film actor known for his work in Bollywood.
The Filmfare Best Actress Award is given by the Filmfare magazine as part of its annual Filmfare Awards South for Tamil (Kollywood) films.
Hindi (Devanagari: हिन्दी, IAST: Hindī), or Modern Standard Hindi (Devanagari: मानक हिन्दी, IAST: Mānak Hindī) is a standardised and Sanskritised register of the Hindustani language.
Ilaiyaraaja (born 2 June 1943 as Gnanathesikan) is an Indian film composer, singer, songwriter, instrumentalist, orchestrator, conductor-arranger and lyricist who works in the Indian Film Industry, predominantly in Tamil.
India (IAST), also called the Republic of India (IAST), is a country in South Asia.
Iraivi (italic) is a 2016 Indian Tamil language drama film written and directed by Karthik Subbaraj and produced by C. V. Kumar under Thirukumaran Entertainment in association with K. E. Gnanavel Raja under Studio Green and Abinesh Elangovan under Abi & Abi Pictures.
Iravaakaalam is an Indian Tamil language romantic drama thriller film, written and directed by Maya (2015) fame Ashwin Saravanan and produced by N Murali Ramasamy of Sri Thenandal Films.
Isai (Music) is a 2015 Tamil musical psychological thriller film co-produced, written, directed and composed by S. J. Surya.
Ishq Wala Love (Marathi: इश्क वाला Love) is a 2014 Indian Marathi language Romantic Drama film written, directed and produced by Renu Desai under Akira Films and Shree Aadya Films banner.
Jyothika Saravanan (née Jyothika Sadanah on 18 October 1977) is an Indian actress who predominantly appears in Tamil films.
Krishnasaamy Bhagyaraj is an Indian director, actor, screenwriter and producer active mainly in Tamil films.
Kalvanin Kaadhali (English:The Thief's Lover) is a 2006 Indian Tamil film written and directed by newcomer Tamilvannan, and produced by Lakshman.
Kareena Kapoor (born 21 September 1980), also known by her married name Kareena Kapoor Khan, is an Indian actress who appears in Hindi films.
Keerthi Reddy is a former Indian film actress.
Khushi (English: Happiness) is an Indian Hindi romance comedy film released on 7 February 2003, starring Kareena Kapoor and Fardeen Khan in main roles, directed by S. J. Suryah and produced by Boney Kapoor under Narsimha Enterprises.
Kiran Rathod is an Indian film actress and model.
Kizhakku Cheemayile (English: Wild wild East) is a 1993 Tamil film directed by Bharathiraaja.
Kushi (Happiness) is a 2000 Tamil romantic comedy film directed by S. J. Surya and produced by A. M. Rathnam.
Kushi (English: Happiness) is a Telugu film directed by S. J. Surya and released on 27 April 2001.
Loyola College, Chennai is an autonomous Jesuit college of the University of Madras.
Madurai is one of the major cities in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.
Maha Nadigan (English: Great Actor) is a 2004 Tamil film directed by Sakthi Chidambaram.
Mahesh Babu (born Mahesh Ghattamaneni on 9 August 1975) is an Indian actor, producer, media personality, and philanthropist known for his works in Telugu cinema.
Malavika (born Shweta Konnur Menon on 19 July 1979) is an Indian actress who acted mainly in Tamil films.
Marathi (मराठी Marāṭhī) is an Indo-Aryan language spoken predominantly by the Marathi people of Maharashtra, India.
Maya is a 2015 Indian Tamil language neo noir horror film written and directed by Ashwin Saravanan.
Meera Chopra is an Indian actress and who appears in Tamil, Telugu and Hindi films.
Mersal (Zapped) is a 2017 Indian Tamil-language action thriller film directed by Atlee and co-written by Atlee, K. V. Vijayendra Prasad and S. Ramana Girivasan (dialogues).
Naani is a Telugu film released in 2004.
Namitha (born Namitha Mukesh Vankawala, 10 May 1981) is Indian film actress who has predominantly been active in the South Indian film industry.
Nanban (English: Friend) is a 2012 Indian Tamil coming-of-age comedy film directed by Shankar.
Maliampurackal Chacko Punnoose, known as Navodaya Appachan (06 February 1925 – 23 April 2012) was an Indian film producer, director and entrepreneur.
Nayanthara (born Diana Mariam Kuriyan; 18 November 1984), is an Indian film actress who predominantly appears in South Indian films, primarily in Tamil.
Nenjam Marappathillai (The Heart Never Forgets) is an upcoming Tamil gothic horror film written and directed by Selvaraghavan and produced by Gautham Menon for Ondraga Entertainment and P. Madan for Escape Artists Motion Pictures.
New is a 2004 Tamil fantasy comedy film directed, written and produced by S. J. Surya, who also features in the lead role alongside Simran.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
Newtonin Moondram Vidhi (Newton's Third Law) is a Tamil language film released in 2009 directed by debutant Thai Muthuselvan who earlier directed television series "Kaathu Karuppu" for Vijay TV.
Nikesha Patel is a British Indian model and film actress, Born in the United Kingdom, she was part of several BBC TV shows, before moving to India and entering the film industry.
The Odia (ଓଡ଼ିଆ), formerly known as Oriya, are an Indo-Aryan ethnic group native to the East Indian state of Odisha and have the Odia language as their mother tongue.
Bharathiraja (born 17 July 1941) is an Indian film director who works mainly in the Tamil film industry.
Pizza II: Villa is a 2013 Indian Tamil gothic film, written and directed by debutant Deepan Chakravarthy.
Prakash Raj (born Prakash Rai; 26 March 1965) is an Indian film actor, film director, producer, thespian and television presenter who is known for his works in the South Indian film industry, and Hindi films.
Puli (Tiger) is a 2010 Telugu action film written and directed by S. J. Surya, starring Pawan Kalyan in the lead role, with Nikeesha Patel, Manoj Bajpayee, Charan Raj, Nassar, Jyothi Krishna, Bhrahmaji, Ali and Girish Karnad in supporting roles and Shriya Saran appearing in an item number.
Ramya Krishnan (born 15 September 1970), also known as Ramya Krishna, is an Indian film actress.
Rediff.com is an Indian news, information, entertainment and shopping web portal, founded in 1996 as "Rediff On The NeT".
Remo is a 2016 Indian Tamil romantic comedy film, produced by R. D. Raja, written and directed by Bakkyiraj Kannan.
Shankar Shanmugam (born 17 August 1963), credited mononymously as Shankar, is an Indian film director and producer who predominantly works in Tamil cinema.
Sabapathy Dekshinamurthy, also known and credited as S. D. Saba, and Saba Kailash, is an Indian film director, mainly working in the Tamil film industry.
Shakthi N Chidambaram (born Dinakar), is an Indian film director, who directs Tamil films.
Santhosh Narayanan is an Indian film composer and musician in the Tamil film industry.
Sathyaraj (born 3 October 1954) is an Indian film actor and media personality who has predominantly appeared in Tamil films.
Silambarasan Thesingu Rajendran (born 3 February 1983), often credited as T. R. Silambarasan, Simbu, or STR, is an Indian film actor, director, music director, and playback singer in the Tamil film industry.
Simran Bagga (born Rishibala Naval; 4 April 1976), also known by the mononym Simran, is an Indian film actress, model and television personality.
FAMILY: Naga (pisasu), Santhosh (Aadhalal Kadhal Seiveer) Singanamala Ramesh (సింగనమల రమేష్) is an Indian film producer, who produces films under the banner of Sri Kanakaratna Movies Pvt Ltd, mainly in Telugu language.
Narayanan, known by his stage name Sirpy (சிற்பி; born 25 May 1962), is an Indian film score and soundtrack composer.
Spyder is a 2017 Indian bi-lingual spy thriller film directed and written by Tamil director AR Murugadoss.
Shivada (born Sreelekha. K. V., 23 April 1986) is an Indian film actress who appears in Malayalam and Tamil films.
A stage name is a pseudonym used by performers and entertainers, such as actors, comedians, singers and musicians.
Sulagna Panigrahi (born 3 February 1989) is an Odia and Indian television and film actress.
Sundara Purushan is a Tamil film starring Livingston and Rambha in lead role.
Tamannaah Bhatia (born 21 December 1989) known mononymously as Tamannaah, is an Indian actress who predominantly appears in Tamil and Telugu films.
Tamil (தமிழ்) is a Dravidian language predominantly spoken by the Tamil people of India and Sri Lanka, and by the Tamil diaspora, Sri Lankan Moors, Burghers, Douglas, and Chindians.
Tamil Nadu (• tamiḻ nāḍu ? literally 'The Land of Tamils' or 'Tamil Country') is one of the 29 states of India.
Telugu (తెలుగు) is a South-central Dravidian language native to India.
The Hindu is an Indian daily newspaper, headquartered at Chennai.
The New Indian Express is an Indian English-language broadsheet daily newspaper published by the Chennai-based Express Publications.
The Times of India (TOI) is an Indian English-language daily newspaper owned by The Times Group.
Thirumagan is a 2007 Tamil film directed by Ratnakumar.
Ullaasam (Joy) is a 1997 Tamil action romance film directed and co-written by the duo J. D. and Jerry and produced by Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan.
Vaali is a 1999 Tamil thriller film written and directed by S. J. Surya making his directorial debut and was produced by S. S. Chakravarthy under production company Nic Arts.
Vai Raja Vai (English: Place It King, Place It) is a 2015 Indian Tamil language supernatural thriller film film written and directed by Aishwarya Dhanush, starring Gautham Karthik, Priya Anand, Vivek, Taapsee Pannu, Gayathri Raguram and Daniel Balaji.
Vasanth (வஸந்த்) is an Indian film director and screenwriter, working in the Tamil film industry.
Vasudevanallur is a panchayat town in Tirunelveli district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.
Joseph Vijay, better known mononymously as Vijay, is an Indian film actor and playback singer who works in Tamil cinema.
Vyabari (Translation: Trader) is a 2007 Indian Tamil-language science fiction comedy film directed by Sakthi Chidambaram.
Wamiqa Gabbi is an Indian film actress, who works in Hindi, Punjabi, Malayalam, Tamil and Telugu films.
Yatchan is a 2015 Indian Tamil action comedy film co written, co-produced and directed by Vishnuvardhan.
Yuvan Shankar Raja (born 31 August 1979) is an Indian singer-songwriter, film score and soundtrack composer, lyricist from Chennai, Tamil Nadu.
144 is a 2015 Tamil comedy film directed by G. Manikandan and produced by C. V. Kumar, starring Shiva, Ashok Selvan, Oviya and Shruthi Ramakrishnan in the leading roles.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.