Vijay, Venkat Prabhu wish to resurrect Vijayakant using AI in ‘G.O.A.T,’ reveals Premalatha

[ad_1] First look of ‘The Greatest of All Time’; Vijayakant with Vijay in 1993’s ‘Senthoorapandi’ | Photo Credit: AGS Entertainment and Prime Video Tamil star Vijay and director Venkat Prabhu are planning on resurrecting late veteran actor and politician Vijayakant using Artificial Intelligence in their upcoming film, The Greatest of All Time. In an exclusive … Read more

Adios, Captain Vijayakanth: The quintessential cop and crusader on-screen

[ad_1] Stills of Vijayakant as police officer in’Sethupathi IPS’, ‘Maanagara Kaaval’, ‘Captain Prabhakaran’ and ‘Virudhagiri’ It wouldn’t be far-fetched to say that for every other cop you come across in modern-day Tamil cinema, there might be a Vijayakant cop movie that shares some degree of similarity. Widely known for his stellar portrayals of the silver … Read more

Vijayakanth: The man who redefined the ‘act’ in action

[ad_1] Vijayakant at a public meeting in Madurai on September 09, 2015 | Photo Credit: ASHOK R It wouldn’t be an overstatement to call the ‘80s and ‘90s in Tamil cinema the era that reformulated the action genre. With luminaries like Kamal Haasan and Rajinikanth cementing their stardom by then, the 90s saw a sharp … Read more

Vijayakant’s riskiest stunt scene in ‘Sethupathi IPS’ featured 70 cars

[ad_1] Vijayakant in a still from ‘Sethupathi IPS’ | Photo Credit: The Hindu Archives Vijayakant was well known for donning cop roles. One of his most iconic cop roles was in Sethupathi IPS, released in 1994. Directed by P Vasu, this film is about a police officer who fights terrorism. Featuring Vijayakant and Meena, it … Read more

Why is Vijayakant called ‘Captain’? A throwback to the actor’s 100th film

[ad_1] Vijayakanth in a still from ‘Captain Prabhakaran’ | Photo Credit: The Hindu Archives Rajinikanth’s 100th film was Sri Raghavendrar, more a passion project than a commercial blockbuster that the actor is usually well known for. Kamal Haasan’s 100th film was Raaja Paarvai, which, despite critical acclaim, did not click at the box office. Vijayakant, … Read more

Why is Vijayakanth called ‘Captain’? A throwback to the actor’s 100th film

[ad_1] Vijayakanth in a still from ‘Captain Prabhakaran’ | Photo Credit: The Hindu Archives Rajinikanth’s 100th film was Sri Raghavendrar, more a passion project than a commercial blockbuster that the actor is usually well known for. Kamal Haasan’s 100th film was Raaja Paarvai, which, despite critical acclaim, did not click at the box office. Vijayakant, … Read more

Vijayakant: The ‘angry young man‘ of Kollywood who turned into a mass hero

[ad_1] Vijayakant in a still from “Vanchinathan”. Vijayakant, the actor who carved out a niche for himself on the silver screen in the heydays of Rajnikanth and Kamal Haasan, had started his career as a villain in an almost unknown film, Inikkum Ilamai. In later years he played multiple roles and is fondly remembered for … Read more