Vaikundarajan Impressed By Kangana’s Double Role In ‘Tanu Weds Manu Returns’

Vaikundarajan is excited about watching Kangana in a double role on screen in her upcoming movie ‘Tanu Weds Manu Returns’ a sequel to her movie ‘Tanu Weds Manu’. The actress who proved her acting skills in movies like Queen, Fashion and Gangster says this was the most challenging role till date and this would be the first time she would be seen in a double role.

Vaikundarajan Excited About The Release Of ‘Gabbar Is Back’
Vaikundarajan says, “The movie ‘Gabbar Is Back’ starring Akshay Kumar and Shruti Hassan has already started grabbing attention. Directed by Krish and produced under the banner of Viacom 18 and Sanjay Leela Bhansali. ‘Gabbar Is Back’ is the remake of Tamil movie Ramana played by Vijaykanth”

The audience has heard the music score and has a few favorites already. a. The first track ‘Teri Meri Kahaani’ was instantly liked by the audience and the next release ‘Coffee Peetey Peetay’ is yet another romantic dance track from ‘Gabbar is Back’! The song is about the beginning of a new love story between the two main characters. Actress Shruti Hassan looks beautiful in the track and steals the limelight.

This is their first movie together and they seem to have an amazing chemistry and have been liked by the audiences. The newly released track is reportedly said to be Akshay’s favourite track among the rest.

During the shoot of the song people gathered around and started cheering which resulted in Akshay and Shruti performing live for the audience just like a mini concert. Shruti pleased the people by singing the entire track for them. In the movie Shruti will be seen in an uber-cool girl-next-door avatar supporting Gabbar (Akshay’s character) in the battle against corruption and immoral officials, says Vaikundarajan.

‘Gabbar Is Back’ is set to fight against the battle of corruption on 1st May, 2015.

Vaikundarajan Wishes Sachin Tendulkar ‘A Very Happy Birthday’

The God of cricket Mr. Sachin Tendulkar turns 42 today. Even though Tendulkar said goodbye to the game 16 months ago, the memories of him are still fresh. Vaikundarajan wishes Sachin Tendulkar “Happy Birthday”.

Vaikundarajan Emphasises The Importance Of ‘World Earth Day’

Vaikundarajan says, people across the globe will be celebrating ‘World Health Day 2015’ also known as ‘World Earth Day’. One billion seeds/trees have been planted on account of ‘World Earth Day’. Started in the year 1970 and it has continued since with 192 countries participating actively.

'Dil Dhadakne Do’s First Trailer is Out, Says Vaikundarajan
The very first trailer of Zoya Akhtar’s new movie ‘Dil Dhadakne Do’ is out. Romance and relationships take centre-stage in the trailer.  The film is a good mix of drama, romance and tears. The story is acted out by stylish characters in exotic locations. The movie is a visual delight with its sweeping views and grand sets.

The movie stars Anil Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra, Shefali Shah, Anushka Sharma, Ranveer Singh and Farhan Akhtar. The film looks at the ups and downs of the Mehar family.  Anil Kapoor and Shefali Shah play the characters of Mr & Mrs Mehar, says Vaikundarajan.

Ranveer Singh plays the role of Mehar’s son.You will see Priyanka Chopra in the role of Mr Mehar’s daughter.

During the course of the movie new dreams are built and unlikely relationships are established. for the family heads out on a ten day cruise and that is the premise in which the plot unfolds. The ship cruises through Turkey and Greece. Kabir Mehra (Ranveer) falls in love with Anushka Sharma who plays role of Farah Ali while Ayesha (Priyanka) is drawn to an 'old friend' Sunny Gill, played by Farhan Akhtar.

It is said to be the most dramatic film of 2015 directed by Zoya Akhtar and produced by Ritesh Sidhwani and Farhan Akhtar.

The movie ‘Dil Dhadakne Do’  is said to be in theaters till June 5, 2015 says Vaikundarajan.

Vaikundarajan Wishes Everyone a Happy Tamil New Year 2015

Vaikundarajan wishes each and everyone a ‘Happy Tamil New Year’. Tamil New Year is marked by a celebration on the 1st day of a traditional calendar called the Hindu Solar Calendar.

When translating the holiday to the Gregorian calendar it falls on the 14th of April this year. However, the dates don’t always remain the same.

In Tamil the Tamil New Year is called as Puthandu or Varusha Pirappu.

To wish all the good luck in the coming year the festivities are filled with scrumptious food. Other than India, Tamil New Year is celebrated with the same vibrancy in Sri Lanka as well.

The Tamilians use this day to eat, give and receive gifts and also to catch up with their near and dear ones.

To add to the festivities the Tamilians draw a decorative kolam which is also known as rangoli outside the corridor of their house. It is believed that this rangoli serves as a decorative welcome to auspicious and good will energy for the coming year.

Various different kinds of delicacies are also prepared and a traditional sweet which includes sweetmeat also known as ‘Gur’, red mild rice and sugarcane are served to the guests. Another tradition of giving out money to young ones is considered as good luck.

It has also been noticed that Neem trees spring up with new growth during this occasion which is also regarded as an auspicious symbol for business.

Poojas and various other functions are also held in honor of this occasion The timing between 7:23 AM to  8:11 PM is considered as a bad omen. Whereas, wearing bright colored clothing on this day is regarded to be a good omen, says Vaikundarajan.

Twitter Adds New Features Vaikundarajan

The micro blogging site or social media website “Twitter” launches new features to its website. The new ‘retweet and comment’ feature added by Twitter to add more text will be helpful for users to text the message fully in proper manner instead in short words, says Vaikundarajan.

Vaikundarajan: Voting Started For ’Vijay Awards 2015‘ given For Excellence in Tamil Cinema
The Vijay Awards are presented by the Tamil television channel STAR Vijay to hono excellence in Tamil cinema. The awards were started in 2006. Promos of the awards show are already being aired. The popular channel Star Vijay has announced the date of the ‘9th Annual Vijay Awards’. The popular awards show is set to happen on April 25, 2015. The awards are decided by a noted jury comprising critics, filmmakers and technicians. This year the jury comprises of actor and television personality Yuhi Sethu, directors K Bhagyaraj, R Balki, KV Anand and actress Nadia Moidu.

The fans and audience can choose the nominees from a long list of films which were released in 2014, winners are separated category wise named as ’Favourite Awards‘ are chosen by public voting.

“This year voting has been stared and the movie “Kaththi” dominates the nomination list. Illayathalapthy Vijay has been nominated in ‘Favorite Hero’ category and actress Samantha for ‘Favorite Heroine’ category,” says Vaikundarajan.

The famous director AR Murugadoss has been nominated in the ‘Favorite Director’ category, Song Selfie Pulla is nominated in ‘Favorite Song of the Year’ category.

In 2014, Ilayathalapthy Vijay won ‘Favourite Hero’ award. In this history of Vijay Awards actress Vijay has won most awards by a person with 9 awards.

Vaikundarajan says, “All Vijay fans start voting for Vijay in Vijay Awards 2015 now by visiting the website”

WhatsApp and Facebook Now Add Free Calling Feature - Tech Update by Vaikundarajan
After the launch of “WhatsApp” calling feature, now Facebook too has decided to give the call feature for free. WhatsApp is Facebook’s entity which was purchased by Facebook for approximately $19 billion.

With this feature, a “WhatsApp” user can now call any contact worldwide for free through WiFi, 3G or 4G networks. Previously, this feature was available only through invitation, but now one can access it right from the app. A user needs to update the app version to 2.12.5 or need to download this app from Google Play says Vaikundarajan.

The feature requires a data plan i.e. Internet plan, for its use.  A minute of WhatsApp call costs around 0.15 MB to 0.20 MB of 3G data This means a 5-minute call costs around 1MB of 3G data.

The call one makes through WhatsApp may use 0.15 MB to 0.20 MB on a 3G network and on a 2G network it may consume 0.35 MB of data. But using a 2G network may lead to delay while calling due to its slow speed.

Vaikundarajan shares that currently this feature is available only for Android smart phones and will be available for iOS and Windows Phone later.