Indian film star J. Jayalalithaa, who had a long career as chief minister of the south Indian state of Tamil Nadu, died Dec. 5 at a hospital in Chennai following a heart attack, doctors announced…
Film workers in Tamilnadu state in southern India are fasting in support of the state’s top pol, Jayalalitha, a former actress, who has been jailed on corruption charges in neighboring Karnataka…
Tamil songwriter Vaali, who penned more than 10,000 tunes in a career spanning more than 60 years, died July 18 in Chennai, India, of respiratory problems. He was 83. His lyrics drew composers such…
Indian singer T.M. Soundarajan, who provided the singing voice for yesteryear Tamil screen stars such as Sivaji Ganesan and M.G. Ramachandran, died May 25 in Chennai, India, following a brief…
Tamil comedienne M. Saroja died April 2 in her home in Chennai, India, of a heart attack. She was 79.
Italy and India share a film history dating back 89 years.
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