Karthik Subbaraj announces Jigarthanda sequel on film’s eighth anniversary

Home Entertainment Tamil Karthik Subbaraj announces Jigarthanda sequel on film’s eighth anniversary According to the video shared by Karthik Subbaraj, Jigarthanda 2 is in the scripting stage. Karthik Subbaraj’s most recent directorial was Mahaan. (Photo: ksubbaraj/Instagram) Director Karthik Subbaraj on Monday said he is working on the sequel of his 2014 action comedy film Jigarthanda. … Read more

Criminal, victim or ‘comedy piece’: Kollywood remains entrenched in casteist stereotypes

For Kollywood, it’s become par for the course to mock Yogi Babu for his looks with slurs like “panni munji vaaya” (pig-face). Such pejoratives have their roots in the casteist dehumanising of dark-skinned, wiry-haired people. Mainstream Tamil cinema has in the last few years, particularly since the films of Pa Ranjith, witness a significant shift … Read more