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The Hindu
Modi should admit to demonetisation ‘mistake’, says KamalActor Kamal Haasan has apologised for “hastily” supporting demonetisation and s
The Hindu / Posted 3 hours ago
Actor Kamal Haasan has apologised for “hastily” supporting demonetisation and said Prime Minister Narendra Modi should accept his “mistake”. Mr. Haasan said he was “duty-bound to openly apologise for his haste” in lauding the note ban move,... Read more
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Business Standard India
Sorry for backing note ban, PM Modi too should apologise: Kamal HaasanActor Kamal Haasan, about whom speculation is rife that he may take the politic
Business Standard India / Posted 7 hours ago
Actor Kamal Haasan, about whom speculation is rife that he may take the political plunge soon, has apologised for "hastily" supporting demonetisation, and said Prime Minister Narendra Modi should accept his "mistake". Haasan said he was "duty-bound... Read more
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dna
Apologise to people for supporting demonetization in hurry: Kamal HaasanVeteran actor Kamal Haasan has issued an apology for supporting Narendra Modi g
dna / Posted 14 hours ago
Veteran actor Kamal Haasan has issued an apology for supporting Narendra Modi government's demonetization policy in a hurry. Haasan's comment comes over a month after he said he will not hesitate to join hands with any party, including the BJP if it... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Kamal Haasan preps for Indian 2It looks like actor Kamal Haasan is keen to give his all for his next with dire
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 21 hours ago
It looks like actor Kamal Haasan is keen to give his all for his next with director Shankar, Indian 2. While his last release was Cheekati Rajyam/Thoongavanam nearly two years ago, Sabaash Naidu, which began soon after that, never saw the light of... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Prithivi Pandiarajan excited to work with Mammoottynone other than legendary star Mammootty. “It is an investigative thriller dire
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
none other than legendary star Mammootty. “It is an investigative thriller directed by Shamdath who cranked the camera for Kamal Haasan starrer Vishwaroopam and Uthama Villain. And there’s a cast change with respect to each language. I am part of... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Tamil cinema is slowly evolving: Andrea Jeremiahwith Siddharth and director Milind Rau, who are Mani Ratnam’s assistants, Andre
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
with Siddharth and director Milind Rau, who are Mani Ratnam’s assistants, Andrea says, “After my experience working with Kamal Haasan sir, the Aval team was the most professional and well-planned group I’ve come across. They were so meticulous... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Shabhash Shruti Haasanand got to see the city — it has a great vibe.” On the work front, the actress
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
and got to see the city — it has a great vibe.” On the work front, the actress is working with her dad, Ulaga Nayagan Kamal Haasan in a trilingual film called Shabhash Naidu (Shabhash Kundu in Hindi). “It’s really exciting to be working with... Read more
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asianage
Are Rajinikanth and Kamal joining forces?Tamil Nadu’s biggest cinematic icons, Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan, have not co
asianage / Posted 8 days ago
Tamil Nadu’s biggest cinematic icons, Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan, have not come together on screen for a very long time, but now they may reunite — in the most unexpected of ways. Not on screen, their union is to be a merger that could shake Tamil... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Are Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan joining forces?Tamil Nadu’s biggest cinematic icons, Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan, have not co
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
Tamil Nadu’s biggest cinematic icons, Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan, have not come together on screen for a very long time, but now they may reunite — in the most unexpected of ways. Not on screen. Their union is to be a merger that could shake Tamil... Read more
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The Hindu
Stalking in society: is cinema to blame or just a scapegoat?not only stalks the heroine, but also deceives her to win her affections. This
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
not only stalks the heroine, but also deceives her to win her affections. This theme, of course, is not new: Kamal Haasan did it in Singaravelan (1992), Ajith in Vaali (1999) and Madhavan in Minnale (2001). But this time, the Internet... Read more
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The Hindu
The silver screen’s struggle for survivalthe double taxation that threatens to sink the industry could be a sort of warn
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
the double taxation that threatens to sink the industry could be a sort of warning sign to the superstars — Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan — and others with political ambitions from the film industry. A producer, who has been active in drafting... Read more
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Gulf News
Kamal Haasan meets fans amid rumours of political entryThe actor, who turns 63 next month, is getting more vocal about his political a
Gulf News / Posted 13 days ago
The actor, who turns 63 next month, is getting more vocal about his political ambitions Chennai: Actor Kamal Haasan gestures during a press conference with Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal (unseen) after a meeting... Read more
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The Hindu
I’ll speak the truth, whenever and wherever it is necessary: Prakash Rajit allows is both good and bad. Your comments have gained special significance
The Hindu / Posted 13 days ago
it allows is both good and bad. Your comments have gained special significance since they have come days after Kamal Haasan decided to enter politics. It is being read as a precursor to your entering politics too. My intentions are... Read more
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dna
Kamal Haasan's meeting with fan club may be first step into politicsAfter actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan on Wednesday met members of his fan club-tur
dna / Posted 13 days ago
After actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan on Wednesday met members of his fan club-turned-welfare association at his residence here, it kicked off fresh speculation that he is doing groundwork to launch his own political party, probably on his birthday on... Read more
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The Hindu
Kamal Haasan meets fans, discusses ‘welfare activities’Amid strong indications that he would enter politics, veteran filmstar Kamal Ha
The Hindu / Posted 14 days ago
Amid strong indications that he would enter politics, veteran filmstar Kamal Haasan on Wednesday met his fans here, with the latter insisting that the discussions revolved only around his birthday and related welfare activities. “We discussed what... Read more
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The Hindu
A taxing situationMinister Jayalalithaa’s death. This move is seen as a ploy to regain control, e
The Hindu / Posted 15 days ago
Minister Jayalalithaa’s death. This move is seen as a ploy to regain control, especially at a time when Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan have been seen targeting the ruling party. Like in earlier times, they may even waive the 10% LBET for films... Read more
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New Kerala
His words impart strength we need right now: Kamal Haasan on Gandhi Jayanti - newkerala news #276869New Delhi , Oct. 2 : Veteran actor Kamal Haasan, who is currently active in mak
New Kerala / Posted 16 days ago
New Delhi , Oct. 2 : Veteran actor Kamal Haasan, who is currently active in making solid political statements, feels that in today's time, all that people need to remember are Gandhi ji's words, which impart wisdom and strength. The 62-year-old... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Yashwant Sinha on Kashmir, Catalonia votes for independence, India regains top spot in ODIs: Top storiesofficer said. Read the story here. ‘It takes more than stardom to be successfu
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 16 days ago
officer said. Read the story here. ‘It takes more than stardom to be successful in politics’: Rajinikanth takes a dig at Kamal Haasan It is beginning to look all too familiar and a little tiring. Tamil cinema’s superstars Rajinikanth and Kamal... Read more
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dna
Stardom not enough: Rajinikanth to Kamal Haasanof one of Tamil Nadu's enduring icons, Sivaji Ganesan, saw political rivals and
dna / Posted 16 days ago
of one of Tamil Nadu's enduring icons, Sivaji Ganesan, saw political rivals and film stars, including Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan, sharing the stage. The Rs 2.80-crore memorial in the late actor's honour was inaugurated by Deputy Chief... Read more
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The Hindu
Name and fame won’t suffice for political success: Rajiniinto politics, on Sunday used a public function to subtly take on his potential
The Hindu / Posted 16 days ago
into politics, on Sunday used a public function to subtly take on his potential political rival from the film industry, Kamal Haasan. Participating in the function organised to inaugurate thespian Sivaji Ganesan’s memorial at Adyar, Rajinikanth... Read more
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asianage
Rajinikanth says cinema fame not enough to win votesChennai: In a subtle dig at his friend and actor Kamal Haasan, who is carefully
asianage / Posted 17 days ago
Chennai: In a subtle dig at his friend and actor Kamal Haasan, who is carefully choreographing his launch into politics, Tamil superstar Rajinikanth on Sunday said one needs “something beyond celebrity status” to succeed in politics. To make his... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Kamal Haasan, Shankar join hands for iconic film’s sequelKamal Haasan’s iconic film Bharateeyudu released 21 years ago. Titled Indian in
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
Kamal Haasan’s iconic film Bharateeyudu released 21 years ago. Titled Indian in both Tamil and Hindi, the film was a blockbuster and received wide acclaim. After all these years, the crime thriller’s director-actor duo, director S. Shankar and Kamal... Read more
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New Kerala
In politics, fame, money alone won't bring success: Rajinikanth - newkerala news #276738merely cinema's name, fame, and money is not enough. All apart from this there
New Kerala / Posted 17 days ago
merely cinema's name, fame, and money is not enough. All apart from this there is something bigger which we need. May be Kamal Haasan knows what it is. If I had asked him two months ago, may be he would have told me. Now, when I ask him, he says... Read more
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The Hindu
From Catalonia to Bigg Boss - top stories of the dayBigg Boss season 1 Aarav could be the official winner of Bigg Boss Tamil’s sea
The Hindu / Posted 17 days ago
Bigg Boss season 1 Aarav could be the official winner of Bigg Boss Tamil’s season one, but there was yet another actor who stole the show, well, almost, from Kamal Haasan himself: it was Oviya, who received the loudest cheers from a boisterous cro... Read more
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The Hindu
Cinema fame doesn’t guarantee political success, says Rajinikanththere was something beyond these attributes that ensured success in public affa
The Hindu / Posted 17 days ago
there was something beyond these attributes that ensured success in public affairs. Mr. Rajinikanth said his contemporary Kamal Haasan possibly knew what that something was, but might not want not share the secret with him. The two stars were... Read more
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The Hindu
Deputy CM Panneerselvam inaugurates Sivaji Ganesan memorialRaju, senior members of South Indian Artistes Association and the family of Siv
The Hindu / Posted 17 days ago
Raju, senior members of South Indian Artistes Association and the family of Sivaji Ganesan. Later, actors Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan joined the dignitaries on the dais. This is the first time that the two actors, who have both hinted at taking... Read more
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Business Standard India
Fame, money not enough to succeed in politics: Rajinikanthhave fame and clout (earned in cinema). There is something beyond that... I don
Business Standard India / Posted 17 days ago
have fame and clout (earned in cinema). There is something beyond that... I don't know what it is," he said, adding that Kamal Haasan possibly knew what this was. "But even if he knows it, he won't share it with me," he said, as the gathering... Read more
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Business Standard India
Prepared to die in service of my nation: Kamal Haasan at Big Boss finaleActor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan, who has been in the news for his plans of a polit
Business Standard India / Posted 17 days ago
Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan, who has been in the news for his plans of a political debut, said he is prepared to die while serving his nation. Kamal spoke of it at the finale of the Tamil version of reality show "Bigg Boss", which marked his... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Superstardom in films doesn't ensure great political career: Rajinithere was something beyond these attributes that ensured success in public affa
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
there was something beyond these attributes that ensured success in public affairs. Rajinikanth said his contemporary Kamal Haasan possibly knew what that something was, but might not want to share the secret with him. The two stars were... Read more
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The Economic Times
I don’t know secret to succeed in politics but Kamal Haasan might know, Rajinikanth sayssucceed in politics, there needs to be something more. Only the people know wha
The Economic Times / Posted 17 days ago
succeed in politics, there needs to be something more. Only the people know what that is. I promise I don't know. I think Kamal Haasan knows what that is. Even if he does, he will not tell me." Rajinikanth went on to joke that Kamal would have... Read more
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The Economic Times
Cinema fame doesn't guarantee political success: Rajinikanthmark in politics, and stressed there was something beyond these attributes that
The Economic Times / Posted 17 days ago
mark in politics, and stressed there was something beyond these attributes that ensured success in public affairs. Rajinikanth said his contemporary Kamal Haasan possibly knew what that something was, but might not want not share the secret with... Read more
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The Economic Times
Fame, money not enough to succeed in politics: RajinikanthCHENNAI: Taking a dig at actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan, who is on the verge of t
The Economic Times / Posted 17 days ago
CHENNAI: Taking a dig at actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan, who is on the verge of taking a political plunge, superstar Rajinikanth on Sunday said it takes more than just name, fame and money to succeed in politics. "If you have to succeed in politics,... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
‘Takes more than stardom to be successful in politics’: Rajinikanth takes a dig at Kamal HaasanIt is beginning to look all too familiar and a little tiring. Tamil cinema’s s
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 17 days ago
It is beginning to look all too familiar and a little tiring. Tamil cinema’s superstars Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan on Sunday again talked politics, dropped broad hints about taking the plunge but, like the previous times, stopped short of making... Read more
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dna
Rajinikanth says Kamal Haasan wants him to join hands in politicsa political message that cinema fame alone does not guarantee a successful poli
dna / Posted 17 days ago
a political message that cinema fame alone does not guarantee a successful political career. He also revealed that actor Kamal Haasan who is openly talking about his political entry, wanted him to join hands with him. Sharing the dais with... Read more
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The Economic Times
Narayan Rane floats new political party to ally with NDArevived India is secular because most Hindus are secular: Former CEC SY Qurais
The Economic Times / Posted 17 days ago
revived India is secular because most Hindus are secular: Former CEC SY Quraishi Prepared to die in service of my nation: Kamal Haasan International fake currency racket busted by UP Police; five held Rs 68.50 cr ponzi scam; Supreme Court paves... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Rajini-Kamal join TN deputy CM in paying homage to Sivaji GanesanRaju, senior members of South Indian Artistes Association and the family of Gan
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
Raju, senior members of South Indian Artistes Association and the family of Ganesan. Later, superstars Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan joined the dignitaries on the dais. This is the first time that the two actors, who have both hinted at taking... Read more
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The Economic Times
DGSTI Chennai arrests jeweller for Rs 20 crore central excise duty evasionrevived India is secular because most Hindus are secular: Former CEC SY Qurais
The Economic Times / Posted 17 days ago
revived India is secular because most Hindus are secular: Former CEC SY Quraishi Prepared to die in service of my nation: Kamal Haasan International fake currency racket busted by UP Police; five held Rs 68.50 cr ponzi scam; Supreme Court paves... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Bigg Boss Tamil grand finale: Aarav’s victory has stunned TwitterBigg Boss Tamil finale was a grand affair as it saw the presence of all the con
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 17 days ago
Bigg Boss Tamil finale was a grand affair as it saw the presence of all the contestants (except Namitha) and host Kamal Haasan. Aarav, who has been on the show since the first day and has also been notorious for his “maruthuva mutham” (a kiss to... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Dha Dha 87, a continuation to SathyaIf we pick some of Kamal Haasan’s best films, Sathya would definitely make it t
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
If we pick some of Kamal Haasan’s best films, Sathya would definitely make it to the list. But, have we ever wondered what Sathya would be doing now? Director Vijay Sri is all set to take us to the world of Sathya once again through his debut venture... Read more
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The Hindu
Aarav declared winner of Bigg Boss season 1the four finalists – actors Ganesh Venkataraman, Harish, Aarav and lyricist Sne
The Hindu / Posted 18 days ago
the four finalists – actors Ganesh Venkataraman, Harish, Aarav and lyricist Snehan – but unsurprisingly actor and host Kamal Haasan and Oviya were the stars of the show. At the grand finale shot for a full day, actor Aarav was declared winner... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Kamal Haasan, Shankar join hands for Indian 2When one was expecting the next big political announcement from Kamal Haasan, t
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
When one was expecting the next big political announcement from Kamal Haasan, the actor-filmmaker (and soon-to-be politician), has come up with rather surprising news! The Bigg Boss host is all set to join hands with director Shankar for the sequel... Read more
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The Economic Times
Even if Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan debut in politics, can they make a difference?After dropping numerous hints and making dramatic statements, the people of Tam
The Economic Times / Posted 18 days ago
After dropping numerous hints and making dramatic statements, the people of Tamil Nadu are now waiting to see whether Kamal Haasan and Rajinikanth will don the same role in real life as well, battling it out democratically at the poll booths... Read more
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The Hindu
New Governors, new foot overbridges - top stories of the dayproposes using his still-in-the-design phase rocket for launching passengers fr
The Hindu / Posted 18 days ago
proposes using his still-in-the-design phase rocket for launching passengers from New York to Shanghai in 39 minutes flat.Kamal Haasan, Shankar to reunite for ‘Indian 2’ Actor Kamal Haasan and filmmaker Shankar are all set to reunite after two... Read more
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The Hindu
Kamal Haasan, Shankar to reunite for ‘Indian 2’Actor Kamal Haasan and filmmaker Shankar are all set to reunite after two decad
The Hindu / Posted 18 days ago
Actor Kamal Haasan and filmmaker Shankar are all set to reunite after two decades for the sequel to their highly successful and celebrated 1996 Tamil film Indian. The film, to be bankrolled by Dil Raju, will be made in Tamil and Telugu. “An... Read more
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Gulf News
Kamal Haasan, Shankar to reunite for ‘Indian 2’The film, to be bankrolled by Dil Raju, will be made in Tamil and Telugu Actor
Gulf News / Posted 18 days ago
The film, to be bankrolled by Dil Raju, will be made in Tamil and Telugu Actor Kamal Haasan and filmmaker Shankar are all set to reunite after two decades for the sequel to their highly successful and celebrated 1996 Tamil film Indian.The film, to... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Bigg Boss Tamil finale: Oviya and Aarav to face each other before the show endsthere was thunderous applause for the actor. Also raising the temperature of t
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 18 days ago
there was thunderous applause for the actor. Also raising the temperature of the finale are the rumoured expectations that Kamal Haasan will announce his next film at the finale. It is being reported that the ‘Ulaganayagan’ (a title accorded to... Read more
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dna
Won't hesitate to join hands with BJP if needed, says Kamal HaasanDays after meeting Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, veteran actor Kamal Ha
dna / Posted 22 days ago
Days after meeting Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, veteran actor Kamal Haasan has said that he will not hesitate to join hands with the Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP). "I will join hands with any party 'if it is for administration' and doesn't... Read more
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The Economic Times
PM Narendra Modi wishes Manmohan Singh on birthdayto launch work on arterial road between Mysuru & Magadi Roads Once I take up a
The Economic Times / Posted 22 days ago
to launch work on arterial road between Mysuru & Magadi Roads Once I take up a position legally, I will quit acting: Kamal Haasan Delhi HC to hear Honeypreet's anticipatory bail plea today Meet Paulomi Tripathi - The young diplomat who... Read more
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The Economic Times
Politics is not a movie: Tamil Nadu minister to Kamal Haasanexample of thespian Sivaji Ganesan who commanded a strong fan following, saying
The Economic Times / Posted 22 days ago
example of thespian Sivaji Ganesan who commanded a strong fan following, saying he could not make a big mark in politics. "Kamal (Haasan) thinks politics is a movie which runs for 100 days. Is the chief minister's post some kind of a toy that can... Read more
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The Economic Times
Once I take up a position legally, I will quit acting: Kamal Haasanam still cooking. Politics can be quite hectic. Will you quit cinema? Politics
The Economic Times / Posted 22 days ago
am still cooking. Politics can be quite hectic. Will you quit cinema? Politics is too big a game to feel the absence of a Kamal Haasan. And art is a bigger sea. Will you stop acting? Well, if I take up a position legally, I will have to. It will... Read more
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