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Tamil, Malayalam stars in big demand for ‘special’roles

Tamil, Malayalam stars in big demand for ‘special’roles

Nov 14,2017 , 05:26 AM IST | Tollywood
It seems to be true, as megastar Chiranjeevi will be sharing screen space with Tamil star Vijay Sethupathi who carved a niche for himself in K-town with hit films like ‘Pizza’, ‘Rekka’ and ‘Vikram Vedha’. 
Balakrishna’s next an action saga

Balakrishna’s next an action saga

Nov 13,2017 , 05:52 AM IST | Tollywood
After not-so-impressive ‘Paisa Vasool’, seasoned star Balakrishna is returning with an action adventure ‘Jai Simha’ for which shooting is progressing at various places.
Sye Raa…’to begin shoot with Britishers episode?

Sye Raa…’to begin shoot with Britishers episode?

Nov 11,2017 , 05:27 AM IST | Cinema
At last, the much-hyped and awaited big ticket film ‘Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy’ will go on floors from December 6 and director Surender Reddy will begin the shooting with episodes of the Britishers, says a reliable source. 
Ravi Varman picks Balayya over Chiru

Ravi Varman picks Balayya over Chiru

Nov 10,2017 , 05:18 AM IST | Tollywood
Ace cameraman who walked out from Chiranjeevi’s much-hyped ‘Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy’ recently  over creative differences with the director and his team, has now agreed to crank camera for the much-hyped NTR biopic featuring Nandamuri star Balakrishna in the title role to be directed by Teja ‘in principle’. 
Ravi Teja  hikes  his pay?

Ravi Teja hikes his pay?

Nov 10,2017 , 05:06 AM IST | Tollywood
Seasoned star Ravi Teja who made a comeback of sorts with his recent hit film ‘Raja The Great’ has reportedly hiked his remuneration to Rs 13 crore. Even though, he agreed to do the remake of Tamil hit ‘Bhogan’ but when he jacked up his pay cheque from Rs 10 crore to Rs 13 crore, producer Ramesh is looking for another hero for his supernatural thriller. 
Cinema ads killing viewing pleasure

Cinema ads killing viewing pleasure

Nov 10,2017 , 02:51 AM IST | Cinema
Film viewers, who enjoy watching trailers of forthcoming movies during intervals, are being bombarded with commercial ads killing their view experience in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.
Nitya Menon to don a plum role?

Nitya Menon to don a plum role?

Nov 08,2017 , 05:02 AM IST | Tollywood
Talented actress Nitya Menon who showed her acting prowess in films like ‘Ala Modalaiyindi’, ‘Gunda Jaari Galanthai Inde’ and ‘OK Bangaram’, is all set romance seasoned star Venkatesh in his upcoming film being jointly produced by Suresh Productions and A K Entertainments. 
Balayya’s swanky production office getting ready?

Balayya’s swanky production office getting ready?

Nov 06,2017 , 04:44 AM IST | Cinema
 ##BIG-IMAGE## We all know that seasoned star Balakrishna is turning producer with his upcoming film ‘NTR’ and the producers have spotted a vacant land behind his house in Jubilee Hills. The Nandamuri star is teaming up with two producers Sai Korapatti and Visnu Induri for this magnum opus to be directed by Teja
Sai turns a techie in his next?

Sai turns a techie in his next?

Nov 01,2017 , 03:40 AM IST | Tollywood
After essaying the role of a jockey in ‘Winner’ and a fiery cop in ‘Nakshatram’, new age actor Sai Dharam Tej will reportedly be seen as an  IT professional in his next untitled film with director V V Vinayak. Apparently, the mega hero will be donning an urban and sophisticated look in his next.
Pooja terms her next a novel film

Pooja terms her next a novel film

Oct 31,2017 , 03:21 AM IST | Tollywood
Actress Pooja Kumar describes her next release as an action thriller packed with loads of emotions and a ‘path-breaking’ effort. “It’s a lovely script and my character of a housewife is well-defined. 
Has Ravi Teja walked out of ‘Bhogan’ remake?

Has Ravi Teja walked out of ‘Bhogan’ remake?

Oct 31,2017 , 03:10 AM IST | Tollywood
After tasting success with ‘Raja The Great’, hotshot Ravi Teja seems to have developed second thoughts about doing Telugu remake of Tamil hit film ‘Bhogan’ since he is not sure about the super natural thriller connecting with Telugu audience, it is learnt.
Telangana filmmakers in for a rude shock

Telangana filmmakers in for a rude shock

Oct 31,2017 , 03:02 AM IST | Cinema
Young and seasoned Telangana filmmakers were in for a rude shock as Andhra-born filmmakers turned up in huge numbers to enroll themselves in the empanelment board to be constituted by the Telangana State Film Development Corporation on Monday.
Rana's next with   108 cr budget

Rana's next with 108 cr budget

Oct 30,2017 , 03:24 AM IST | Tollywood
If everything goes right, hotshot Rana's next mythological film 'Hiranyakasipudu' will be made with a whopping budget of Rs 108 crore by B-town production house ,Viacom 18. After Baahubali franchise,
Madhavan  in talks for a silent movie?

Madhavan in talks for a silent movie?

Oct 28,2017 , 03:06 AM IST | Tollywood
After essaying power packed roles in films like ‘Salaa Khadoos’ and ‘Vikram Vedha’, handsome actor Madhavan is in talks to do a silent Telugu film titled ‘Silence’.
Anushka,  Gautam Menon to team up?

Anushka, Gautam Menon to team up?

Oct 27,2017 , 04:24 AM IST | Tollywood
After working with leading Telugu filmmaker S S Rajamouli, glam diva Anushka is all set to work with ace Tamil director Gautam Menon in his upcoming Tamil film.
Small-time B-town divas making a killing in T-wood

Small-time B-town divas making a killing in T-wood

Oct 26,2017 , 02:26 AM IST | Cinema
With B-town A-listers like Deepika Padukone, Anushka Sharma, Sonakshi Sinha and Katrina Kaif showing reluctance to take up Telugu films, T-town stars and dream merchants are chasing flop B-town heroines. After big flops in Bollywood, actresses like Pooja Hegde, Kiara Advani and Amyra Dastur wouldn’t have dreamt that they would become sought-after actresses in T-town.
Vikram spends 24 hours with Vijay Devarakonda

Vikram spends 24 hours with Vijay Devarakonda

Oct 25,2017 , 11:17 PM IST | Cinema
Tamil superstar Vikram asked teen sensation Vijay Devarakonda to spend one day with him and his son Dhruv since the latter is making his acting debut with Tamil remake of ‘Arjun Reddy’.
Ram, Bellamkonda Suresh dispute resolved?

Ram, Bellamkonda Suresh dispute resolved?

Oct 25,2017 , 03:32 AM IST | Tollywood
The office-bearers of Telugu Film Chamber of Commerce had tough time in resolving the dispute between hotshot star Ram and leading producer Bellamkonda Suresh for the last few days.
Vidya Balan set for T-town splash?

Vidya Balan set for T-town splash?

Oct 24,2017 , 03:08 AM IST | Tollywood
B-town actress Vidya Balan who is known for splendid performance in films like ‘Dirty Picture’ and ‘Kahani’ is now all set to make her T-town debut with Suresh Production’s next film with Venkatesh, if everything goes right. 
‘Spyder’ sets a new benchmark in  in-film branding

‘Spyder’ sets a new benchmark in in-film branding

Oct 23,2017 , 04:00 AM IST | Tollywood
Usually, Telugu stars from Jr NTR to Ram Charan and Allu Arjun to Nani, attract in-film branding worth Rs 2.5 to Rs 3 crore but this film went ahead of them ,” says Rajasekhar who handles in-film branding for Telugu films. 
Gopichand- Krishna Vamsi film on the cards ?

Gopichand- Krishna Vamsi film on the cards ?

Oct 19,2017 , 01:51 AM IST | Cinema
Action star Gopichand will be joining hands with ace director Krishna Vamsi for a big budget action adventure. Even though Vamsi’s last release ‘Nakshatram’ tanked at the box office, ‘Yagnam’ star has full confidence in the director, says a industry source.
Venkatesh to zoom off to Europe

Venkatesh to zoom off to Europe

Oct 18,2017 , 03:50 AM IST | Tollywood
After participating in the wedding celebrations of his nephew Naga Chaitanya and Samantha, seasoned star Venkatesh is all set to leave for Europe on a one-week holiday with his friends from Thursday.
NTR biopic, ‘Sye Raa…’ set for a box office clash?

NTR biopic, ‘Sye Raa…’ set for a box office clash?

Oct 17,2017 , 02:40 AM IST | Tollywood
This year began with clash of titans as Chiranjeevi’s ‘Khaidi No 150’ and Balakrishna’s ‘Gautamiputra Satakarni’ clashed at the box-office. Lakhs of fans of arch rivals were charged up and both the films turned out to be blockbusters.
Sai celebrates birthday  on the sets

Sai celebrates birthday on the sets

Oct 16,2017 , 02:48 AM IST | Tollywood
Even though his birthday falls on Sunday, the hotshot star Sai Dharam Tej celebrated it on the sets of his upcoming untitled big ticket film being produced by C Kalyan on Saturday.
Gunasekhar taking  ‘Hiranyakashipudu’  forward?

Gunasekhar taking ‘Hiranyakashipudu’ forward?

Oct 14,2017 , 03:31 AM IST | Tollywood
We all know that ace director Gunasekar is planning to make a big budget mythological film ‘Hiranyakashipudu’ with hotshot Rana who is supposed to play the title role. But a few know that both the actor-director are holding a slew of meetings to fix up things in last few days. 
Rakul pockets `1.5 crore for  retail branding?

Rakul pockets `1.5 crore for retail branding?

Oct 14,2017 , 03:22 AM IST | Tollywood
Parellell to her rise as an actress, hotshot star Rakul Preet Singh’s brand value is soaring by the day. A top retail brand has reportedly coughed up Rs 1.5 crore to sign up the ‘Sypder’ actress as their brand ambassador
Anushka to shed kilos to get back the slim look

Anushka to shed kilos to get back the slim look

Oct 11,2017 , 02:15 AM IST | Tollywood
Gorgeous actress Anushka Shetty has resolved to cut down on her weight and has reportedly hired a trainer to help her out to get into shape. The actress who put on weight for her role in ‘Size Zero’, two years ago,  later with much difficulty toned her  body to fit into the memorable role of Devasena in ‘Bahubali’and matched her well-built co- star Prabhas in the magnum  opus.
3 Telugu films selected for Children’s Film Fest

3 Telugu films selected for Children’s Film Fest

Oct 11,2017 , 01:54 AM IST | Cinema
Three Telugu films got selected for the upcoming 20th International Children’s Film Festival to be held in Hyderabad from November 8 to 14. The three Telugu films – ‘Doo Doo Dhee Dhee’, ‘Egire Tharajuvvalu’ and ‘Shanu’ – are among the 190-odd films selected from across the world.
Nagarjuna in a new avatar

Nagarjuna in a new avatar

Oct 09,2017 , 02:30 AM IST | Tollywood
Seasoned star Akkineni Nagarjuna who is right now busy in organizing things for his son and actor Naga Chaitanya’s marriage, will also be excitedly waiting for the release of his maiden horror film ‘Raju Gari Gadhi 2’ which is slated for release on October 13.
Sekhar Kammula not in a hurry

Sekhar Kammula not in a hurry

Oct 09,2017 , 02:21 AM IST | Tollywood
New age director Sekhar Kammula seems to be an exception of sorts. After rewriting box office history with 'Fidaa', any director in his place would have tried to grab one or two offers, to cash in on it, but 'Anand' director prefers to tread his own path