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Divas don khakis to showcase fiery side

Divas don khakis to showcase fiery side

Sep 23,2017 , 12:39 AM IST | Cinema
Unmindful of the trend of top actresses turning cops receiving `mixed’ response at the box office,  gen X stars  like Shraddha Kapoor, Pragya Jaiswal, Kyra Dutt and Anasuya have joined the fray to showcase their tougher side.
Sunny Leone outwits top league divas

Sunny Leone outwits top league divas

Sep 21,2017 , 10:54 PM IST | Cinema
B-town bombshell Sunny Leone surpassed T-town A-listers like Kajal Agarwal, Tamannaah and Shruti Haasan by pocketing more than Rs 50 lakh for an item number in upcoming big film ‘PSV Garuda Seva’ opposite Dr Rajsekhar, to become the highest paid dancing sensation in T-town.
Sai Dharam Tej as happy-go-lucky guy

Sai Dharam Tej as happy-go-lucky guy

Sep 21,2017 , 10:47 PM IST | Cinema
After essaying heavy-duty roles in films like ‘Nakshatram’ and ‘Jawan’, young actor Sai Dharam Tej is all set to play a happy-go-lucky guy in his upcoming big ticket untitled film with ace director V V Vinayak to enthrall fans.
Rakul flooded with offers from Kollywood town

Rakul flooded with offers from Kollywood town

Sep 20,2017 , 11:48 PM IST | Cinema
Rakul Preet Singh has became a sought-after-actress in Kollywood after the audio launch of much-hyped ‘Spyder’. The glam diva  is flooded with offers from top Tamil stars.
Syeraa Narasimhareddy cinematographer replaced?

Syeraa Narasimhareddy cinematographer replaced?

Sep 20,2017 , 11:45 PM IST | Cinema
The makers of megastar Chiranjeevi’s much-awaited film ‘Syeraa Narasimhareddy’ are leaving no stone unturned to deliver a magnum opus. With expectations hitting the roof, they have reportedly replaced leading cinematographer Ravi Varman with another top cameraman Rathnavelu prior to the shooting of the film.  
Venky, Madhavan to team up with Teja?

Venky, Madhavan to team up with Teja?

Sep 20,2017 , 12:17 AM IST | Cinema
Seasoned director Teja seems to be on a roll after blockbuster ‘Nene Raju Nene Mantri’. He is all set to direct a multi-starrer with Venkatesh and Tamil star Madhavan in the lead in a big budget extravaganza, if sources are to be believed. Actually, Venkatesh wanted to work with Teja for quite some time, but things are falling in place only now.
Shraddha is second highest paid actress?

Shraddha is second highest paid actress?

Sep 20,2017 , 12:15 AM IST | Cinema
Even before the news of dusky actress Nayantara reportedly drawing a pay cheque of Rs 3.5 crore for Balakrishna’s 102nd film could sink in, B-town diva Shraddha Kapoor has demanded Rs 3 crore for her T-town debut with Prabhas in much-awaited ‘Sahoo’ to become the second highest paid actress in T-town.
Arya to play Arjun Reddy in Tamil

Arya to play Arjun Reddy in Tamil

Sep 18,2017 , 10:45 PM IST | Cinema
We all know that leading Tamil star Dhanush is planning to remake Telugu blockbuster ‘Arjun Reddy’ in Tamil and is reportedly holding discussions with his colleague Arya to the essay the role of the rebellious doctor who takes drinks and drugs.
Mahesh Spyder set to thrill his peers

Mahesh Spyder set to thrill his peers

Sep 17,2017 , 03:11 AM IST | Cinema
Even though Baahubali franchise (dubbed into various languages) rocked the box-office world over, including Tamil Nadu, but among Gen X superstars, it is Mahesh Babu who begins the fad of a genuine Telugu-Tamil bilingual with ‘Spyder’ and set to expand his horizons among Tamil-speaking viewers. “Doing a bilingual is a daunting task since we have to do the same scene `twice’ in two languages which
Female-centric movies are jinxed for divas?

Female-centric movies are jinxed for divas?

Sep 07,2017 , 12:56 AM IST | Cinema
It looks like leading Telugu superstars show reluctance to work with actresses who appeared in female-centric movies. Apparently, careers of heroines who did female-oriented films has been on the downhill, pushing them to do item numbers or pick other language movies while losing base in T-town.
It pays to be a dreaded villain

It pays to be a dreaded villain

Sep 06,2017 , 02:40 AM IST | Cinema
Popular Telugu and Tamil film heroes wouldn’t have even dreamt that one day they would be drawing remuneration in crores, since they were content with pocketing Rs 30 to 40 lakh while playing the protagonists for two decades. Leading the pack, is Tamil star Arvind Swamy of ‘Roja’ fame who charged Rs 2.5 crore for his suave and stylized baddy role in ‘Dhruva’.
Naresh needs to break the jinx

Naresh needs to break the jinx

Sep 06,2017 , 01:00 AM IST | Cinema
Undoubtedly, Allari Naresh who was a bankable star for laugh-riots has now hit a lean patch after a slew of duds from ‘James Bond’ to ‘Selfie Raja’.
Next-Gen neighbourhood stars making inroads

Next-Gen neighbourhood stars making inroads

Sep 06,2017 , 12:57 AM IST | Cinema
Megastar Chiranjeevi unveiling the first look of Tamil star Vijay Antony’s next release ‘Indrasena’, surely indicates Tamil star’s raising popularity among Telugu viewers. Move over leading neighbourhoo  stars like Rajnikanth, Kamal Haasan and Mohanlal or even Upendra, it is now the season of next-gen stars to make inroads with their dubbed and straight movies.
Vishnu to spring back to work

Vishnu to spring back to work

Sep 05,2017 , 12:30 AM IST | Cinema
Gen X actor Vishnu Babu is eager to spring back to work this weekend and complete shooting for his next film ‘Voter’. Directed by Karthik Reddy, it is the tale of a common man who takes on the might of powers-that-be.
Exhibitors loot viewers by selling tickets in black

Exhibitors loot viewers by selling tickets in black

Sep 04,2017 , 12:40 AM IST | Cinema
Glam diva Shriya Saran could be sulking in silence for her inconsequential role in her latest release ‘Paisa Vasool’. She plays an investigative scribe who is on sting operation to expose dreaded don Bob Marley, but her character fizzles out, once Balakrishna begins his journey for the same.
Shriya in an insipid role

Shriya in an insipid role

Sep 04,2017 , 12:36 AM IST | Cinema
Glam diva Shriya Saran could be sulking in silence for her inconsequential role in her latest release ‘Paisa Vasool’. She plays an investigative scribe who is on sting operation to expose dreaded don Bob Marley, but her character fizzles out, once Balakrishna begins his journey for the same.
Mahesh eyeing Ileana?

Mahesh eyeing Ileana?

Sep 02,2017 , 01:27 AM IST | Cinema
Superstar Mahesh Babu is all set to woo T-town and B-town actress Ileana in his upcoming big-ticket untitled film being directed by Vamsi Paidipally and jointly produced by Dil Raju and Aswini Dutt. In fact, the good looking pair of Mahesh-Ileana  in ‘Pokiri’ created a sensation of sorts and shattered box-office records.
Kajal gives up 5 crore?

Kajal gives up 5 crore?

Aug 31,2017 , 10:37 PM IST | Cinema
It seems that reigning actress Kajal Agarwal is not money-minded, rather shrewdly choosing and thumbing down films and nicely planning her career ahead. According a source, the ‘Vivekam’ actress has given up nearly Rs 5 crore remuneration in the last two months of Rs 2.5 crore per film, to keep female-centric movies at bay.
Hebah Patel keeping offers at bay

Hebah Patel keeping offers at bay

Aug 31,2017 , 01:03 AM IST | Cinema
Teen sensation Hebah Patel seems to be obsessed with her fitness and shaping up her body. Despite receiving three offers, the actress has kept them on hold and spending more time on killer workouts. "It’s true that she hasn't signed any new offer, but she will take up an offer very soon,' says  a source close the actress.
Star kids-turned heroes have mixed luck

Star kids-turned heroes have mixed luck

Aug 31,2017 , 12:56 AM IST | Cinema
With Master Teja all set to make his debut as hero with an untitled film being produced by Bekkam Venugopal, the saga of child-artiste-turned-heroes is going on unabated in T-town.
Telangana born stars making waves in Tollywood

Telangana born stars making waves in Tollywood

Aug 30,2017 , 01:05 AM IST | Cinema
The Achampet-born Vijay Devarakonda, who is shattering box-office records with his latest release ‘Arjun Reddy’, announces the arrival of Telangana stars in mainstream Telugu cinema. He joins the bandwagon of other bankable stars like Nithiin, Nikhil and to some extent Nani who was born in Hyderabad and shrinking the space for Andhra-born stars. “We couldn’t have imagined such a scenario even just
Venky to share space with Vijay Devarakonda

Venky to share space with Vijay Devarakonda

Aug 30,2017 , 12:52 AM IST | Cinema
If everything goes right, seasoned star Venkatesh who shared screen space with top stars like Mahesh Babu (‘Seethamma Vakitlo’) and Pawan Kalyan (‘Gopala Gopala’) is now all set to work with sensational star Vijay Devarakonda in multi-bucks untitled film to be directed by ‘Bommarillu’ Bhaskar.
NTR, Bandla to team up?

NTR, Bandla to team up?

Aug 29,2017 , 01:06 AM IST | Cinema
After two blockbusters ‘Badshah’ and ‘Temper’, superstar Jr NTR is reportedly teaming  up with ace producer Bandla Ganesh for a big budget extravaganza expected to be made with a whopping budget of Rs 80 crore.
Rana trounces Nithiin, Srinivas at box-office

Rana trounces Nithiin, Srinivas at box-office

Aug 29,2017 , 01:00 AM IST | Cinema
A clash among Gen X stars for the last two weeks, has been eargerly watched by the viewers as well as by trade pundits. After two weeks, hotshot Rana Daggupati emerged clear winner over his rivals Nithiin and Bellamkonda Srinivas by drawing more than Rs 30 crore (net collections) in AP, TS, while Bellamkonda Srinivas and Nithin netted below Rs 20  to 14 crore respectively in two Telugu states and
Nani's pan-India appeal expands

Nani's pan-India appeal expands

Aug 28,2017 , 12:19 AM IST | Cinema
The most-happening-star Nani touches a new benchmark in his career. The Hindi dubbing rights of his upcoming film ‘MCA' has been sold for Rs. 1.25 crore, highest ever for a Nani’s film till date.Producer Dil Raju should be laughing all the way to the bank.
Kajal to do another item number?

Kajal to do another item number?

Aug 25,2017 , 12:10 AM IST | Cinema
R reigning  actress Kajal Aggarwal seems to be making an exception for her friend and superstar Jr NTR in terms of  item numbers.  After shaking a leg with dancing sensation in ‘Janatha Garage’, the actress is all set to groove with Jr NTR again in his upcoming and much-awaited film ‘Jai Lava Kusa’, if sources are to be believed.
Prabhas to do a film for Rebel star

Prabhas to do a film for Rebel star

Aug 24,2017 , 12:54 AM IST | Cinema
Reigning star Prabhas is reportedly planning to do a film for his uncle and yesteryear Rebel star Krishnam Raju in 2018. The ‘Bahubali’ star right now is busy shooting for his upcoming film ‘Sahoo’ and next he would be doing his home production.
Amitabh prefers Chiru to Balayya

Amitabh prefers Chiru to Balayya

Aug 24,2017 , 12:52 AM IST | Cinema
After a cameo in ‘Manam’, veteran Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan is making a proper debut in T-town with a ‘special role’ in Chiranjeevi’s magnum opus ‘Sye Raa Narasimhareddy’. “Amitabh has a very important role in the film which befits his stature and immense talent,’ says a source, close to the unit.
Ravi, Srinu Vytla film to take more time?

Ravi, Srinu Vytla film to take more time?

Aug 22,2017 , 11:55 PM IST | Cinema
Nobody would have doubted that much-awaited combination of hotshot star Ravi Teja and seasoned director Srinu Vytla film will take more time to take shape.
Mahesh Babu clocks another record

Mahesh Babu clocks another record

Aug 22,2017 , 12:39 AM IST | Cinema
Superstar Mahesh Babu seems to be determined to break records, particularly in Hindi dubbing rights for his big-ticket films. Yet again, his upcoming film ‘Bharat Ane Nenu’ with director Koratala Siva, clocks a record since it was reportedly bought for Rs 16 crore.