Author : Sashidhar Adivi


NTR‘s prosthetics look goes viral

NTR‘s prosthetics look goes viral

Mar 27,2017 , 02:04 AM IST | Cinema
While the authenticity of pictures of NTR’s look in prosthetic mask (inset) is still in question, fans of the actor have already started celebrating by trending it.
Naga Shourya hits the gym!

Naga Shourya hits the gym!

Mar 27,2017 , 02:01 AM IST | Cinema
Seems like Naga Shourya is in some mood to burn off some calories. The actor, who already looks lean, is gearing up to get a ripped body. We hear, he is apparently going for an image makeover, physically and look wise, for his forthcoming film under debutant direct Venky Kudumala.
Hamsa Nandini in NTR’s film

Hamsa Nandini in NTR’s film

Mar 24,2017 , 03:38 AM IST | Cinema
Seen mostly in item numbers till now, Hamsa Nandini is set to showcase her acting prowess up next. We’ve learnt that she is a playing a cameo in NTR’s under-shoot film with director Bobby (KS Ravindra). 
Namitha turns village belle

Namitha turns village belle

Mar 23,2017 , 01:59 AM IST | Cinema
After portraying a wannabe model in her Telugu debut ‘Chuttalabbayi’, actress Namitha Pramod will be seen as a village belle in her next Telugu outing ‘Kathalo Rajakumari’.
Sunny Leone to jig with Balakrishna?

Sunny Leone to jig with Balakrishna?

Mar 23,2017 , 01:53 AM IST | Cinema
Whenever the news about Sunny Leone being part of a Telugu film comes up, it excites all the film buffs.  After it was reported that she would be part of a special number in Rajasekhar-Praveen Sattaru’s film ‘PSU Garuda Vega’, we have another interesting scoop that’ll only intensify the buzz about her.
I don’t have any steamy scenes in BBB: Srimukhi

I don’t have any steamy scenes in BBB: Srimukhi

Mar 22,2017 , 02:29 AM IST | Cinema
For someone who has done only chirpy roles in films so far and made plenty of fans through her TV shows, it is a bit tricky to take up a role in an adult film.
Playing a pregnant woman was an amazing experience

Playing a pregnant woman was an amazing experience

Mar 21,2017 , 03:28 AM IST | Cinema
A day after the teaser of web series ‘Pilla’ (directed by Pavan Sadineni) has been unveiled; Dhanya Balakrishna’s mobile has been ringing incessantly with congratulatory messages. The actress is thrilled with the response she’s been getting.
Ashok Selvan to do a Telugu film

Ashok Selvan to do a Telugu film

Mar 20,2017 , 02:08 AM IST | Cinema
Here’s another Tamil actor who is about to make inroads into Tollywood.  Ashok Selvan burst on to the Tollywood screen with his debut in ‘Billa 2’, a few years ago.
Surabhi to romance Sirish

Surabhi to romance Sirish

Mar 15,2017 , 02:04 AM IST | Cinema
In what is a development, which indicates that his sci-fi drama with Allu Sirish is clearly on track, director Vi Anand has roped in ‘Express Raja’ girl Surabhi to be the film’s leading lady.
Now, Raj Tarun does a cameo in a Tamil film

Now, Raj Tarun does a cameo in a Tamil film

Mar 15,2017 , 01:59 AM IST | Cinema
Making special appearances in Telugu films is not new to Raj Tarun, but interestingly, he has chosen to be a tad different this time around. Currently basking in the glory of ‘Kittu Unnadu Jagratha’, the young actor is doing a cameo in Jai, Anjali and Janani Iyer starrer Tamil film ‘Balloon’.
Akathayi success made me more  responsible: Rukhsar

Akathayi success made me more responsible: Rukhsar

Mar 13,2017 , 03:32 AM IST | Cinema
Model-turned actress Rukhsar Mir, who’s had a dream debut in Sandalwood, is glad that her Telugu debut ‘Akathayi’ (directed by Rom Bhimana) opened to positive talk. The actress is happy to be part of the team, taking those first steps into Tollywood. 
Sriram Aditya chances upon Chandini Chowdary

Sriram Aditya chances upon Chandini Chowdary

Mar 13,2017 , 03:29 AM IST | Cinema
After director Sriram Aditya has pulled off a casting coup of sorts for his next film ‘Samanthakamani’, which will star four young turks of the tinsel town - Sundeep Kishan, Aadi, Nara Rohith and Sudheer Babu - the spotlight has shifted on to the leading ladies.  
Rana casts Seerat Kapoor

Rana casts Seerat Kapoor

Mar 07,2017 , 02:35 AM IST | Cinema
It was not long ago the makers of ‘Raju Gari Gadi 2’ were impressed with Seerat Kapoor’s makeover and quickly roped her into the project.
Swathi Reddy in Aandavan Kattalai remake

Swathi Reddy in Aandavan Kattalai remake

Mar 07,2017 , 02:32 AM IST | Cinema
Swathi Reddy (aka Colors Swathi) is back in action. After one and a half year hiatus , she is back on filmi sets. The actress will be playing the female lead in the Telugu remake of Tamil film ‘Aandavan Kattalai’ (2016).  
Anajli braves extreme cold to shoot for ‘Chitrangda’

Anajli braves extreme cold to shoot for ‘Chitrangda’

Mar 06,2017 , 01:28 AM IST | Cinema
As Anjnali’s forthcoming film ‘Chitrangda’ is nearing release, we get to hear more interesting things about the female-centric film.  Apparently, the actress gave her younger cast and crew a run for their money - not just with her multiple looks, but also with her incredible fitness levels. Her work ethic and dedication while shooting in the bone-chilling winter in USA for ‘Chitrangda’ left the te
Rana to bankroll ‘Kshanam’ director’s next

Rana to bankroll ‘Kshanam’ director’s next

Mar 06,2017 , 01:19 AM IST | Cinema
Recently, it was widely written that Rana Daggubati and Venkatesh will be starring in a film to be directed by Ravikanth Perepu of ‘Kshanam’ fame. However, things took different turn and the project has not materialised.
Rohith, Regina set for a hat-trick

Rohith, Regina set for a hat-trick

Feb 23,2017 , 02:41 AM IST | Cinema
“She will be playing Rohith’s love interest in the action entertainer, which will go on floors next month. Her role and the fact that it features Rohith, with whom she did films like ‘Shankara’ and ‘Jo Achyutananda’ sealed the deal for her,” informs a source. More details about the project are awaited. 
Kruthika to make Tamil debut opposite Arya

Kruthika to make Tamil debut opposite Arya

Feb 20,2017 , 01:52 AM IST | Cinema
Days after the announcement of Tamil film ‘Santhana Devan’, starring Arya, was made, the spotlight was turned on to who shall be the film’s leading lady.
Pooja signs a thriller

Pooja signs a thriller

Feb 20,2017 , 01:50 AM IST | Cinema
Even while Pooja Jhaveri has much on her platter, shooting for two Tamil films while promoting her forthcoming Telugu release ‘Dwaraka’, she has signed her next.  
Naga Chaitanya turns techie

Naga Chaitanya turns techie

Feb 20,2017 , 01:47 AM IST | Cinema
While Naga Chaitanya’s last outing ‘Premam’ showcased three different shades across various time periods, the actor’s portrayal in his forthcoming film aims to show him in a different light. We have learnt that Chai will be seen in the role of a software engineer for the first time in the romantic drama. 
South music embraced tech while staying rooted

South music embraced tech while staying rooted

Feb 19,2017 , 12:46 AM IST | Hans
When Nakash Aziz came to Hyderabad in 2009 (to record his debut number (“Vande Maataram”), he met Chiranjeevi at a film  event. But the singer never thought that he would playback for the megastar eight years later. 
Raja Meeru Keka is content-driven, says Lasya

Raja Meeru Keka is content-driven, says Lasya

Feb 18,2017 , 02:57 AM IST | Cinema
The actress recounts an interesting on the sets prank moment. “My co-stars asked a foreigner who dropped in on the sets to give me a rose, propose and tell me that he is a big fan of my shows (laughs).
Samrat floored by Arbaaz Khan’s professionalism

Samrat floored by Arbaaz Khan’s professionalism

Feb 18,2017 , 02:43 AM IST | Cinema
Actor Samrat is elated after sharing screen with Bollywood actor Arbaaz Khan in his forthcoming film ‘Kittugadu Unnadu Jagratta’.  He will be seen as a baddie in kidnap drama that stars Raj Tarun.
Niharika set for Kollywood debut

Niharika set for Kollywood debut

Feb 16,2017 , 02:34 AM IST | Cinema
Niharika Konidela might be one film old in Telugu, but that's not stopping her from venturing into Kollywood. The petite actress, who has been waiting for good scripts to come her way, has green-lit the idea of Arumuga Kumar’s maiden directorial venture, starring Vijay Sethupathi and Gautham Karthik.
Mohanlal in Trivikram’s next with Pawan Kalyan?

Mohanlal in Trivikram’s next with Pawan Kalyan?

Feb 16,2017 , 02:15 AM IST | Cinema
After sharing screen space with NTR in ‘Janatha Garage’, Malayalam superstar Mohanlal has now been approached for a pivotal role in Trivikram Srinivas’ next with Pawan Kalyan.
Aadi to team up with Prabhakar

Aadi to team up with Prabhakar

Feb 14,2017 , 01:55 AM IST | Cinema
Close on the heels of signing a multi-starrer with Nara Rohith, Sundeep Kishan and Sudheer Babu, Aadi has green-lit another project. Prabhakar aka ETV Prabhakar, who has been patiently waiting to make his directorial debut for the past two years, would direct the untitled film.
Manoj gives his nod to Basti director

Manoj gives his nod to Basti director

Feb 14,2017 , 01:51 AM IST | Cinema
After giving his nod for Veerabhadram recently, Manchu Manoj, freshly, gave his consent to another project. It would be directed by Vasu Manthena, who made a disastrous debut with ‘Basti’ 18 months ago.
Sai Pallavi in Nani’s next?

Sai Pallavi in Nani’s next?

Feb 09,2017 , 02:46 AM IST | Cinema
Her debut Telugu film ‘Fidaa’ is yet to open, but Sai Pallavi is continuing to attract many makers down here. The latest we hear to this end is that the Malayalam sensation has been finalised to romance Nani for his upcoming film with producer Dil Raju and director Venu Sreeram.
Lavanya exits Ravi Teja’s film

Lavanya exits Ravi Teja’s film

Feb 08,2017 , 03:56 AM IST | Cinema
The unit of Ravi Teja-starrer ‘Touch Chesi Chudu’, which went on to floors recently, has received a jolt from an unexpected quarter. One of film’s leading ladies Lavanya Tripathi (Raashi Khanna being the other) has opted out of the film.
I voluntarily asked for a song on fruits: Pragya

I voluntarily asked for a song on fruits: Pragya

Feb 06,2017 , 02:23 AM IST | Cinema
Much before the offer of being part of ‘Om Namo Venkatesaya’ (‘ONV’) came to Pragya Jaiswal, it was reported all over. “I was surprised to see the news because I have no idea about it. Congratulatory messages kept pouring in.