CHAKRI

  • Manchu Manoj to star in Telugu film 'Potugadu' May 13, 2013

    Manchu Manoj is currently acting in a film titled 'Potugadu'. Sakshi Chowdary, Simran Mundi and Nathalia Kaur are the heroines in the film. Pavan Wadeyar is the director of the film and it is being produced by Sirisha and Sridhar under Ramalakshmi Cine Creations banner. The shooting of the film is inching...
  • Telugu movie 'Swamy Ra Ra' to be released on March 22 March 4, 2013

    Telugu movie 'Swamy Ra Ra', starring Nikhil and Swathi is going to be released on March 22, 2013. The film is directed by Sudheer Varma. The story revolves around the idol of Lord Vinayaka. The film is to be produced by Chakri Chigurupati and presented by Shankar Chigurupati. The Co-producer of...
  • Chakri's father passes away November 2, 2012

    Jilla Venkata Narayana, the father of music director Chakri, breathed his last today morning. The musician is currently in Hong Kong, working for his upandcoming movies, and he is expected to arrive in the country very soon. Narayana was recently seen in the films like 'Gopi Gopika Godavari' and 'Jai...
  • Video: Title song of 'Dhenikaina Ready' October 10, 2012

    Directed by G Nageswara Reddy, 'Dhenikaina Ready' features Vishnu Manchu and Hansika in the lead roles. 'Naa Laage Nenuntanu..' is the title song of the film and features Vishun Manchu in it. ...
  • 'Denikaina Ready' to be dubbed in Malayalam September 26, 2012

    It seems that young Telugu actor Vishnu Manchu now wants to impress Malayalam audiences as his forthcoming film 'Denikaina Ready' will be dubbed in the language. Both versions will simultaneously hit the screens. Produced by Vishnu's father M Mohan Babu under his banner 24 Frames Factory, the movie is about to...
  • Comedy film 'Denikaina' to be released on Oct, 2012 September 18, 2012

    Vishnu's first fulllength comedy entertainer 'Denikaina', directed by G Nageshwara Reddy, is gearing up for October release. Music of the film is by Chakri, and the same will be released later this month. The film will hit the screens in October, 2012. Starring Hansika Motwani as the female lead, the shoot...
  • No hero finalised for Chakri Toleti's next film August 9, 2012

    Looks like Chakri Toleti believes in script than anything or anyone else. The 'Unnaipol Oruvan' director, whose last venture is 'Billa 2', is said to be ready with the script for his next venture. "Almost he has completed the script works for his upcoming film. But a decision on the lead...
  • Is Chakri Toleti directing 'Thalaivan Irukkindran'? July 28, 2012

    The latest buzz is that Chakri Toleti who worked with Ulaganayagan Kamal Haasan in 'Unnaipol Oruvan' will join hands with him yet again for 'Thalaivan Irukkindran'. The film that's Kamal's pet project will be produced by Aascar Ravichandran. Rumor mills are working overtime that the makers are considering Chakri Toleti as...
  • Leading filmmakers to make series of short films July 26, 2012

    Mumbai: This is nothing short of a coup. Leading filmmakers Anurag Kashyap, Sudhir Mishra and Chakri Toleti (of Billa 2 fame) have joined hands to make a series of short films that will be released in the digital formal across the country. A source says, They promise to give music, drama...
  • Telugu film 'Sathi Leelavathi' all set to be released July 23, 2012

    The audio of Anjalistarrer 'Sathi Leelavathi', which is a film dubbed from Tamil, is doing particularly well because of the contributions of the Telugu talent like Chakri, RP Patnaik, Geetha Madhuri, Malavika and Srikanth, the makers say. RP recently said that Deva's music and Kandikonda's and Bhagya Sri's lyrics...
  • Billa 2 released on 1200 screens worldwide July 14, 2012

    Tamil: This week, it would be only apt to call Friday as the Billa day. One need not mention the expectations that Billa 2 has created, courtesy one man Ajith. The film hit more than 1,200 screens all over the world this morning and festival mood prevailed in front of theatres. Directed...
  • Box Office: Ajith's 'Billa 2' opens to full houses July 14, 2012

    It was nothing short of a festival in theatres screening 'Billa 2', as the 51st film of Ajith hit the screens all over the world today amid huge celebrations from his fans. Cinema halls in Tamil Nadu started screening the film as early as 6 am, and hence fans started thronging...
  • Friday Release: 'Billa 2', return of the don July 12, 2012

    New Delhi: Indian film audiences dont have much experience of watching prequels, so Ajith Kumars Billa 2 can be an interesting watch for them. Billa 2 is the prequel of 2007 film Billa which was directed by Vishnuvardhan. The new edition is directed by Chakri Toleti who has wielded the...
  • Switzerland ready to welcome 'Billa 2' July 11, 2012

    Tamil: Tamil film patrons and Thala Ajith fans in Switzerland can now rejoice as Billa 2 is all set to see a big release in there coming July 13! GK Media Inc who bagged the overseas rights of this film has given the Switzerland release rights to G Ramesh's Bar4umovies. Starring...
  • 'Srimannarayana' done in one schedule: Puppala July 6, 2012

    Discipline and Balakrishna go together. Ramesh Puppala's latest words only reaffirm this well known fact. "If we could complete Srimannarayana in a single schedule (of 85 days), the credit must go to Balakrishna. It was because of his commitment and complete cooperation that we have been able to...
  • Watch: The trailer of Ajith Kumar's 'Billa 2' July 4, 2012

    New Delhi: Directed by Chakri Toleti, 'Billa 2', a prequel to blockbuster 'Billa' is releasing simultaneously in Telugu on July 13 as 'David Billa'. The high voltage action thriller unravels the mysteries that led to David, an Eelam refugee becoming a dreaded don. The film stars Ajith Kumar, Parvathy Omanakuttan...
  • 'Billa 2': Grand trailer launch on July 2 June 28, 2012

    'Billa 2' is all set to see a massive trailer launch on July 2 at the sprawling auditorium in Anna Centenary Library in Chennai. The event will be graced by the film's lead ladies and the crew. The first look and trailer will be unveiled at this grand event which...
  • 'Billa 2' expected to hit theatres on July 13 June 25, 2012

    At last, the producers of Ajith's 51st film 'Billa 2' seem to have finalised the release date. If sources are to be believed, the much awaited movie will hit the screens on July 13. While some say that the film will be released with the A certificate given by the Chennai...
  • 'Srimannarayana' to be shot in Switzerland, Italy June 24, 2012

    Producer Ramesh Puppala says that the two songs and a fight sequence shot in Malaysia will be a major highlight of 'Srimannarayana'. Balakrishna is returning this August with another powerful film, to be presented by RR Movie Makers. Directed by Ravikumar Chavali, this one has got a social message. By June...
  • 'Billa 2' appeals to the Mumbai Censor Board June 21, 2012

    The latest buzz is that 'Billa 2' makers are unhappy with the 'A' certificate and that the regional censor board has suggested that they censor the film with the Mumbai Censor Board. It is said that the producer Sunir Kheterpal and director Chakri Toleti aren't happy with the cuts suggested...
  • 'Billa 2' to now release on Vijay's birthday June 6, 2012

    This might be one of those really surprising news you would have come across of late. If industry insiders are to be believed, Thala Ajith's 'Billa 2' that was slated for a June 15 release, might be pushed by a week. This means the film will release on June...
  • Balakrishna to play a conscientious journalist May 17, 2012

    When RR Movie Makers is the presenter/producer, something novel could be safely assumed. Balakrishna starrer Srimannarayana boasts of a novel idea. It sees the Yuva Ratna, who has always played muscular characters, in the role of a conscientious journalist out to bring a positive change in society through his writings. Directed...
  • Denikaina Ready: Title of Vishnu Babu's next film May 9, 2012

    Vishnu Babu has been on cloud nine ever since he became a father. Months later, he is back, perhaps joyfully screaming, "Denikaina Ready." That is the title of his forthcoming film. Paired with Hansika Motwani, the film is being directed by G Nageshwara Reddy. It is learnt that this romanticaction...
  • Billa 2 Kerala theatrical sold for Rs 1.50 crore May 4, 2012

    'Billa 2' that's red hot in trade has been sold for reported Rs 1.50 crore in Kerala. It has been bought by Money Tree Entertainment Company and Sagara Entertainment and this is said to be the highest price for an Ajith starrer. Remember the film's theatrical rights were sold for...
  • Sneak Peek: First song promo of Ajith's 'Billa 2' April 25, 2012

    Ajith's 'Billa 2' is one of the most waited films of 2012. Touted as a prequel to Ajith's 2007 release 'Billa', a remake of yesteryear Rajinikanth starrer by the same name, will tell the story of the David Billa's history and how he became a gangster. ...