Chandamama

  • Lakshmi Manchu dons glamorous avatar in 'Chandamama Kathalu' December 10, 2013

    Chennai: Having played an evil sorceress and a village belle in her earlier films, produceractress Lakshmi Manchu is set to play a highly glamorous role in upcoming Telugu drama 'Chandamama Kathalu'. "Since Lakshmi has not essayed any glamorous roles before I thought that she would perfectly fit the role of a...
  • Children's story book inspires Praveen Sataru's Telugu drama November 12, 2013

    Chennai: Director Praveen Sataru has named his upcoming Telugu drama 'Chandamama Kathalu' after his childhood story book of the same name because he feels the title is apt for the movie's script. "I grew up listening to 'Chandamama Kathalu'. My grandmother used to read them to me and I fondly remember...
  • Telugu actor AV Subrahmanyam passes away November 9, 2013

    Hyderabad: Noted Telugu actorcomedian A.V. Subrahmanyam, who was suffering from liverrelated problems for the past few years, died at his home in this Andhra Pradesh capital Friday. He was 58. "He passed away an hour after we brought him home from hospital," a family source told IANS. On Friday evening, doctors at...
  • Telugu actor Navdeep pledges to donate organs April 9, 2013

    Chennai: A recent visit to an organ donating organisation made Telugu actor Navdeep Pallapollu to realise the importance of organ donation. The visit ended up convincing him to pledge to donate his organs as well. "Saw some amazing acts of humanity and compassion at the Mohan foundation's 10th anniversary! A successful...
  • Tamil movie 'Chandamama' to be released in March February 18, 2013

    Comedian and Tamil actor Karunaas has been away from films for quite a while. But now the current news is that he is ready with his next film 'Chandamama' and national award winning actress Swetha Basu is reportedly pairing opposite to him. Directed by filmmaker Radhakrishnan, the story of this film revolves...
  • Nani at Yeto Vellipoyindi Manasu's curtain raiser May 9, 2012

    Yeto Vellipoyindi Manasu's curtain raiser was held in Hyderabad, for which Nani, Samantha, Gautham Menon and others were present. Produced by C Kalyan, who is teaming up with the director after 12 years, the film will be releasing in June. "I am happy to be producing this film under Gautham's...
  • Estop: Wyclef jean to jam with Junior B April 19, 2008

    The Big B is on a comic strip run this time. He was at the Chandamama's special edition book release. Wyclef Jean is in India and is jamming with Abhishek Bachchan. CNN-IBN caught up with him before his performance in Mumbai and Pune. ...
  • Amitabh Bachchan on a comic strip run April 19, 2008

    Mumbai: Children today may not be very familiar with the comic book Chandamama but that didn't damper the spirit of it's 60th anniversary celebrations in Mumbai, where none other than Amitabh Bachchan released a special edition of the book. And at 60+ Amitabh Bachchan sure has memories of growing up...
  • Chandamama gets a snazzier look June 20, 2007

    Mumbai: There is good news for those who enjoyed reading Vikram and Betal stories in the old Chandamama magazines – the children’s classic has been sold to a software company which is going to give it a facelift. For old timers these colourful storybooks bring back a childhood of fables, mythology...