Mahesh Babu

  • Mani Ratnam: Film festivals should not only celebrate cinema, but also encourage cross-cultural interaction 16-06-2014 01:40 PM

    Chennai: Ace filmmaker Mani Ratnam, a regular at film festivals across the globe, attends the movie extravaganzas as a movie buff because he feels every film teaches something worthwhile. "Every film you see at a festival teaches you something. Any good film you see gives you enough motivation and adrenaline...
  • Why Bollywood actors can't quite imitate the 'swag' of their South Indian counterparts in Hindi remakes 06-06-2014 04:33 PM

    New Delhi: If you are a fan of south Indian films, you will understand when I argue that while Hindi films adapt the script, locations and situations from the original movies well, they are unable to do so when it comes to the personal "draw" of the actors. Take the...
  • Aagadu: Trailer for Mahesh Babu's latest movie released on his father's birthday 31-05-2014 01:03 PM

    Chennai: The makers of Telugu actioner "Aagadu" have released the film's first teaser Saturday on the birthday of superstar Mahesh Babu's father Krishna. This is the second time in a row that Mahesh's film's teaser has been unveiled on this occasion. Krishna is celebrating his 71st birthday. Last year, the...
  • Walked out of 'Aagadu' due to creative differences: Prakash Raj 26-04-2014 03:13 PM

    Chennai: Actor Prakash Raj says he walked out of Mahesh Babu-starrer Telugu action film 'Aagadu' because he had some creative differences with its director Srinu Vaitla. He has denied that he was asked to leave the project due to his rude behaviour with an assistant director. Prakash allegedly behaved rudely...
  • Mani Ratnam to work with Mahesh Babu in his next? 03-02-2014 06:31 PM

    New Delhi: Rumours are abuzz about who all will be cast in Mani Ratnam's next film. Sources close to the director have stated that the director is eager to work with Telugu superstar Mahesh Babu in his new film and reportedly the actor has also showed interest. The film is...
  • '1 Nenokkadine' wasn't a commercial outing: Mahesh Babu 18-01-2014 12:53 PM

    Chennai: Mahesh Babu is undeterred by the lukewarm response to his Telugu release '1: Nenokkadine'. The superstar says that he is 'proud' of the movie as it allowed him to step out of his 'comfort zone' for the first time in his career. "I did this film because I knew...
  • Nagarjuna, Mahesh Babu to team up for Mani Ratnam's film? 16-01-2014 11:45 AM

    Chennai: If all goes well, Telugu superstars Akkineni Nagarjuna and Mahesh Babu will team up for a Tamil-Telugu bilingual with ace filmmaker Mani Ratnam, who is currently busy working on the script for the project. "Mani sir had met Nagarjuna last week, discussed about the film and wanted to know...
  • '1: Nenokkadine' packs a punch at the US box-office 13-01-2014 12:17 PM

    New Delhi: Telugu film '1: Nenokkadine' has started on a positive note at the US box-office. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweets, "Telugu film #1Nenokkadine has packed a solid punch in USA. You can call it one of the best openings ever by an Indian film." '1: Nenokkadine', which was released...
  • '1: Nenokkadine' fails to register a bumper opening 12-01-2014 01:19 PM

    Chennai: Superstar Mahesh Babu-starrer Telugu action-thriller '1: Nenokkadine', which released Friday minted only Rs 8.4 crore on its opening day in Andhra Pradesh, failing to register a record opening. It was reportedly made on a budget of Rs 70 crore and released in 1,400 screens across the state. "Everybody was...
  • '1 Nenokkadine' trailer: Rohit Shetty, here's the next potential remake for you 02-01-2014 12:03 PM

    Chennai: There's darkness, gunshots, exotic locales, bike and car chases, suspense and lots of action in the first trailer of superstar Mahesh Babu-starrer Telugu action-thriller '1: Nenokkadine', which was unveiled online on New Year's Day. The trailer promises that the film will have a lot of action and suspense for...
  • Watch the first trailer of Mahesh Babu's '1: Nenokkadine' 01-01-2014 03:30 PM

    Chennai: There's darkness, gunshots, exotic locales, bike and car chases, suspense and lots of action in the first trailer of superstar Mahesh Babu-starrer Telugu action-thriller '1: Nenokkadine', which was unveiled online on New Year's Day. The trailer promises that the film will have a lot of action and suspense for...
  • Stars and upcoming talent to rule southern cinema in 2014 31-12-2013 04:46 PM

    Chennai: Along with an interesting line up of films featuring superstars such as Rajinikanth's 'Kochadaiiyaan', Kamal Haasan's 'Vishwaroopam 2' and Mahesh Babu's '1: Nenokkadine' for next year, works of a new breed of actors and filmmakers will also rule the roost in the New Year. In Tamil filmdom, 2013 was...
  • Mahesh Babu is a show stealer: Anand Kumar 28-11-2013 04:15 PM

    Hyderabad: Mahesh Babu's presence always results in a large gathering, said debutant director Anand Kumar about the superstar, who graced the audio launch of Telugu romantic-drama 'Hrudayam Ekkadaunnadi' here recently. "It was wonderful on his part to oblige our request and attend the audio launch. His fans thronged in large...
  • Tamanna Bhatia to share screen space with Mahesh Babu? 19-11-2013 05:42 PM

    New Delhi: Southern actress Tamanna Bhatia is all set to work with superstar Mahesh Babu for the first time. His upcoming movie 'Aagadu', which will soon be shot, is her priority. But her manager criticized the reports about her being part for Gopichand's yet-to-be-titled project stating that she hasn't signed...
  • Tamannah Bhatia is not a part of Gopichand's Telugu film 18-11-2013 04:23 PM

    Chennai: Southern actress Tamannah Bhatia hasn't been signed for Gopichand-starrer yet untitled Telugu project, says her manager and adds that she only has Mahesh Babu's 'Aagadu' in her kitty. "She hasn't signed any Telugu project besides 'Aagadu' with Mahesh Babu. The film is her top most priority as she has...
  • Mahesh Babu to start shooting for 'Aagadu' from November 15 26-10-2013 02:46 PM

    Chennai: Superstar Mahesh Babu, who has spent over a year shooting for upcoming Telugu action-thriller '1: Nenokkadine', will start filming for his next project 'Aagadu' from Nov 15 onwards. 'Aagadu', which will be directed by Srinu Vaitla, was launched Friday. This is the second time Vaitla and Mahesh are teaming...
  • UTV ropes in Mahesh Babu for its Telugu film 21-10-2013 01:58 PM

    New Delhi: UTV Motion Pictures Monday announced its first production in Telugu with superstar Mahesh Babu. To be written and directed by Koratala Siva, the film will go on the floors in July 2014. The project will be presented in association with Indira Productions. "We are extremely delighted to commence...
  • When Tamannaah was mobbed by anti-Telangana activists 03-08-2013 01:12 PM

    Vishakhapatnam: Actress Tamannaah Bhatia was Friday mobbed by anti-Telangana activists here and was asked to comment on the separation of the state. However, the actress refused to oblige. "She was on her way to the sets of Ajith Kumar's upcoming Tamil film. Her car was stopped while she was heading...
  • Mahesh Babu's son shoots for '1: Nenokkadine' 08-07-2013 12:51 PM

    Chennai: Gautham Krishna, son of superstar Mahesh Babu and actress Namrata Shirodkar, will be seen playing the younger version of his father in upcoming Telugu action-thriller '1: Nenokkadine'. Scenes featuring Gautham were canned in London Sunday. "Gautham is playing the younger version of Mahesh in the film. Some important scenes...
  • 'Nenokkadine' trailer: Watch Mahesh Babu in action 31-05-2013 12:36 PM

    New Delhi: Mahesh Babu is back in action with his upcoming film 'Nenokkadine' directed by Sukumar. Kriti Sanon is the heroine in the film. The film is produced by Gopi Achanta and Anil Shankara under the banner of 14 Reels Entertainment. ...
  • Mahesh Babu to do a cameo in 'Chennai Express' 29-05-2013 03:32 PM

    Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone starrer 'Chennai Express' is once again in news. Recently, it became talk of the town due to its distinguished characterization as Deepika shall be seen as a Tamil girl in the film. Rohit Shetty, the director of the film roped in lots of south artistes...
  • Mahesh Babu's upcoming film teaser to unveil on May 31 21-05-2013 04:18 PM

    Superstar Mahesh Babu and Sukumar have joined hands for an upcoming film. The first look teaser of the film will be released on May 31st. Superstar Krishna also shares his birthday on 31st May. The title of the film will also be announced alongwith the teaser. Krithi Sanon is also...
  • 'Go Goa Gone' directors eye Mahesh Babu for next 14-05-2013 03:45 PM

    Chennai: Director duo Krishna DK and Raj Nidimoru, known for helming films such as 'Shor In the City' and 'Go Goa Gone', are keen to direct Telugu superstar Mahesh Babu. They have already offered him a script. "Yes, we are interested to work with Mahesh in a straight Telugu film....
  • Telugu superstar Mahesh Babu to star in Sukumar's next 14-05-2013 02:30 PM

    Telugu superstar Mahesh Babu is currently busy shooting for his upcoming film in Hyderabad. The film is directed by Sukumar. The film will feature Kriti Sanon as the leading lady in the film. The shooting of the film will be held in London. The thriller will star Mahesh Babu in...
  • Mahesh Babu joins Farhan Akhtar's MARD campaign 06-05-2013 02:34 PM

    Super star Mahesh Babu has joined Farhan Akhtar's MARD campaign (Men Against Rape and Discrimination). The MARD campaign was started recently by Farhan Akthar, to spread awareness about gender inequality and against the atrocities on women. Veteran lyricist Javed Akthar, father of Farhan Akhtar, has penned down a poem to...
  • Telugu director Krish gears up to direct Akshay Kumar 17-04-2013 12:24 PM

    Chennai: As much as southern director Krish is excited about his upcoming film 'Gabbar', the Hindi remake of Tamil blockbuster 'Ramana', he admits it will be as challenging as any other film. "I'm really excited about the project and I can't start working on it. However, I feel it will...
  • Nayanthara receives best actress award for 'Sri Ramarajyam' 12-04-2013 10:59 PM

    The Nandi Awards was held in Hyderabad, at the Lalita Kala Thoranam and the main attraction of the event was the presence of Amitabh Bachchan in it. Also actor Nagarjuna was seen with Amala, at the event, which was the centre of attraction for the entire film fraternity. Gorgeous Nayanthara...
  • Amitabh Bachchan receives NTR National Film Award 12-04-2013 04:44 PM

    Hyderabad: Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan was presented with N T Rama Rao National Film Award set up by the Andhra Pradesh government. "I have no words to express my extreme gratitude for this very very warm welcome....I feel very honoured and very humbled to receive this recognition from Andhra Pradesh...
  • Mahesh Babu as chief guest at audio release of Telugu film 07-04-2013 06:29 PM

    The audio release of Sudheer Babu's 'Prema Katha Chithram' is set to be released on April 10th. The film is directed by J Prabhakara Reddy and will star Nandita in the leading role. The latest buzz about the film is that superstar Mahesh Babu will be the chief guest at...