Naga Chaitanya

  • Memorable to act with father, son in 'Manam': Nagarjuna March 5, 2014

    Chennai: Actor Akkineni Nagarjuna, who worked with his late father Akkineni Nageswara Rao and Akkineni Naga Chaitanya in forthcoming Telugu drama 'Manam', says the experience was adventurous and memorable. 'Manam' was the last film of legendary actor Akkineni Nageswara Rao, who passed away recently. "'Manam' is totally an entertainment-based movie with elements...
  • Ram Charan, Venkatesh, Naga Chaitanya's upcoming Telugu films launched February 6, 2014

    Hyderabad: Three big ticket Telugu films featuring three big stars Ram Charan Teja, Daggubati Venkatesh and Akkineni Naga Chaitanya, respectively, were launched here Thursday. Two of these films even canned a few shots. The Ram Charan Tejastarrer, being directed by Krishna Vamsi and produced by Bandla Ganesh, is yet to be titled....
  • Nageswara Rao was a great human being: Balachander January 23, 2014

    Chennai: Veteran Tamil filmmaker K. Balachander recalls late actor Akkineni Nageswara Rao as not just a cinematic legend, but as a great human being who "cared, loved and respected" others. Nageswara Rao died in Hyderabad Wednesday after battling intestinal cancer. He was 89. "We have lost an icon. There's no doubt that...
  • Naga Chaitanya to star in Telugu remake of 'Singh Vs Kaur' October 27, 2013

    Chennai: Actor Akkineni Naga Chaitanya is likely to feature in the Telugu remake of recent Punjabi hit 'Singh v/s Kaur'. Veteran producer D Ramanaidu, who had produced the original, plans to remake the film in Telugu as well. "Ramanaidu plans to remake the film with Chaitanya. If everything goes as planned,...
  • Family multistarrers in vogue in Telugu film world October 15, 2013

    Chennai: It's a rarity but a treat for movie buffs to see real life film families working together on the big screen. In the Telugu film industry, three such family multistarrers are getting ready for release. The most awaited of these is Telugu comedydrama 'Manam', featuring three generations of actors of...
  • Indian cinema not on par with the world cinema: Nageswara Rao September 19, 2013

    Chennai: The Indian film industry is yet to find a place amid world cinema even as it celebrates its centenary year, rues one of the country's acting legends, Akkineni Nageswara Rao (ANR), who turns 90 Friday. "It is unfortunate that we haven't found a place yet in world cinema. It's a...
  • When in dilemma, I run my scripts through dad: Naga Chaitanya August 29, 2013

    Chennai: Akkineni Naga Chaitanya, son of Akkineni Nagarjuna, admits that he doesn't mind consulting his father about film projects whenever he is in doubt. However, he says he signs a film only once he is truly convinced about it. "Dad has been my guiding force. Whenever I am confused about choosing...
  • Hansika, Naga Chaitanya's remake of 'Hello Brother' shelved July 31, 2013

    Chennai: Director Srinivasa Reddy and actor Akkineni Naga Chaitanya were to team up for Telugu romanticcomedy 'Hello Brother', a remake of 1994 film of the same name. However, the project has been shelved, so the duo is now teaming up for another untitled movie. "Naga Chaitanya and Hansika Motwani are coming...
  • Telugu actor Naga Chaitanya to star in 'Hello Brother' May 14, 2013

    After the success of 'Thadhaka' Naga Chaitanya seems to be everywhere. The actor has been appreciated by the audience and by critics. The film was directed by Kishore Kumar Pardasani, the film recently held its success meet function. The actor is now all set to star in Hindi film 'Hello Brother' remake....
  • Telugu Review: 'Tadakha' is illogical and predictable May 12, 2013

    Cast: Akkineni Naga Chaitanya, Sunil Varma, Tamannaah Bhatia, Andrea Jeremiah, Ashutosh Rana, Rama Prabha, Brahmanadam, Raghu Babu, Jayaprakash Reddy, Vennela Kishore and Srinivasa Reddy Director: Kishore Kumar Pardasani Rating: 2 out of 5 I think we have come to the point in Indian cinema where there is no room for logic, thanks...
  • Will Nagarjuna set a new trend with 'Greeku Veerudu'? April 29, 2013

    Nagarjuna, whose upcoming film 'Greeku Veerudu' is releasing on May 3rd, shared the present movie scenario, his son Naga Chaitanya's career about Akhil's entry in films, his views on politics and more... The actor is elated that his film 'Greeku Veerudu' is set to be released on the eve of...
  • Naga Chaitanya is a fast evolving mass hero: Sunil Varma April 25, 2013

    Chennai: Telugu actor Sunil Varma, who shares screen space with Naga Chaitanya in upcoming action drama, 'Thadaka', feels that the latter is one of the fast evolving mass heroes in the industry. "I played his (Chaitanya) friend in his debut film 'Josh' and play his costar in 'Thadaka'. The transformation I...
  • Audio of Telugu film 'Thadhaka' to be release today April 24, 2013

    Naga Chaitanya and Sunil are all set to star in action film 'Thadhaka' to be directed by Kishore Kumar Pardasani of 'Konchem Istam Konchem Kastam' fame . The film is a remake of Tamil film 'Vettai'. Andrea Jeremiah, Tamannah play the leading ladies in the film. The first look posters of the...
  • 'Thadhaka' trailer: Watch Naga Chaitanya and Sunil in action April 24, 2013

    New Delhi: Telugu film 'Thadhaka' is directed by Kishore Kumar Pardasani. The film will feature Naga Chaitanya, Sunil, Andrea Jeremiah, Tamannaah in leading roles. Actors like Nagendra Babu, Brahmanandam, Ashutosh Rana will be seen in pivotal roles. The film is a remake of Tamil film 'Vettai'. ...
  • Autonagar Surya: First look of Naga Chaitanya's film November 23, 2012

    The first look 'Autonagar Surya' is out on Naga Chaitanya birthday, which is directed by Deva Katta. It's a political thriller film, starring Naga and Samantha in the lead roles. He plays the role of a mechanic in the film. ...
  • 'Autonagar Surya' team to wrap up the shooting soon November 21, 2012

    Director Deva Katta has revealed that shooting of 'Autonagar Surya' is almost done. With the completion of two songs, it will be wrapped up. "We shot for 96 days. Used an exposure of 1.58 lakh ft," said the director. He also added that clarity on the release date is...
  • Samantha bags Vikram's film opposite Chai September 26, 2012

    Vikram Kumar's film starring ANR, Nagarjuna and Naga Chaitanya, which is likely to go on the floors later this year or early next year, will see Samantha paired opposite Chai. This will be the third film in which Samantha will be working with Chai, the first two being 'Ye Maya...
  • I never had a Hindi cinema dream: Nagarjuna September 21, 2012

    Southern superstar Nagarjuna Akkineni, son of veteran actor Nageswara Rao Akkineni, says he was never keen on entering Bollywood. "I never had a Hindi cinema dream. It might be difficult for people to apprehend that, but I was very happy here," the 53yearold said on CNNIBN's show 'Southern Stars'. He entered Telugu...
  • Naga Chaitanya's next is a political drama September 21, 2012

    Deva Katta's muchawaited political drama, 'Autonagar Surya', is all done but is only left with two songs. The talkie part has been wrapped up. For a while now, producer K Atchi Reddy has been saying that the film will be released in November. (There were speculations that it will hit...
  • Telugu film 'Housefull' to be released on Sept 28 September 19, 2012

    Telugu filmmaker Ajay Bhuyan hopes to impress the audience with the screenplay of his upcoming Telugu movie 'Housefull'. "A romanticcomedy, 'Housefull' is a story narrated from the perspective of three male characters hero, his best friend and villain," Bhuyan told IANS. "It's been three years since my film ('Housefull') was made....
  • Naga Chaitanya likes Nagarjuna's trendy look September 15, 2012

    Naga Chaitanya has every reason to be green with envy about Nagarjuna's trendy look in 'Love Story'. Probably surprised at his father's youthful look, Chai said that he is happy to see his father to be rocking even in his 50s. Further, Chai says that he is listening to many scripts...
  • Actress Samantha all set to return on shootings July 20, 2012

    Samantha, who was forced to take a break from work due to skin ailment, is gearing up to stand in front of the camera. Starting Friday, she will shoot for her upcoming Telugu film in Hyderabad. Starring Naga Chaitanya in the lead, the film titled 'Autonagar Surya' is being made by...
  • Remake of 'Vettai' in Telugu on floors from Aug 10 July 18, 2012

    It is known that Bellamkonda Suresh is producing a movie in which Sunil and Naga Chaitanya are playing the main leads. The film is the remake of Tamil hit Vettai, which was earlier planned to be released in Telugu as Bhale Tammudu. However, Suresh felt that it would...
  • Shooting starts for Allu Sirish's 'Gauravam' June 27, 2012

    Allu Sirish's debut film, 'Gauravam', went on the floors from yesterday, in Mysore. This Radhamohandirected film is being produced as a TeluguTamil bilingual by Prakash Raj, on Duet Movies. The first look released to mark the beginning of the shoot sees no actor. Yami Gautham, who has struck to fame with...
  • SIIMA: Nagarjuna and others for Telugu nominations June 5, 2012

    The panel constituted to make nominations for the prestigious SIIMA awards has selected the likes of Prabhas and Kajal Aggarwal, among others, for the awards. The nominees for best actor category included the favourites. Nagarjuna for 'Rajanna', Balakrishna for 'Sri Rama Rajyam', Mahesh Babu for 'Dookudu', Prabhas for 'Mr. Perfect' and...
  • 'Vettai' to roll in Telugu with Hansika May 24, 2012

    Hansika is on a high, what with the promising projects she's bagging in Tamil Telugu cinema! The latest buzz is that 'Vettai' will be remade in Telugu and Hansika Motwani is one of the two female leads in this action packed entertainer. It was earlier widely reported that the...
  • Naga Chaitanya and Sunil to act in 'Vettai' remake May 17, 2012

    Bhale Tammudu is not to be released in Telugu. The dubbed version of Vettai, the Tamil hit starring Arya and Madhavan, would have to remain a lie. It is because Bellamkonda Suresh has sensed an opportunity to make a film with an ensemble cast and dish out something novel as...
  • Allu Arvind to rescue Naga Chaitanya? February 7, 2012

    Hyderabad: Notwithstanding his successive failures Dhada and Bejawada, Naga Chaitanya continues to be in demand in the industry. Currently, working for Deva Kattas Autonagar Surya, the young hero also has Radha Mohans bilingual family drama Gouravam in the pipeline. But then, everyone is looking forward to his forthcoming venture, which...
  • Costliest ever set for Chaitanya in 'Autonagar' February 3, 2012

    New Delhi: At a time when filmmaking is costing a bomb for the producers, a few production houses in Tollywood are not hesitating to shell out huge sums on some ambitious ventures in the hope of minting money later at the boxoffice. RR Movie Makers is one such banner, which...
  • Bollywood vs South: Prateik and Naga January 20, 2012

    New Delhi: Prateik's career started with a blockbuster 'Jaane TuYa Jaane Na'; alongside Imran Khan and Genelia D'Souza. He portrayed the role of Genelia's brother which won him appreciations from critics and earned him several awards and nominations. On the other, Naga Chaitanya debuted in Josh, a film based on...