SEKHAR KAMMULA

  • Nayantara as Vidya Bagchi in the south Indian remakes of 'Kahaani' fails to impress critics May 3, 2014

    The Tamil and Telugu versions of the criticallyacclaimed Bollywood film 'Kahaani' released in the theatres on Friday. While the Tamil remake is called 'Nee Enge En Anbe', which roughly translates to 'where are you my love'; the Telugu version is called 'Anamika' or 'nameless'. According to reports, the film was not...
  • 'Minugurulu' should be shown in schools: Sekhar Kammula September 13, 2013

    Chennai: Filmmaker Sekhar Kammula is so impressed with upcoming Telugu drama 'Minugurulu' that he wants the government to screen the film in schools. He also admits that he wouldn't dare to make a film like that. Directed by debutant Ayodhya Kumar, 'Minugurulu' is about a blind 14-year-old orphan, who, with the help...
  • Nayanathara to play the lead in Telugu remake of 'Kahaani' April 29, 2013

    Sekhar Kammula is currently working for an upcoming Telugu film, which is the remake of Vidya Balan starrer Bollywood super hit film 'Kahaani'. Nayanathara is the lead actress in this thriller and reprises the character of Vidya Balan. The shooting of the movie has started and it is currently going on...
  • Nayantara to play Vidya in 'Kahaani' remake January 27, 2013

    Sekhar Kammula, producerdirector of Telugu film 'Life is beautiful' is now ready to remake Hindi movie 'Kahaani' in Telugu and Tamil. 'Kahaani' was released in 2012, written and codirected by Sujoy Ghosh, the film featured Vidya Balan in a pregnant role in search of her missing husband in the city of...
  • Sekhar to remake 'Leader' with Rajinikanth January 22, 2013

    Telugu director Sekhar Kammula admires superstar Rajnikanth for his acting skills. He had considered remaking his hit film 'Leader' again in Tamil with the legendary superstar Rajini as the hero. Sekhar Kammula said in an interview that he believes "Rajini has the power to change governments", however the filmmaker din't get...
  • Sekhar Kammula to direct 'Kahaani' in Tamil, Telugu December 22, 2012

    New Delhi: The Vidya Balan starrer 'Kahaani' is getting a southern flavour now with Endemol India and Moving Pictures roping in Sekhar Kammula. As he is about to direct the Telugu and Tamil adaptation of the hit thriller soon. Kammula has directed successful films like 'Dollar Dreams','Happy Days' and 'Leader'....
  • 'Kahaani' to be remade in TamilTelugu bilingual December 7, 2012

    The remake of the film 'Kahaani', which was a blockbuster in Bollywood is being planned to be done in Tamil and Telugu. The film, which had Vidya Balan in the lead portrayed a mysterious crime story and was greatly appreciated by fans and critics equally soon after it's release. Now...
  • I love working with newcomers: Sekhar Kammula September 18, 2012

    Telugu director Sekhar Kammula says he has nothing against working with big heroes, and admits he loves working with newcomers as his story demands them. "I love working with newcomers because my story demands it and moreover they're fun to work with. It's easy working with them because I can effortlessly...
  • I am very selfish when it comes to my film: Sekhar September 15, 2012

    Unlike other directors, Sekhar Kammula is definitely more of a dreamer. He prefers the lawn in the great outdoors to the closed a/c rooms and empty chairs. As he settled comfortably crosslegged for a chit chat, he laughed off a volley of questions. Ahead of the release of his latest...
  • Telugu Review: 'Life Is Beautiful' looks unrealistic September 15, 2012

    'Life is Beautiful' is like watching the 2012 version of 'Happy Days' with extended running time and characters so similar to the latter that you walk out of theatre in utter disappointment. Running almost close to three hours, one should be blessed with a lot of patience to sit through...
  • Video: Amala Akkineni on 'Life Is Beautiful' September 14, 2012

    Amala Akkineni accepted to do the role in 'Life Is Beautiful' only after much cajoling. Saying that Sekhar Kammula is a thorough professional. While Amala adds quickly that she is not willing to restart her second innings in cinema. In this interview, the yesteryear actress minces no words in saying...
  • Video: Sekhar speaks about 'Life Is Beautiful' September 14, 2012

    As the muchawaited 'Life Is Beautiful' hits the screens, Sekhar Kammula speaks, in this exclusive interview with IndiaGlitz, about what made him do the movie, how he feels about working with debutantes, why he thinks 'LIB' is the toughest movie he has ever made and more. Saying that Anand's commercial...