Telugu Films

  • Telugu actor Raja Abel to wed on April 25 17-04-2014 06:35 PM

    Chennai: Telugu actor Raja Abel, who has worked in films such as 'Anand' and 'Aa Naluguru', will marry Amrita Vincent here April 25. The couple will later hold grand receptions in Chennai and Hyderabad. "The wedding will take place in a church in Chennai April 25. On the same evening,...
  • Danayya, Ram Charan to team up for a film 10-04-2014 03:32 PM

    Chennai: Producer D.V.V. Danayya will collaborate with actor Ram Charan Teja for his upcoming yet-untitled Telugu project with director Sreenu Vaitla. The project is expected to go on floors in August. "The project has been confirmed. It may go on floors from August. We are waiting for Ram to complete...
  • Always knew I'd enter films at a young age, says Samskruthy Shenoy 20-03-2014 05:17 PM

    Chennai: Actress Samskruthy Shenoy, who made her cinematic debut at the age of 13 in the recently released Telugu romantic-drama 'Hrudayam Ekkadaunnadi', says it wasn't easy to play a romantic character at her age. "I was aware that I'm entering films at a very young age. On the first day...
  • Sumanth Ashwin in Sukumar's maiden film production 15-03-2014 04:46 PM

    Chennai: Director Sukumar has roped in actor Sumanth Ashwin to play the lead in his maiden yet-untitled Telugu production venture, which will be directed by one of his associates, Vema Reddy. Sukumar launched Mahi Entertainments few months back to make films with his associates. "Sumanth is playing the lead. It...
  • Memorable to act with father, son in 'Manam': Nagarjuna 05-03-2014 01:56 PM

    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...
  • Chiranjeevi, Pawan to attend nephew's debut film launch 26-02-2014 04:34 PM

    Hyderabad: Megastar Chiranjeevi and actor Pawan Kalyan will attend the formal launch of their nephew Varun Tej's yet-untitled Telugu debut film here Thursday. The event will be telecast live on a private channel. "Chiranjeevi sir and Pawan Kalyan have confirmed their participation. The event will be aired live on Maa...
  • Sriwass hopes to repeat 'Lakshyam' success with Gopichand 25-02-2014 04:56 PM

    Chennai: Filmmaker Sriwass, who is teaming up with actor Gopichand for the second time after Telugu blockbuster 'Lakshyam', in a yet untitled actioner, says he hopes to score another hit with their combination. "Gopi and I will soon start working on a full-length action flick. I hope it will be...
  • 'Lakshmi Raave' producer waited for six months to sign Avika Gor 23-02-2014 03:26 PM

    Chennai: Producer Giridhar says he had to wait for six months to sign actress Avika Gor for his upcoming Telugu romantic drama 'Lakshmi Raave Maa Initiki' as she was busy shooting for cinematic debut 'Uyyala Jampala'. "We couldn't think of anyone else for the role. Therefore, we decided to wait...
  • Pawan Kalyan to oversee 'Gabbar Singh 2' script: Director 22-02-2014 02:56 PM

    Chennai: Superstar Pawan Kalyan has decided to supervise the script of his upcoming Telugu actioner 'Gabbar Singh 2'. The film's director Sampath Nandi has no qualms about his interference. "This is a very special project for Pawan sir. He will supervising the script with me and I don't have any...
  • Meena, Nadia join Telugu remake of 'Drishyam' 18-02-2014 03:57 PM

    Chennai: Southern actors Meena and Nadia have been roped in to play important roles in the Telugu remake of recent Malayalam blockbuster 'Drishyam'. The yet-untitled remake, to be helmed by actor-filmmaker Sripriya, will feature Daggubati Venkatesh as the male lead. It will be produced by D. Suresh Babu. "Meena and...
  • Krazy Star: Watch Ravichandran, Priyanka Upendra in new song 'Kenakalu Inukalu' 14-02-2014 03:48 PM

    Ravichandran and Priyanka Upendra will yet again romance in Kannada film 'Krazy Star'. The popular onscreen couple have come together after a long span and the trailer of the film has already grabbed many eyeballs. Here is the new song 'Kenakalu Inukalu' from the film. 'Krazy Star' is slated to...
  • Maruthi rubbishes plagiarism allegations, says 'Radha' is his story 14-02-2014 03:25 PM

    Chennai: Telugu filmmaker Maruthi has rubbished allegations 'Radha' story was stolen from a young writer and said the upcoming Telugu romantic-drama is his own creation. "Following the allegations against me, I have submitted my script to the Writer's Association. Every line in the script is my own and I have...
  • Telugu film 'Avataram' inspired from real life incident 12-02-2014 03:51 PM

    Chennai: Filmmaker Kodi Ramakrishna says his forthcoming Telugu fantasy thriller 'Avataram' is loosely based on a real incident in Kerala. He says it's about a woman's fight against a devil and the graphics used will the film's high points. "The story is loosely based on an incident in Kerala that...
  • Sachiin Joshi to play Aditya's role in Telugu version of 'Aashiqui 2' 11-02-2014 09:57 AM

    Mumbai: In the Telugu remake of 'Aashiqui 2', actor Sachiin Joshi will reprise the role played by Aditya Roy Kapur in the Hindi version. Newcomers Aditya Roy Kapur and Shraddha Kapoor starrer blockbuster film 'Aashiqui 2' will now be made in Telugu and producer Bhushan Kumar has given the remake...
  • Nupur Mehta makes southern debut with 'Amavasai' 02-02-2014 05:58 PM

    Chennai: Actress Nupur Mehta of 'Jo Bole So Nihaal' fame is making her southern debut with Jai Akash-starrer Tamil-Telugu bilingual 'Amavasai'. Nupur's special song will be one of the highlights of the film, according to the producer. "Nupur is playing an important role in this supernatural thriller. One of the...
  • Telugu TV actor Sagar set for big screen debut 31-01-2014 05:44 PM

    Chennai: Television actor Sagar of 'Mogili Rekulu' fame is all set to make his silver screen debut with upcoming Telugu romantic-drama 'Siddharth', which will be produced by Dasari Kiran Kumar, son of veteran filmmaker Dasari Narayana Rao. "I have a subject that I think only Sagar can do justice to....
  • I want 'Manam' to be a befitting send-off to my father: Nagarjuna 30-01-2014 03:35 PM

    Chennai: Actor Akkineni Nagarjuna says he wants 'Manam', last film of his late father Telugu movie icon Akkineni Nageswara Rao, who was more than just a father to him, to be a befitting farewell. Rao passed away Jan 22 due to intestinal cancer. He was 89-years old. "I want his...
  • Nageswara Rao was a humble human being: Nagarjuna 29-01-2014 05:47 PM

    New Delhi: He was a legend in the Telugu film industry. But in real life, Akkineni Nageswara Rao, popularly known as ANR, was a humble man, says his son and Telugu superstar Nagarjuna. It would be near impossible to fill the gap created by the demise Jan 22 of his...
  • Harshavardhan Rane to sell his t-shirts to fund girl's education 26-01-2014 03:40 PM

    Hyderabad: Telugu actor Harshvardhan Rane will sell all the t-shirts that he has worn on screen. He will sell them at a charity garage sale to support the education of a four-year-old girl. "I wish to provide better education for Swati. Every t-shirt I ever wore in my movies will...
  • 'Pandavulu Pandavulu Tummeda' to be released on January 31 25-01-2014 01:20 PM

    Chennai: Telugu family-drama 'Pandavulu Pandavulu Tummeda' is slated for release Jan 31 and its producers are also planning to release it on alternate distribution platforms such as video-on-demand (VOD), online and mobile platforms too. "There is a growing appetite for Indian films in the overseas market. Telugu films have a...
  • Telugu cinema legend Akkineni Nageshwara Rao dies aged 91 22-01-2014 07:59 AM

    Hyderabad: Legendary Telugu film actor and Dada Saheb Phalke Awardee Akkineni Nageshwara Rao, passed away early on Wednesday morning. ANR, as he is fondly called, was suffering from cancer. His condition worsened at around 2.10 am on Wednesday following which he was taken to Care hospital, where he breathed his...
  • Kamalinee can essay any role with ease: Krishna Vamsi 21-01-2014 05:09 PM

    Chennai: Kamalinee Mukherjee, who has had back-to-back flops in Telugu filmdom in the last two years, will be next seen in Krishna Vamsi's upcoming yet-untitled Telugu film. The director says that the actress is a perfect amalgamation of experience, beauty and confidence. She is paired in the film opposite Meka...
  • '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...
  • I feel I've lost my mother: Chandramohan on Anjali Devi 15-01-2014 02:05 PM

    Chennai: Telugu actor Chandramohan remembers late actress Anjali Devi and says that ever since he played her son in his debut movie - 1966 Telugu drama 'Rangula Ratnam' - he treated her as his mother. "I will always remain her son. I started off my career by playing her son...
  • '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...
  • Venkatesh likely to star in Telugu remake of 'Drishyam' 09-01-2014 04:06 PM

    Chennai: Telugu actor Daggubati Venkatesh has expressed interest in the Telugu remake of recent Malayalam blockbuster 'Drishyam'. But he is yet to sign on the dotted line, said his manager. "The talks are on but he hasn't confirmed the project yet. He really liked it and so has expressed interest...
  • My father's positive spirit helping him recover faster: Nagarjuna 09-01-2014 04:00 PM

    Chennai: Actor Akkineni Nagarjuna says his father Akkineni Nageswara Rao's will to live has helped him recover faster after his surgery to cure intestinal cancer. "We are thrilled with the vibrancy and positivity he is showing now. On Jan 1, the entire family had a fun-filled day with him. He...
  • Telugu film industry shocked by Uday Kiran's death 06-01-2014 10:42 PM

    Hyderabad: Several Telugu film personalities on Monday expressed shock and grief over the death of actor Uday Kiran, who is suspected to have committed suicide at his residence on Sunday night. "It is very sad. I knew him even before he had a moustache. He was a decent and good-natured...
  • 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...