Akkineni Nageswara Rao

  • 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...
  • Veteran Telugu movie actress Anjali Devi passes away 14-01-2014 12:25 PM

    Hyderabad: Veteran Telugu actress Anjali Devi, a contemporary of legendary N T Rama Rao and Akkineni Nageswara Rao who acted in about 500 films, passed away in Chennai today afternoon after a cardiac arrest. She was 86. Devi was admitted to a private hospital in Chennai after she had complained...
  • Family multi-starrers in vogue in Telugu film world 15-10-2013 03:48 PM

    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 multi-starrers are getting ready for release. The most awaited of these is Telugu comedy-drama 'Manam', featuring three generations of actors...
  • Indian cinema not on par with the world cinema: Nageswara Rao 19-09-2013 04:10 PM

    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...
  • Akkeneni multi starrer film 'Manam' shoot to begin soon 21-05-2013 03:07 PM

    The three superstars of Akkineni clan, Sri Akkineni Nageswara Rao, Nagarjuna and Naga Chaitanya will now share screen in the upcoming film 'Manam'. Vikram K Kumar is the director of the film, while Shriya Saran and Samantha Ruth Prabhu are the heroines. The first schedule of the film will commence...
  • Annapurna School of Film and Media joins global campus 04-05-2013 10:32 AM

    Hyderabad: Annapurna International School of Film and Media (AISFM) Friday announced today that it represented Indian media industry in Ryerson University's Global City Project, a live TV show that was streamed online to film students around the world. Under the project by Toronto based university, schools produce a live television...
  • Nagarjuna wishes to work with Tamannaah 25-04-2013 09:33 PM

    Nagarjuna surprised the cast and crew at the audio launch of his son Nagachaitanya and Sunil's 'Thadakha', as he expressed a wish to work with Tamannaah. The actor said, "I think Tamannaah is very charming and wonderful heroine. I like to work with her". Ace producer Akkineni Nageswara Rao also...
  • Sridevi truly Empress of Indian cinema: Boney Kapoor 20-04-2013 10:20 PM

    Chennai: Producer Boney Kapoor said on Saturday that his wife cum-actor Sridevi truly deserves to be honored with the title 'Empress of Indian cinema', adding nobody else in the industry deserves the award more than her. "I think she truly deserves the award. She is most definitely an empress of...