SS RAJAMOULI

  • Watch: The making of SS Rajamouli's 'Baahubali' October 23, 2013

    New Delhi: The makers of 'Baahubali' have released a video that gives an insight into the making of the film. Directed by SS Rajamouli, the film stars Prabhas, Anushka Shetty, Rana Daggubati and Sathyaraj in the lead roles. The film is being made in Telugu and Tamil, and is expected...
  • Samantha Ruthu Prabhu keen on working with Sudeep October 23, 2013

    New Delhi: Samantha Ruth Prabhu, one of the busiest actresses in the Tamil and Telugu film industry, is interested in acting in a Kannada film with Kiccha Sudeep. At a recent event, Samantha said that the best actress award which she bagged for Telugu movie Eega also belonged to Sudeep....
  • Filmfare Awards (South): The complete list of winners July 21, 2013

    New Delhi: In a glittering ceremony in Hyderabad, the best of South cinema was awarded at the 60th Filmfare awards on Saturday night. Almost all the big stars of Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Malayalam cinema came to cheer and honour their own people. Actor Dhanush was the man of the...
  • Will 'Yevadu' turn out to be another 'Magadheera' for Ram Charan? July 18, 2013

    Chennai: The makers of Ram Charan Tejastarrer 'Yevadu' have confirmed that the film will hit the screens July 31, exactly four years after the actor's 'Magadheera' was released and went on to become a blockbuster. "The film was earlier set to be released on July 25, but it has been pushed...
  • Have not cast any Hollywood actor in 'Baahubali': SS Rajamouli July 15, 2013

    New Delhi: Southern filmmaker SS Rajamouli has denied rumours that he has cast Hollywood actor Nathan Jones in his next ambitious project 'Baahubali'. There were reports that the Australian actor, who is best known for starring in films like 'Troy' and 'Conan The Barbarian', was part of the period...
  • Havn't cast any Hollywood actor in 'Baahubali': SS Rajamouli July 15, 2013

    sNew Delhi: Southern filmmaker SS Rajamouli has denied rumours that he has cast Hollywood actor Nathan Jones in his next ambitious project 'Baahubali'. There were reports that the Australian actor, who is best known for starring in films like 'Troy' and 'Conan The Barbarian', was part of the period drama. ...
  • Ram Charan is an outstanding talent, says Ranveer Singh June 26, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Ranveer Singh has denied being a part of the Hindi remake of Ram Charan Tejastarrer Telugu movie 'Magadheera'. Asked if he is part of the remake, Ranveer said, "It's not true, not right now." "I have seen 'Magadheera' and I was absolutely blown away by it. I think Ram Charan...
  • SS Rajamouli's 'Maryada Ramanna' to be made in Tamil May 29, 2013

    Ace filmmaker SS Rajamouli and Sunil's super hit film, 'Maryada Ramanna' will now be remade in Tamil. Bollywood film 'Son Of Sardar' starring Ajay Devgn has been a Hindi remake of the film 'Maryada Ramanna'. Tamil comedian actor Santhanam will reprise the role of Sunil in the film. Tamil actor Udhayanidhi...
  • Rajamouli's 'Eega' takes foreign film fests by storm May 16, 2013

    Chennai: After being selected for screening at the Cannes International Film Festival and Shanghai International Film Festival, SS Rajamouli's Telugu revengedrama 'Eega' will also be featured at the Madrid International Film Festival and Puchon International Film Festival. At the Madrid fest, the movie is nominated in six award categories. "More good news!...
  • Rajamouli faces daunting task casting for 'Baahubali' April 14, 2013

    Chennai: He is one of the successful filmmakers in the southern film industry but even SS Rajamouli is having a tough time zeroing in on the cast for his upcoming Telugu perioddrama 'Baahubali'. He has already finalised Rana Daggubati, Prabhas and Anushka Shetty for the lead roles. The preproduction work is...
  • Rajamouli's 'Baahubali' will keep me busy: Rana Daggubati April 8, 2013

    Mumbai: He has seven projects in hand, but southern actor Rana Daggubati says SS Rajamouli's multilingual mega project 'Baahubali', a war movie, would keep him on his toes this year and even next year. "There are about seven films in the pipeline and I need to figure out where I am...
  • It's make a wish time for Telugu actor Nitin March 30, 2013

    Nithin started his career as the main lead with Teja's 'Jayam'. He rose to fame with his first film and went on to work with ace directors like VV Vinayak, SS Rajamouli and K Raghavendra Rao. After a few average films he gave a superhit film 'Ishq'. He...
  • Successful banner adds weight: Lavanya Tripathi March 28, 2013

    Chennai: Southern actress Lavanya Tripathi, who rose to stardom after a successful debut in producer SS Rajamouli's Telugu romantic drama 'Andala Rakshasi', feels a successful banner adds weight to a project and helps in drawing crowds. "Rajamouli's sir's name definitely added lot of weightage to my debut film, which had an...
  • Hoped Sudeep would win an award too: SS Rajamouli March 19, 2013

    Chennai: Though happy that his Telugu revenge-drama 'Eega' pocketed two National Awards March 18, Telugu filmmaker SS Rajamouli was hoping Kannada star Kichcha Sudeep, who played the antagonist in the film, would win an award as well. "Well, we were expecting for visual FX for sure and I was also expecting...
  • 'Vazhakku En 18/9', 'Eega' wins best regional films March 18, 2013

    Chennai: Critically acclaimed Tamil teen crime thriller 'Vazhakku En 18/9' and Telugu blockbuster revenge drama 'Eega' were named 2012's best feature films in their respective languages, in the 60th National Film Awards. Directed by Balaji Sakthivel, 'Vazhakku En 18/9' was named the best feature film in Tamil. It also won...
  • Shruthi Haasan is not roped in for 'Baahubali' February 25, 2013

    Ace director SS Rajamouli is now working for his upcoming film,Baahubali, with Prabhas and Rana. Anushkha is the female lead in the film. He has cleared that the news about Shruthi Haasan being roped in for 'Baahubali' is false and said that he has not approached her for any role. Recently, a...
  • Tamil actor Santhanam to feature in 'Maryada Ramanna' February 25, 2013

    Tamil actor Santhanam, who is noted for his comic roles is all set to feature in the remake of director SS Rajamouli's film 'Maryada Ramanna'. Earlier it was reported that the the project was helmed by director Kannan, but now actor-director Srinath, of 'Muthirai' fame, will be directing the film....
  • Mahesh Babu to act in Rajamouli's next film February 4, 2013

    Mahesh Babu said that he will soon play a lead role in Rajamouli's next movie. He also added that the movie will be an action entertainer with a simple storyline. The title of the movie is not yet decided. The movie will be produced under the banner of Durga Arts. SS...
  • I'll never forget where I've come from: Telugu actor Sunil Varma February 3, 2013

    Chennai: Well known Telugu comedian Sunil Varma, who will be seen playing the lead character in the forthcoming romantic drama 'Mr Pellikoduku', says he cannot forget his days as a funny actor because it helped him carve a niche for himself in the film industry. "I'll never forget where I've come...
  • Telugu actor Prabhas stars in Rajamouli's next February 2, 2013

    Telugu director SS Rajamouli is reportedly happy as actors of his upcoming movie, Prabhas and Rana have participated in the first day of sword fighting session. Named 'Baahubali', the film is one of the most awaited ventures of the year. "They looked like giants, rather than humans with their height and...
  • Five Telugu films which clicked in 2012 December 25, 2012

    Chennai: With most bigbudget films biting the dust, it was the turn of the smallbudget and nonstars films to take the pedestal. Out of the 113 Telugu films released, only a few elicited a positive response at the box office. IANS lists five notable Telugu films of 2012: Eega: Who would've possibly...
  • 2012: Year of small films at southern boxoffice December 25, 2012

    Chennai: Believe it or not but 2012 has sounded the death knell for heroworshipping scripts. Out of the 423 films released to date in Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Malayalam, the most successful have been the ones sans any superstar or mega budget. Some of the small wonders of 2012 include Tamil...
  • SS Rajamouli wants to direct Aamir Khan November 30, 2012

    Mumbai: Renowned Telugu director SS Rajamouli has expressed his desire to make a Bollywood film with superstar Aamir Khan. "I love all actors from here. But I love Aamir Khan the most. I adore him and treat him as a guru. I like the way he makes films, the way he...
  • Prabhas to work in SS Rajamouli's next? November 24, 2012

    A lot is riding on SS Rajamouli after the grand success of 'Eega' across India. The director, according to sources, is now all set to start his next. "Rajamouli is slowly recovering from the shock of the sudden demise of his mother. He will soon start his next film, which will...
  • 'Makkhi' to get Japanese makeover: director October 15, 2012

    New Delhi: After getting rave reviews in Telugu, Tamil and Hindi, director S S Rajamouli's realistic animation 'Makkhi' is all set to be dubbed into Japanese and Swahili. Rajamouli, 39, whose 'Vikramarkudu' and 'Maryadam' have been remade in Bollywood as 'Rowdy Rathore' and 'Son of Sardar', debuted in the Hindi with...
  • 'Maryada Ramanna' likely to have Tamil remake October 12, 2012

    Its Hindi version is getting ready for a Diwali release as 'Son of Sardar' and most probably SS Rajamouli's Telugu blockbuster "Maryada Ramanna" will also have a Tamil remake. "The film's rights have been bought by Prasad V Potluri and director R Kannan is likely to direct the project in Tamil,...
  • Wanted audience to connect with fly: Pete Draper October 12, 2012

    Establishing an emotional connect between the fly and the audience was the biggest challenge for Pete Draper, the brain behind creating the housefly character in Telugu film 'Eega", releasing in Hindi as 'Makkhi' on October 12. Cofounder of USbased Makuta VFX, Draper, who hails from London, worked with as many as...
  • SS Rajamouli celebrates his birthday today October 10, 2012

    It is Rajamouli's convictions and sensibilities, more than any rare storytelling knack or an extraordinary finesse, that have made him what he is today. More than anything, it is the scope for enriching the scenes with emotions that matters the most to him. "We know the stories of...
  • Rajamouli wants Hrithik to play lead in 'Magadheera' October 10, 2012

    Director SS Rajamouli, who is on a roll with his latest hit 'Eega' has been busy with dubbing the film as 'Makkhi' in Hindi. However, his previous film 'Magadheera' which became a huge hit in the south is being remade in Hindi by Anurag Kashyap and the man who originally...
  • 'Makkhi' to imitate a popular Salman Khan dance move October 10, 2012

    After having added a bonus scene in 'Makkhi' as a tribute to Ajay Devgn, southern filmmaker SS Rajamouli has also added Salman Khan flavour towards the end of the Hindi version of Telugu animation film "Eega". "In 'Makkhi', a sequence towards the end credits is added where flies would be seen...