Suresh Babu

  • 'Bheemavaram Bullodu' funnier than my other films: Sunil Varma December 23, 2013

    Chennai: Comedian Sunil Varma, currently enjoying the status of a lead actor, is confident that his upcoming Telugu romanticcomedy 'Bheemavaram Bullodu' will be much more hilarious than most of his recent films. "I can confidently say that this film ('Bheemavaram Bullodu') will be ten times funnier than most of my recent...
  • Vijaya Bhaskar hopes to score hattrick with Venkatesh November 14, 2013

    Chennai: Director K Vijaya Bhaskar, who delivered Telugu blockbusters such as 'Nuvvu Naku Nachav' and 'Malliswari' with actor Daggubati Venkatesh, hopes to score a hattrick with 'Masala' which is coming out Thursday. 'Masala' is the Telugu remake of Hindi comedy 'Bol Bachchan'. "My films are known for providing wholesome entertainment and even...
  • CBI intensifies probe into missing iron ore, big shots in the previous BJP govt shaken October 2, 2013

    Just as Lalu Prasad meets his nemesis 17 years after the fodder scam in Bihar, the CBI investigations into the case of the missing ironore in Karnataka is spreading jitters among Karnataka's high and mighty. Two MLAs have already been arrested, two others interrogated and bureaucrats too face the heat...
  • Karnataka MLA arrested in illegal ore export case September 19, 2013

    Bangalore: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Thursday arrested Karnataka lawmaker T.S. Suresh Babu for his alleged involvement in the illegal export of iron ore from Belekeri port on the state's west coast. "Babu has been taken into custody at Bellary and brought to Bangalore for investigation into the case, which...
  • CBI arrests Bellary Reddys' party MLA September 19, 2013

    Bangalore: The CBI has arrested another MLA of the jailed G Janardhan Reddy group in Karnataka in the Belekeri illegal iron ore export case. The MLA, Suresh Babu of the BSR Congress party, is also a nephew of infamous Reddys' close aide B Sriramulu. He represents Kampli Assembly segment in...
  • Bollywood director Rohit Shetty surprises Venkatesh May 21, 2013

    Bollywood director Rohit Shetty, who has directed 'Bol Bachchan' with Ajay Devgn and Abhisekh Bachchan, has surprised the 'Garam Masala' team by visiting the sets of the movie. It is already known that 'Garam Masala', starring Venkatesh, Ram, Anjali and Shazahn Padamsee in the lead roles, is the remake of 'Bol...
  • Telugu actor Gopichand ties a knot with Reshma May 13, 2013

    Telugu actor Gopichand tied got married to Reshma yesterday. The wedding was a grand affair and took place at the NConvention hall in Hyderabad. Several top notch film and politicians attended the marriage. Gopichand's wife Reshma is the niece of hero Sreekanth. The guest list included Muralimohan, Pawan Kalyan, Krishnam Raju, Prabhas,...
  • Twirled moustache for Venkatesh in 'Bol Bachchan' remake March 28, 2013

    Chennai: Venkatesh sported a twirled moustache while playing a revengeseeking cop in Telugu actiondrama 'Gharshana' and will repeat the look in the Telugu remake of Hindi blockbuster 'Bol Bachchan'. "Venky sir will sport a twirled moustache in the film. He has already begun shooting for the film," the film's spokesperson told...
  • 'Digitisation ensures bumper openings for films' October 17, 2012

    Chennai: Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan Tuesday lauded digitisation of films and said it has changed the scenario by helping reach out to a wider audience and generating bumper openings at the box-office. "Today, films across all languages are able to generate bumper openings because of digitisation compared to films that were released...
  • South cinema is worth Rs 21,190 crore: Kamal Haasan October 16, 2012

    Chennai: Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan on October 16 said that the south Indian film industry is worth Rs 21,190 crore and accounts to 65-70 percent of total movies produced in the country. "I may sound like I'm bragging, but it's true. National cinema resides in the south because filmmakers there are not...
  • SS Rajamouli celebrates his birthday today October 10, 2012

    It is Rajamouli's convictions and sensibilities, more than any rare story-telling 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...
  • Telugu film 'Eega' is in Oscar race September 18, 2012

    'Eega' is one of the 18 films that will be watched by a 16-member jury commissioned by the Film Federation of India, which will decide the one nomination to be sent to the covetous Oscar awards. Competing with Eega are a film each from Kollywood, Mollywood and other regional industries. ...
  • 'Eega' to release in Hindi on October 12 September 9, 2012

    Much against the grain, Suresh Babu and Sai Korrapati have decided to release the Hindi version of Eega in the normal mode. Thus, the erstwhile plan of releasing the fantasy film in 3D has been bid a goodbye by the makers. If it had been converted into 3D, it would...
  • Reddy bail: MLA spills beans on Sriramulu's role August 1, 2012

    Hyderabad: TH Suresh Babu, MLA from Kampli in Karnataka, had promised mining baron Gali Janardhan Reddy that he would, with the assistance of former Karnataka minister Sriramulu, convince judges to grant him bail, and he kept his word. He confessed to Anti-Corruption Bureau officials that he had, along with Janardhan...
  • Makuta Effects expands internationally July 25, 2012

    Buoyed with the huge success of Telugu film "Eega", special effects company Makuta Effects is looking to expand its operations in India as well as abroad. Makuta Effects India, a subsidiary of US-based Makuta Inc, not only plans to triple its headcount here, but will also improve technology with focus on...
  • Eega: Filmmakers stands firm against piracy July 23, 2012

    Lawful action against pirates has been intensified in the past few weeks. Before the release of Eega and Naan Ee, notices were sent to theatre managements asking them to be awake to the dangers of piracy and reminding them of their responsibility in averting the menace. "Despite that,...
  • 'Eega' is greatest film of all times: Suresh Babu July 20, 2012

    Suresh Babu is a proud man for obvious reasons. In his career as a producer, he has never produced a film like Eega. Saying that this is the greatest Telugu film since Shankarabharanam, Suresh talks about what made him repose utter faith in the story, the experience of...
  • 'Eega' earns Rs 17 crore net on its first day July 12, 2012

    New Delhi: Director SS Rajamouli's innovative and technically brilliant bilingual film 'Eega' has not only rocked the box office down south by earning Rs.17 crore net on its first day, it has wowed film fraternity and they are raving about the film. Revealing the first day collection of the film, made...
  • Video: Director Rajamouli on his latest film 'Eega' July 7, 2012

    Director SS Rajamouli opens up his heart on his latest Tamil-Telugu bilingual release 'Eega'. In this video interview, he speaks at length about how he developed his father's idea in to a full-length film, what went into the making, the graphics, and how Eega is radically different from a cartoon...
  • Have made Eega for children: Suresh Babu July 5, 2012

    Presenter D Suresh Babu has been quoted as saying by a national daily that Eega is a film targeted at children. However, it does not mean that this costly film, touted as a revenge fantasy, is not for adults. "But even adults will find it very interesting," he...
  • Shivaji's new Telugu movie hits the floor June 16, 2012

    After '1940 Lo Oka Gramam' and 'High School', Narasimha Nandi is back with a film to be made with the sport of Kabaddi as the backdrop. "Shivaji agreed to act in the film just by listening to the concept. This film is based on a burning problem. I wanted to...
  • MS Raju's 'Tooniga.. Tooniga' audio releases June 13, 2012

    MS Raju-directed Tooniga.. Tooniga's audio was released in Hyderabad. Karthik Raja, Illayaraja's son, is debuting in Telugu as the music director. Produced by Maganti Ramji, the film is being presented by Dil Raju. Bellamkonda, Parachuri Brothers, Mani Sharma, RP Patnaik, Karthik Raja, Shyam Prasad, Koti, Gemini Kiran and others made...
  • Eega to take flight from May 30 May 16, 2012

    D Suresh Babu, the presenter of SS Rajamouli's sci-fi film Eega, has announced that the film will be released on May 30. This puts an end to the speculation surrounding the film's date with Box Office. The makers had thought of releasing the film in April. However, the complex...
  • Alagiri's PA detained under Goondas Act July 26, 2011

    Madurai: Union Minister MK Alagiri's personal assistant (political) and DMK leader Pottu Suresh was on Monday detained under the Goondas Act following a series of land grabbing cases against him today. Suresh, alias Suresh Babu, was detained following instructions from District Collector U Sagayam, police said. A fresh land grabbing case...
  • I-T officials raid close aides of Reddy brothers October 25, 2010

    Bangalore: Income Tax officials on Monday conducted raids at around 60 places in Karnataka, targeting seven ruling BJP MLAs, including ministers G Janardhana Reddy and G Karunakara Reddy. I-T raids were conducted at 60 to 65 places, mainly concentrating in Bangalore and Bellary, said sources in I-T department, whose action comes...