Chennai, Jan 31 : Well-known Telugu filmmakers such as Ram Gopal Varma, Deva Katta, BVS Ravi and Dasarath are on the jury for the Vishnu Manchu Short Film Contest for aspiring filmmakers.
Chennai, Jan 31 : Telugu actor Sampoornesh Babu, who will next be seen in upcoming Telugu comedy "Bandipotu", has landed an important role in Vikram-starrer Tamil action thriller "10 Enradhukulla".
Chennai, Jan 31 : Actress Samantha Ruth Prabhu, who has about six films in her kitty, has confirmed she's not starring in the Tamil-Telugu remake of last year's Malayalam blockbuster "Bangalore Days".
Chennai, Jan 31 : The regular shooting of actor Ravi Teja's Telugu actioner "Bengal Tiger" will roll from March 2 and the makers are planning to release the film in October.
Chennai, Jan 29 : Putting the rumour mills at rest, actress Swathi Reddy has clarified that she didn't decline an opportunity to work with actor Nagarjuna over money but due to her busy schedule and multiple projects.
Chennai, Jan 28 : Director P.B Manjunath says real life cyber crimes inspired forthcoming Telugu film "Ladies and Gentlemen", which is about the role of the internet and its impact on human lives and emotions.
Chennai, Jan 28 : After a series of flops, actor-producer Kalyan Ram has tasted success in the form of his latest Telugu release "Pataas", which is turning out to be a sleeper hit. The film has minted about Rs. 8 crore in its opening weekend.
Hyderabad, Jan 28 : Actress Swathi Reddy, who is basking in the success of "Karthikeya", is being considered for the sequel to last year's Telugu sleeper hit "Geethanjali". The rest of the cast is expected to be finalised soon.
Hyderabad, Jan 27 : Veteran Telugu actor Kota Srinivasa Rao, who was awarded the Padma Shri on the eve of Republic Day, was felicitated here Monday on the sets of a yet-untitled Telugu film by director Trivikram.
Chennai, Jan 26 : Putting a full stop to marriage rumours surrounding actor Manchu Manoj, his father and actor-producer Mohan Babu has confirmed that his second son is indeed getting ready to wed soon.
Chennai, Jan 26 : The talkie portion of the most anticipated Telugu-Tamil magnum opus "Baahubali" has been finally wrapped up and the team has started work on its post-production, with special focus on visual effects.
Chennai, Jan 26 : Actor Rajasekhar, who is currently awaiting the release of Telugu comedy "Gaddam Gang", says he will continue taking up hero-centric characters in films, but he is willing to experiment with "interesting" character roles as well.
Hyderabad, Jan 26 : Veteran Telugu actor Kota Srinivasa Rao, who has over 500 films to his credit, is honoured on being awarded the coveted Padma Shri.
Chennai, Jan 25 : Veteran Telugu actor Kota Srinivasa Rao was Sunday named for the Padma Shri award on the eve of 66th Republic Day.
Chennai, Jan 25 : Veteran actor Rajendra Prasad, who will be next seen as a grandfather in the upcoming Telugu drama "Daagudumoota Dandakor", is excited about the film as he feels it will be one of the memorable roles of his career.
Chennai, Jan 25 : The makers of the highly anticipated Telugu period drama "Rudhramadevi", which is currently in post-production phase, are eyeing for release in March.
Hyderabad, Jan 25 : Actress Anjali says news about her being in a pub brawl here has been fabricated by a section of media because she refused to pose for photographs.
Mumbai, Jan 23 : Telugu film actor Rana Daggubati Friday condoled the demise of veteran Telugu comedian M.S. Narayana.
Hyderabad, Jan 23 : Telugu comedian M.S. Narayana, who had over 750 films to his credit, passed away Friday due to kidney-related ailments, family sources said. The last rites will be performed at his farmhouse Saturday.
Chennai, Jan 22 : Donning the producer's hat comes with a high level of tension, says actor Aryan Rajesh, who has turned producer for his brother Allari Naresh's forthcoming Telugu comedy "Bandipotu".
Chennai, Jan 21 : Filmmaker Y.V.S. Chaudhary still hopes that his much delayed Telugu romantic-drama "Rey" will see the light of the day soon.
Chennai, Jan 21 : Actors Pawan Kalyan and Daggubati Venkatesh-starrer "Gopala Gopala", the Telugu remake of Hindi hit "OMG: Oh My God!" has struck gold at the box office by collecting a whopping Rs.48 crore worldwide in its first week.
Chennai, Jan 21 : The 2014 Tamil sleeper hit "Pissasu", a paranormal love story directed by Mysskin, has been dubbed in Telugu as "Pisachi" and is expected to released soon.
Chennai, Jan 20 : Actor Sundeep Kishan may not have scored a hit with his last release "Joru", but he's so confident about his forthcoming Telugu romantic-comedy "Beeruva" that he decided to pick up the distribution rights of the film in Guntur area.
Chennai, Jan 17 : If all goes as planned, director Vijay Kumar Konda, who is currently basking in the success of recent hit "Oka Laila Kosam", may collaborate with actor Allu Arjun in his next Telugu directorial.
Chennai, Jan 16 : Telugu actor Vishnu Manchu has announced a short film contest which he plans on making an annual affair to give young talent an opportunity to enter the industry.
Chennai, Jan 13 : Three years after her successful Telugu directorial debut "Lovely", director B. Jaya, who is ready with her next project, says one should not compromise on time when it comes to scripting as it's a creative process.
Hyderabad, Jan 12 : Popular Telugu filmmaker V.B Rajendra Prasad, who was undergoing treatment in a private hospital here for age-related ailments, breathed his last Monday, family sources said. He was 82.
By Haricharan Pudipeddi : Film - "Gopala Gopala"; Cast - Daggubati Venkatesh, Pawan Kalyan, Mithun Chakraborty, Shreya Saran, Posani Krishna Murali, Madhu Shalini; Director - Kishore Kumar Pardasani; Rating - **1/2
Hyderabad, Jan 9 : Actor Vishal Krishna Reddy, who is currently awaiting the release of Tamil actioner "Aambala", will start shooting for his next yet-untitled outing with filmmaker Suseenthiran here Jan 26.
Chennai, Jan 8 : After two back-to-back hits, actor Nikhil Siddhartha, who is experimenting with different scripts, hopes to score a hat-trick with his upcoming Telugu psychological thriller "Surya Vs Surya".
Chennai, Jan 8 : It's almost impossible for stars to have two releases in a year, but superstar Mahesh Babu, whose last outing "Aagadu" failed to hit the bull's eye, may have three, going by the number of films he has in his kitty.
Chennai, Jan 7 : Tamil actor Karthi, who will next be seen in a yet-untitled Telugu film alongside Akkineni Nagarjuna, is taking special efforts to strengthen his command over the language as he waits for the film to go on floors.
Chennai, Jan 7 : Upcoming Telugu romantic-drama "Krishnamma Kalipindi Iddarini" will soon be remade in Bollywood, says its director Chandru. Discussions are currently underway for the movie's casting.
By Haricharan Pudipeddi, Chennai, Jan 6 : Actress Taapsee Pannu considers herself "lucky" to have been unanimously accepted in southern filmdom as well as Bollywood in a short span of four years since her cinematic debut in Telugu film "Jhummandi Naadam".
Chennai, Jan 5 : Actor Nandamuri Balakrishna, who is currently wrapping up work on his 98th Telugu film "Lion", is said to have finalised the script for his next project, which has been penned by successful writers Kona Venkat and Gopi Mohan.
Chennai, Jan 5 : Well-known Telugu playwright and dialogue writer Ganesh Patro passed away Monday at a private hospital here, actor-politician Chiranjeevi said. He was 69.
Hyderabad, Jan 4 : Popular Telugu character artist and comedian Adusumilli Janardhan Vara Prasad aka Ahuti Prasad passed away Sunday at a private hospital here. He was 62.
Hyderabad, Jan 4 : After getting his ears pierced for his role in yet-untitled Telugu remake of Tamil hit "Arima Nambi", actor Vishnu Manchu has now got an arm length tattoo on the special request of director Deva Katta.
Chennai, Jan 4 : Actor Bellamkonda Srinivas, who is currently busy shooting for a project with director Boyapati Srinu, will play the lead in yet-untitled Telugu remake of Tamil super hit "Sundarapandian".
Chennai, Jan 3 : The New Year is going to be extremely busy for actress Shruti Haasan, who is gearing up for the release of six films - four in Bollywood and one each in Tamil and Telugu.
Chennai, Jan 1 : Telugu actor-politician Pawan Kalyan joined social networking site Twitter Thursday on the occasion of New Year.A
Chennai, Jan 1 : Actress Samantha Ruth Prabhu, who is currently vacationing in Goa, is likely to be paired with Ram Charan in his yet-untitled Telugu movie with filmmaker Srinu Vaitla.