Chennai, April 29 : Actor Sai Dharam Tej, who has grooved to remix songs from his uncle Chiranjeevi's filmography in his films, says he never encourages the idea. However, he says most of the times he's convinced by his films' director and producer.
Chennai, April 29 : Allu Arjun-starrer Telugu actioner "Sarrainodu", which opened to mixed reviews, has grossed a whopping Rs.72 crore in its first week worldwide.
Chennai, April 29 : Filmmaker Puri Jagannadh, who is teaming up with superstar Mahesh Babu for the third time in upcoming Telugu actioner "Jana Gana Mana", says the actor will feature in a character that's more ruthless and powerful than his last two outings.
Chennai, April 29 : Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan on Friday revealed that his upcoming trilingual project is titled "Sabaash Naidu" in Tamil and Telugu, while the Hindi version is titled "Sabaash Kundu".
Chennai, April 28 : The Tamil and Telugu versions of Suriya-starrer action thriller "24" will release in a record number of 267 screens in the US on May 5.
Chennai, April 28 : The makers of Ram Charan-starrer yet-untitled Telugu remake of Tamil blockbuster "Thani Oruvan", which is being directed by Surender Reddy, will commence the next schedule in Kashmir next month.
Chennai, April 28 : Actress Isha Talwar fulfilled her long time desire to ride a bike in the forthcoming Telugu actioner "Raja Cheyyi Vesthe", starring Nara Rohit in the lead.
Mumbai, Apr 27 : After completing some high octane, never-before-seen underwater action sequences for his tri-lingual film Ghazi, the hunky actor Rana Daggubati has started training heavily for Baahubali 2.
Hyderabad, April 26 : Megastar Chiranjeevi's highly anticipated 150th film, yet-untitled Telugu remake of Tamil blockbuster "Kaththi", will be officially launched here on Friday.
Chennai, April 25 : Actor Taraka Ratna will be seen as a villain in the forthcoming Telugu actioner "Raja Cheyyi Vesthe". He says he has decided to give importance to good scripts over roles.
Chennai, April 24 : Allu Arjun-starrer Telugu actioner "Sarrainodu" which, despite opening to mixed reviews, managed to collect a whopping Rs.22 crore on its first day worldwide, making it the best ever opening for the actor's film.
Film: "Sarrainodu"; Director: Boyapati Sreenu; Cast: Allu Arjun, Rakul Preet Singh, Catherine Tresa, Aadi Pinisetty, Brahmanandam, Suman, Jayaprakash, Pradeep Rawat and Vidyullekha Raman; Rating: ***
Chennai, April 21 : Actor-filmmaker S.J. Suryah has been reportedly roped in to play the antagonist in superstar Mahesh Babu's next Tamil-Telugu bilingual project, which is slated to go on the floors from June-July.
Chennai, April 19 : Actress Catherine Tresa, known for her work in films like "Madras" and "Rudhramadevi", says she felt a lot of positive vibes while working on forthcoming Telugu actioner "Sarrainodu".
New Delhi, April 18 : Actor Ram Charan, who is currently shooting a yet to be titled Telugu remake of Tamil blockbuster "Thani Oruvan", shared that in terms of movie scripts, Bollywood should learn from the scripts coming from South Indian cinema.
Chennai, April 18 : Director T.N. Santhosh, who will be teaming up with Ravi Teja for the Telugu remake of his latest Tamil hit "Kanithan", says the actor's image among the masses will be apt for the project, which is slated to go on the floors in a couple of months.
Chennai, April 17 : The makers of upcoming Telugu period-drama "Gauthamiputra Satakarni", which happens to be actor Nandamuri Balakrishna's 100th film, are yet to finalise a leading lady.
Chennai, April 17 : The satellite rights of Telugu actioner "Sarrainodu", which releases in cinemas on April 22, have been acquired for a whopping Rs.16 crore, along with its dubbed Hindi and Malayalam versions.
Chennai, April 15 : Actress Nandita Swetha, who had starred in noteworthy Tamil films such as "Attakathi" and "Mundasupatti", will be making her Telugu debut with actor Nikhil Siddhartha's yet-untitled upcoming project.
Mumbai, April 14 : After the pan-India success of "Baahubali: The Beginning", actors from Telugu cinema are being welcomed in Bollywood. Actor Ravi Tejaa says that he would also like to do a Hindi film like "Ki and Ka".
Chennai, April 10 : Actor Sunil, who plays a cameo in forthcoming Telugu romantic-comedy "Eedo Rakam Aado Rakam", has brought forth his comic side once again since he started playing lead roles.
Chennai, April 10 : Actor Pawan Kalyan has confirmed that he has been approached to star in the Telugu remake of Tamil blockbuster "Vedalam". He said that he has considered the project and it's on the cards.
Chennai, April 10 : Pawan Kalyan-starrer Telugu actioner "Sardaar Gabbar Singh" raked in over Rs.30 crore on release day worldwide. However, the numbers have dropped on the second day across most locations, according to a trade expert.
Chennai, April 9 : Director Santosh Srinivas and actor Ram have joined hands for a yet-untitled Telugu project five years since they collaborated for the first time in blockbuster "Kandireega". The project is slated to go on the floors in May.
Chennai, April 9 : Former Indian captain Mohammed Azharuddin's son Abbas is all set to make his cinematic debut with upcoming Telugu entertainer "Iddariki Kottegaa", which is likely to be launched very soon.
Film: "Sardaar Gabbar Singh"; Language: Telugu; Director: K.S. Ravindra; Cast: Pawan Kalyan, Kajal Aggarwal, Brahmanandam, Sharad Kelkar, Kabir Duhan Singh, Mukesh Rishi, Rao Ramesh, Urvashi and Brahmaji; Rating: **
Chennai, April 7 : Actor Pawan Kalyan, who has donned the hat of a writer for the second time in his career with Friday's Telugu release "Sardaar Gabbar Singh", says he finds the process of writing exciting and he misses it more than acting.
Mumbai, April 3 : With "Baahubali: The Beginning" continuing its success story by winning a National Film Award, actor Prabhas has been urged to pay a visit by some theatre owners who are still running the movie.
Chennai, April 3 : Superstar Vijay-starrer Tamil actioner "Theri" and its Telugu dubbed version "Policeodu" have been given a 'U' certificate by Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) -- and without any cuts.
Chennai, April 3 : The makers of upcoming Telugu romantic comedy "Eedo Rakam Aado Rakam" are thrilled with the response to the single track "Ko Ko Kodi" that they released last week.
Chennai, April 2 : The makers of Pawan Kalyan-starrer Telugu actioner "Sardaar Gabbar Singh", which is slated for release in theatres on April 8, have used over 100 fighters for a crucial action block around the interval time.
Chennai, April 2 : Actor-writer Adivi Sesh, who is basking in the success of latest Telugu suspense drama "Kshanam", has signed a two-film deal with popular production house Abhishek Pictures.
Chennai, April 2 : Actor Akkineni Nagarjuna said on Saturday that his wife Amala's phone hasn't stopped ringing since the release of his Tamil-Telugu bilingual "Thozhaa, an adaptation of French drama "The Intouchables".
Chennai, March 30 : Actor Akkineni Nagarjuna and Karthi starrer Tamil-Telugu bilingual "Thozha", an adaptation of French drama "The Intouchables", has raked in a total of over Rs.20 crore in the first four days since its release in theatres.
Chennai, March 30 : The Telugu version of superstar Vijay-starrer Tamil actioner "Theri", which is slated for release in theatres on April 14, has been titled "Policeodu".
Chennai, March 30 : Actor Sharad Kelkar, who makes his Telugu film debut with forthcoming actioner "Sardaar Gabbar Singh", said the film's lead actor Pawan Kalyan finalised him even before he auditioned for the role.
Chennai, March 29 : Actress Mia George, who has so far worked in Malayalam and Tamil films, has finally landed an opportunity to work in Telugu filmdom. She will feature in an upcoming yet-untitled project with actor Sunil in the lead.
Chennai, March 28 : Actor Prabhas is overwhelmed with the National Film Award honours for S.S. Rajamouli's magnum opus "Baahubali: The Beginning".
Chennai, March 28 : "Baahubali" producer Shobu Yarlagadda said it is a huge achievement that the movie is the first Telugu film to bag the Best Feature Film at the 63rd National Film Awards.
Chennai, March 28 : Popular film producer Dil Raju, who has acquired the theatrical rights of the Telugu dubbed version of Tamil movie "Theri", is confident that the film will perform well when it releases on April 14.
Chennai, March 28 : Filmmaker Krish Jagarlamudi, who is delighted with the National Film Award honour for his Telugu period war drama "Kanche", feels the movie truly deserved it, but he didn't expect the accolade.
Chennai, March 26 : The makers of Pawan Kalyan-starrer Telugu actioner "Sardaar Gabbar Singh" are currently shooting a duet in the exotic locales of Switzerland.
Chennai, March 24 : Akshara Gowda plays an actress in Sundeep Kishan-starrer Tamil-Telugu sci-fi thriller "Mayavan", which is being directed by C.V. Kumar.
Chennai, March 24 : Megastar Chiranjeevi, who underwent a surgery on his right shoulder last month, is expected to be operated on his left shoulder next month, a source close to the star said.
Chennai, March 23 : Actor-filmmaker S.J. Suryah is under consideration for the antagonist's role in superstar Mahesh Babu's upcoming, yet-untitled Telugu project, which will be helmed by A.R. Murugadoss.
Chennai, March 22 : Actress Nabha Natesh, who made a smashing debut last year in Kannada film "Vajrakaya" opposite superstar Shivrajkumar, is all set to make her Telugu debut in actor-filmmaker Ravi Babu's next, yet-untitled directorial.
Hyderabad, March 21 : Telugu director Pavan Sadineni was blessed with a baby girl here on Monday.
Chennai, March 20 : Actor Karthi believes one of the reasons forthcoming Tamil-Telugu bilingual "Thozha" has come out really well is the bond he shared with co-star Akkineni Nagarjuna and the film's director Vamshi Paidipally.
Chennai, March 19 : Director Sriram Adittya, fresh out of the success of his Telugu directorial debut "Bhale Manchi Roju", will team up next with actor Nani. However, everything with regard to this project is still at a nascent stage.
Chennai, March 19 : Director Vikram Adittya, fresh out of the success of his Telugu directorial debut "Bhale Manchi Roju", will team up next with actor Nani. However, everything with regard to this project is still at a nascent stage.
Chennai, March 18 : Director Vamshi P describes the experience of making forthcoming Tamil-Telugu bilingual "Thozha", starring Akkineni Nagarjuna and Karthi in the lead, as a blessing for his career.
Chennai, March 18 : Actor-producer Vishal Krishna, who is currently working on Tamil thriller "Thupparivaalan", will star in the yet-untitled Tamil remake of Telugu hit "Temper", which will go on the floors later this year.
Chennai, March 17 : Actress Sonam Bajwa has been roped in to shake a leg for the title track of Venkatesh-starrer Telugu entertainer "Babu Bangaram".
Chennai, March 17 : Director Ani Kanneganti says National Award-winning actor Bobby Simhaa brought a new level of energy when he joined the sets of forthcoming Telugu action thriller "Run", a remake of Tamil sleeper-hit "Neram".
Chennai, March 17 : Actress Anupama Parameswaran has been roped in as the leading lady in writer-turned-director Satish Vegesna's upcoming Telugu film "Shatamanam Bhavati", which features Raj Tarun in the lead.
Hyderabad, Mar 16 : A Telugu television anchor committed suicide by hanging herself at a paying guest hostel in Sindhi Colony in Secunderabad on Wednesday, reports said.
Chennai, March 16 : Actor Jagapathi Babu, who has a bunch of big ticket southern projects including "Vijay 60" in his kitty, has taken out time to work in a yet-untitled low budget Telugu horror comedy.
Chennai, March 15 : Director Vi Anand has refuted rumours that actress Taapsee Pannu has been roped in as the third heroine in his yet-untitled Telugu romantic drama, which features actor Nikhil Siddhartha as the male lead.
Chennai, March 15 : Filmmaker Srinu Vaitla, who is busy putting together the ensemble cast for his next yet-untitled Telugu project, has roped in Mickey J Meyer to take care of the music department in the film.
Chennai, March 14 : Composer Anup Rubens is said to have joined the team of the sequel to Pawan Kalyan-starrer 2001 Telugu romantic-drama "Kushi", which will be directed by S.J. Suryah.