• 20 minute scene – 30 days shoot
    Published Date : 11-Dec-2017 6:06:28 IST

    Seen this stunning pic? This is where Prabhas’s Saaho would shoot its shocking stunt sequences that would be choreographed by Hollywood’s Kenny Bates. Burj Khalifa, Ras Al Khaimah world trade centre and Etihad Tower, which till now saw only romantic song sequences, will see edge-of-the-seat action thrills and chasing. This 20-minute- action episode will take a month to shoot. The shoot will begin in January.

  • Will this heroine click in Tollywood?
    Published Date : 11-Dec-2017 5:03:29 IST

    After Ekkadiki Pothavu Chinnavada success, heroine Nandita Swetha moved to Kollywood. But, he couldn’t click there. Now, she is back to Tollywood to try her luck all over again. The right move would have been to capitalize on Ekkadiki Pothavu Chinnavada success and do Telugu films. But, Kollywood bug bit her. Will she click in Telugu now that the people have forgotten her film long time ago? Nandita, on her part, is pretty confident.

  • There’s nothing a woman can’t achieve: Taapsee
    Published Date : 11-Dec-2017 3:33:47 IST

    Actress Taapsee, who has made her mark with films like “Pink”, “Naam Shabana” and “Judwaa 2”, says women can achieve anything with determination and strength. “I’ve always followed the belief that there is nothing that a woman can’t achieve if she is determined and builds the strength to do so,” Taapsee said in a statement. On the film front, the actress will be seen in Anubhav Sinha’s “Mulk”, a social thriller based on real-life struggles of common people.

  •  This comedian will do a serious role
    Published Date : 11-Dec-2017 3:02:02 IST

    Vennela Kishore can make everyone laugh like mad. He has till now played comic roles in films. But, now for the first ever time, he is doing a serious role of a cop for Prabhas’ Saaho. His role would be key to the film and will leave the audience very impressed. The film has Baahubali Prabhas playing the lead in the film. Bollywood beauty Shraddha Kapoor is the female lead. The film also has Neil Nitin Mukesh playing the baddie.

  • Will Sai Pallavi score a hattrick with Dil Raju
    Published Date : 11-Dec-2017 1:58:31 IST

    Sai Pallavi stole our hearts with Fidaa. Now she will wow us with Dil Raju-Nani’s Middle Class Abbayi. The film is all set for December 21 release. Her next project is a multi-starrer being directed by Harish Shankar. The film also has Nithiin and Sharwanand. If she okays this, it will be her third film with Dil Raju.

  •  Nag puts Vikram in a spot
    Published Date : 11-Dec-2017 12:58:12 IST

    Nagarjuna has put director Vikram in a fix. Nag and Vikram had serious differences during the shoot of Akhil’s Hello. But, Nag needs Vikram. So, during the audio release, he said he liked Hello’s taking so much that he had asked Vikram to direct Naga Chaitanya’s next and Vikram too gave his assent. Then he turned to Vikram and asked him to confirm it. Poor Vikram had to say Yes as it was a public function. Nag sure knows how to have his way.

  • Cinematographer opts out of Mahesh film?
    Published Date : 11-Dec-2017 11:57:47 IST

    A small setback for Mahesh-Koratala Siva’s Bharat Anu Nenu! The grapevine has it that Cinematographer Ravi Varman has opted out of the project. The reason? Creative differences with Koratala. This has happened even during Janatha Garage. Cinematographer R. Madhi didn’t gel well with Koratala and opted out. Koratala had to get Thiru. This time around, Thiru has again been brought to help cinematography! Everything is fine now. The hapless producer has had to pay twice – once for Ravi K Varman and the other for Thiru.

  • Have Kohli And Anushka Already Tied The Knot?
    Published Date : 11-Dec-2017 11:41:11 IST

    The rumours about Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli getting married reached a crescendo over the weekend, when the two were spotted allegedly jetting off to Italy from Mumbai and Delhi respectively. Since then, contradictory reports about the shaadi have emerged.However, others claimed that the band, baaja, baaraat is scheduled for December 15 and no sooner. Amidst all the buzz, the couple has maintained a stoic silence, with the actor’s spokesperson continuing to deny the reports.

  • Telugu producers council decision to hero Suriya
    Published Date : 11-Dec-2017 10:04:06 IST

    It might not be easy for Suriya’s latest film ”Gang” to release in Telugu. The Telugu film producers are strongly opposed to dubbing films releasing during Sankranthi season. They feel that the dubbing films are taking a considerable chunk of revenue that would otherwise have gone into the account of local films. If this decision is implemented, the first dubbing film to be affected is Suriya’s Gang.

  •  NO differences with Nag, says Sumanth
    Published Date : 11-Dec-2017 9:02:38 IST

    Sumanth scoffed at the rumours that he has fallen out with his uncle Nagarjuna Akkineni. Speaking during the promotional video interview of Malli Rava, he said he regularly speaks to Nag and meets him often. He said he is quite pally with Akhil, Chaitu, Rana and all others from the family. He said he is not aware of such rumours. Sumanth said that he is game even to play villain’s role if the role is good. On Manam not getting Nandi award, he said such things are common and would not comment on it.

  • Metro Rail, more of a tourist spot
    Published Date : 11-Dec-2017 6:30:58 IST

    Even two weeks after its launch, the Hyderabad Metro continues to attract a huge number of passengers from various parts of the city, as coaches have turned into tourist spots. While the Metro is primarily meant for people to travel from one destination to the other, some commuters have turned it into a joyride. Amidst the crowded coaches, one may come across several people who are simply travelling for the experience and not using the Metro as a transport mode.

  • German village with 15 people sold for ₹1 crore
    Published Date : 10-Dec-2017 10:39:37 IST

    A village in Germany was sold for over ₹1 crore in an auction in Berlin. The village of Alwine, which houses only 15 people, was a part of East Germany until Germany’s re-unification in 1990. “The winner wants to do something good with this purchase for the welfare of the people who live there,” the auction house said.

  • Trump watches TV for over 4 hours daily: Reports
    Published Date : 10-Dec-2017 10:36:30 IST

    US President Donald Trump watches television for at least four hours a day and sometimes even eight hours, according to reports. Trump wakes up at 5:30 am every day and watches news channels like CNN, Fox, and MSNBC, reports added. They further claimed that Trump fires off tweets if something, or someone, he sees sets him off.

  • People have issue with ‘S Durga’ but not with Durga Bar
    Published Date : 10-Dec-2017 10:34:46 IST

    Actor Prakash Raj has said that people have issues with a film being titled ‘S Durga’ but no problem with stores named Durga Wine and Bar. Earlier, the Censor Board ordered for the film’s title to be changed from ‘Sexy Durga’. Raj added, “I raise my voice not because I belong to any political party…(but) as an artist…I feel responsible.”

  • India without Kohli like account without Aadhar, tweets user
    Published Date : 10-Dec-2017 5:19:38 IST

    Reacting to India’s collapse against Sri Lanka on Sunday, a user tweeted, “Indian batting line-up without Virat Kohli is like a bank account without a linked Aadhar Card”. Other users reacted with tweets like, “Now, Indian team misses Kohli more than what Anushka has missed him over the years” and “In Dharamshala, the mountains stand up and applaud Dhoni.”