• Rakul starts learning new languages from Day 1
    Published Date : 15-Mar-2018 3:52:18 IST

    Rakul Preet Singh first began her career in Kannada and then graduated to Telugu. Today, she is working in both Tamil and Hindi films. She claims she essentially belongs to South India and needs just one day to become one with the people in a new environment. She says she begins to learn the language from Day 1. She says since her father was from the defense background, going to new places and adjusting there has become normal for her.

  • Yadavas oppose Rangamma song
    Published Date : 15-Mar-2018 2:50:56 IST

    The Yadava community is up in arms against Ramcharan-starrer Rangasthalam. Yadava Hakkula Porata Samiti president Ramulu Yadav said they would obstruct the screening of the film if the song that demeans them is not removed. There is one song in the film where there is a mention of the word ‘Gollabhama’ (yadava woman). The Yadavas want the song to be removed.

  • Bobby to make a film with Naga Chaitanya
    Published Date : 15-Mar-2018 1:49:50 IST

    Director Bobby made Sardar Gabbar Singh with Pawan and it ended up as a disaster. Later, he made Jai Lava Kusa and bounced back. His next film is now with Akkineni Naga Chaitanya. As of now, the story discussions are on. Naga Chaitanya already has Savyasaachi and Sailaja Reddy Alludu and another film with director Siva Nirvana. The story is going to be an out and out mass film. Bobby’s film will take some more time to get onto the sets.

  • When will Rangasthalam trailer get released?
    Published Date : 15-Mar-2018 12:47:34 IST

    Ram Charan’s Rangasthalam is set for release on March 30. The pre-release event of the film would be organized in Vizag on March 18. We now are hearing that the trailer of the film would also be released at the same event. Sources also say that the unit is planning another function in Hyderabad before March 30. The film’s songs and teaser have already become huge hits. The film has Samantha playing the female lead.

  • Shahid’s wife gets ignored at an award show?
    Published Date : 15-Mar-2018 11:23:11 IST

    Mira Rajput who recently appeared at an award function recently without Shahid Kapoor, was ignored. Yes, you heard it right. A leading daily quoted a source saying, “Mira was quietly sitting on one table. She had gone to collect the award on behalf of her hubby. Shahid couldn’t be there since he’s stationed in Tehri for his next film. Nobody even walked up to her and exchanged the customary hellos, except a few. The funny thing is some of them were those who had attended Shahid’s birthday party last year.”

  • Kajal is making hay while sun shines
    Published Date : 15-Mar-2018 10:30:53 IST

    Heroine Kajal Aggarwal’s career showed a surprising and sudden upswing. Khaidi No 150 and Nene Raju Nene Mantri have shown that she retains all her fire power. Realising that she is in great demand, Kajal has upped her remuneration from Rs 1.25 crore to Rs 1.50 crore to Rs 1.75 crore. She is refusing to negotiate the remuneration. Recently, a young hero approached her for the lead role and Kajal demanded Rs 2 crore. She was uncompromising about moolah. Kajal perhaps believes in making hay while the sun shines.

  • Bhagya Shri to play Rajasekhar’s daughter’s mother
    Published Date : 15-Mar-2018 9:14:47 IST

    Hindi hit ‘2 states’ is being remade into Telugu with Adivi Sesh as the hero and Rajasekhar-Jeevitha’s daughter Shivani as the heroine. The latest buzz is that Main Ne Pyar Kiya heroine Bhagya Shri is going to play Shivani’s mother in the film. She has done a couple of Telugu films in the past and is now making a re-entry with this role. The regular shooting of the film would begin from April 5 at Hyderabad. Bhagya Shri will take part in the shooting from April 9 to April 13.

  • Jr NTR sheds 12 kilos
    Published Date : 15-Mar-2018 12:37:33 IST

    The actor has built a gym at his house and is on a massive weight-loss regimen for his upcoming films. Jr NTR is on a strict diet from the last few weeks as he wants to become thin for his upcoming two films directed by Trivikram and Rajamouli respectively. He has reportedly created a gym at his house to do his exercises. “The actor has lost nearly 12 kilos till now and wants to reduce five more kilos. He is going to reach his target before his next film with Trivikram begins,” says a source close to the actor.

  • Nithiin’s film’s overseas rights sold for a huge amount
    Published Date : 14-Mar-2018 10:02:44 IST

    Young hero Nithiin is quite busy with wrapping up his latest yet project ‘Chal Mohan Ranga.’ The post-production and dubbing works are going on at a brisk pace and the film is set for April 5 release. The film is being jointly produced by Pawan Kalyan and Nithiin’s father Sudhakar Reddy. The good news for Nithiin is that the overseas rights of the film were sold for a very high price. The rights were bagged by Telugu Film Nagar team.

  • Nikhil wants to name his daughter ‘Maya’
    Published Date : 14-Mar-2018 8:30:54 IST

    Nikhil says though his parents are eager to get him married off, he wants to work for some more time as he is doing some really good projects. But, he also adds that something, whose time comes, can never be stopped. He says he too wants to marry and have children. He says he has already decided on the name he is going to give to his baby. He says he would name her ‘Maya.’ His Kirrak Party is now ready for release.

  • Nag’s vintage pic goes viral
    Published Date : 14-Mar-2018 7:02:40 IST

    Nagarjuna seems to like to have a blast from the past. He has recently posted a pic of his father Akkineni Nageswara Rao driving an open top car along with legendary NTR. The road shown in the pic is the now busy Jubilee Hills road and the wall here belongs to the KBR park. On the other side is Annapurna Studios. Nag’s pic not just shows two legends together, but also is showing how Hyderabad used to look like in those days.

  • Rajamouli’s next will definitely have CG works
    Published Date : 14-Mar-2018 6:05:23 IST

    There is lot of curiosity about SS Rajamouli’s multi-starrer with Ram Charan and NTR. The film has created quite a buzz in the Tollywood. Rajamouli is on record saying that this film will not have the heavy duty CG works that Baahubali or Eega had. But, insiders say that there will still be lot of graphics in this movie which is based on a social subject. We need to wait for Rajamouli himself to clarify on the issue.

  • Cinematographer turns into a director
    Published Date : 14-Mar-2018 5:05:15 IST

    Cinematographer Guhan, who had worked for hit films like Arya, Athadu, Jalsa and Aagadu, is soon taking to direction. He is making a big budget film with Nandamuri Kalyan Ram as the hero. The pre-production works of the film are going on at a brisk pace. As of now, Kalyan Ram is busy with the promotion of his film MLA, which is releasing on March 30. His next film ‘Naa Nuvve’ will release in May. This project would take off only after these two films.

  • Anushka wears Virat’s t-shirt
    Published Date : 14-Mar-2018 4:10:28 IST

    Anuskha was snapped at the airport wearing the t-shirt with caption ‘State of Mind’ printed on it, pairing it with ripped jeans and black boots. Soon after the pic of the actress wearing the T-shirt surfaced online, fans were quick to point out that it’s the same T-shirt that Kohli had worn a few months ago. The cricketer has been spotted wearing the t-shirt quite a few times and it seems Anushka loves to wear her husband’s tees. While a certain section of fans was pleased seeing the love between the two, there were those as well who couldn’t help but crack jokes on the subject.

  • Will it Nag and Nani be Guru and Sishya
    Published Date : 14-Mar-2018 4:05:47 IST

    There are a lot of speculations about Nagarjuna and Nani’s relationship in the multi-starrer that they are doing. Initially, there was a rumour that they would play father and son. This, however, is unimaginable because Nag looks dapper even at this age and can give young heroes a run for their money. Will they be brothers? Unlikely say sources? Given Nag’s stunningly handsome looks in the film, it is possible that they are Guru and Sishya in the film. Let’s wait and see if our guess comes out to be true.