Ram Charan Spotted Barefoot At Hyderabad Airport, Heads For Oscars
"RRR" superstar Ram Charan is headed to the US for Oscars 2023. On February 21, the actor was spotted at the Hyderabad airport and was captured barefoot, as he is following the footsteps of Lord Ayappa. Notably, SS Rajamouli directed "RRR" song "Natu-Natu" has been nominated for the best original song in the 95th Academy Awards, scheduled for March 12. After the Golden Globes win, India have high expectations.
Tags: RRR, Oscar 2023, Natu Natu, Ram Charan, Tollywood
Courtesy: The Economic Times
Veteran Telugu Director Sagar Passes Away At 70
Veteran Telugu film director Vidya Sagar Reddy, popularly known as Sagar, passed away in the wee hours of February 2, in Chennai. Reddy was suffering from a prolonged illness and died at the age of 70, confirmed family sources. Furthermore, his last rites are scheduled to be held on the evening of February 2. Meanwhile, upon hearing the news, several Tollywood stars extended condolences.
Tags: Veteran Telugu Director, Sagar Reddy, Tollywood, passed away, Indian Cinema
Veteran Tollywood Actor, Ex-Minister UV Krishnam Raju Passes Away
Veteran actor in the Tollywood film industry and former union minister Uppalapati Venkata Krishnam Raju has passed away at the age of 82, in Telangana’s Hyderabad, on September 11. He was admitted to a private hospital following a brief illness, and passed away in the early hours of the day. Reportedly, he is survived by his wife Shyamala Devi and three daughters- Praseedi, Prakeerthi and Pradeepthi.
Tags: UV Krishnam Raju, BJP, Tollywood, Telangana, Hyderabad
Courtesy: Hindustan Times
Liger Box Office Collection Below Rs 50 Crores Making It Disastrous Tollywood Movie
Vijay Deverakonda and Ananya Pandey starrer "Liger", released on August 25, has become one of the worst performed Tollywood movie in the box office. On its fourth day, August 29 "Liger" collected only Rs 5.5 crores, across the globe. Released in four different languages, helmed by Puri Jagannadh, the film couldn't even manage to cross Rs 50-crore mark, as it collected only Rs 43 crores, across globe.
Tags: Box-Office Collection, liger, Vijay Deverakonda, Ananya Pandey, Tollywood
Courtesy: India Today
Vijay Deverakonda, Ananya Pandey's Liger Day 1 Collection, Unexpected
South Indian superstar Vijay Deverakonda and Bollywood actress Ananya Pandey's "Liger" hit theatres on August 25. On the day-1 of the Telugu and Hindi film, it fizzled out at the box-office, with Rs 20 to 25 crores in the south market. This is the third recent release which didn't go well at Box Office. Movies like "Laal Singh Chadha", and "Dobaara" also were major flops due to the boycott trend.
Tags: liger, Vijay Deverakonda, Ananya Pandey, Bollywood, Tollywood
Courtesy: Zee News India
Akkineni Nagarjuna Wraps Up Shoot Of 'The Ghost', Makers Announces Release Date
Tollywood superstar Akkineni Nagarjuna and actress Sonal Chauhan wrap up the shoot of their upcoming film "The Ghost". The makers and movie cast shared BTS (behind the scene) clips of the wrap-up party, with the poster of the film and release date. Directed by Praveen Sattaru, "The Ghost" … read-more
Tags: Tollywood, The Ghost, Akkineni Nagarjuna, Entertainment, theatrical release
Telugu Film Producers Guild To Go On Strike Amid Revenue Issues
The Active Telugu Film Producers Guild announced to go on strike, and halt shoot of films, from August 1. The decision was taken by producers of the Telugu film industry, collectively. The strike will continue till the industry is able to resolve issues such as star fees and cinema ticket prices, which are impacting the Telugu film industry and producers, especially after the post-pandemic economic… read-more
Tags: Telugu Films, Associations, Post Pandemic Crisis, Tollywood, Producers Strike
Courtesy: The Indian Express
South Indian Actress Sai Pallavi Shares Release Date Of New Film 'Gargi'
South Indian actress Sai Pallavi's multilingual (Tamil, Telugu and Kannada) courtroom drama "Gargi" is set for theatrical release on July 15. Written & Directed by Gautham Ramachandran, the movie also have a star cast of Kaali Venkat. The actress confirmed the release date through a Twitter post, "#Gargi will be Yours from the 15th of July!" Furthermore, Ravichandran Ramachandran, Aishwarya Lekshmi, Thomas George and Gautham… read-more
Tags: Tollywood, Telugu, Multilanguage Movie, Sai Pallavi, Gargi
Courtesy: Press Trust of India
Famous South Indian Singer Sangeetha Sajith Passes Away
Famous south Indian singer Sangeetha Sajith passed away at the age of 46, on May 22, in Thiruvananthapuram. She was suffering from a kidney-related ailment and was undergoing treatment for the same and died at her sister's residence. Highlighting her career, Sajith was active in Malayalam, Tamil, Kannada, and Telugu movies, singing over 200 songs. 'Thannerai Kathalikkuma' in the Tamil movie 'Mr Romeo' by AR Rahman was a big… read-more
Tags: Tollywood, South Indian Singer, Sangeetha Sajith, passed away, Funeral
Mahesh Babu Gets Trolled For His Pan Masala Endorsement
Netizens criticized Tollywood super star Mahesh Babu for endorsing a tobacco (pan masala) brand with Tiger Shroff. The flak from internet users came after Babu recently said, "Bollywood can't afford me". Notably, during promotions of his upcoming movie "Major" the actor was asked about his Bollywood debut, to which he said, he's not interested and Bollywood can't afford him. While many users mostly Mahesh's fan supported him… read-more
Tags: Mahesh babu, Tollywood, Bollywood, Pan Masala, Internet Users