Telugu

  • Kamal Haasan Watches ‘Pushpa: The Rise’ With Devi Sri Prasad
    Kamal Haasan recently watched Allu Arjun’s Pushpa: The Rise along with the film’s composer, Devi Sri Prasad. Ulaganayagan appreciated the cast and crew of Pushpa. Allu Arjun, who played the titular role, was overwhelmed to know that a legend had watched their film. He took to Devi Sri Prasad’s comments section to thank Kamal Haasan for watching the film. In 2021, Allu Arjun’s Pushpa: The Rise took the box office by storm and grossed over Rs 300 crore in four weeks. The film received an overwhelming response from the critics and audience alike. Pushpa: The Rise was released in theatres across the globe in five languages. On January 16, music director Devi Sri Prasad met Kamal Haasan and suggested he watch Pushpa: The Rise. The duo watched the film and showered praise on the cast and crew. The composer shared photos from their meeting and wrote, “Dearest ULAGANAYAGAN @ikamalhaasan sir. Thanku so much 4 taking out time & watching our #PushpaTheRiseOnPrime. U r d sweetest Sir. ThankU 4 all d lovely words about d work of all of Us (sic).” Replying to Devi Sri Prasad’s post, Allu Arjun wrote, “Thank you for watching #Pushpa @ikamalhaasan garu. Humbled (sic).” Directed by Sukumar, Pushpa: The Rise follows the story of Pushpa Raj, a red sandalwood smuggler. From being a coolie to becoming the head of the syndicate, his rise saw many ups and downs. The second part will see […]
  • Allu Arjun Reaches 15 Million Followers On Instagram
    Pushpa star Allu Arjun is one of the most popular actors on Instagram. On January 14, the actor clocked in 15 million followers on the photo-sharing app, which is a great milestone for an actor from the South. He shared a special photo to celebrate the occasion and thanked his followers for their support. Allu Arjun is enjoying all the attention coming his way for his performance in his recently released film, Pushpa: The Rise. Allu Arjun is a happy man as his film, Pushpa: The Rise had a stupendous theatrical run for four weeks. The film, which was released on OTT platforms in five languages, continues to impress the audience. It is safe to safe that Pushpa has catapulted him to fame once again. On this happy occasion, Allu Arjun has another news to celebrate. He clocked in 15 million followers on Instagram, which is a new milestone. Sharing a photo, Allu Arjun wrote, “15 M . Thank you soo much for all the love you all shower. Humbled. Gratitude Forever. And Happy Sankranthi (sic).” View this post on Instagram A post shared by Allu Arjun (@alluarjunonline) After Pushpa: The Rise, Allu Arjun will be seen next in its sequel, which has been titled Pushpa: The Rule. The film’s shoot will commence in February and the film will release in December 2022. After Pushpa, Allu Arjun has a slew of films with different directors. He […]
  • Naga Chaitanya Breaks His Silence On Parting Ways With Samantha
    Naga Chaitanya broke his silence on parting ways with Samantha for the first time. While promoting his upcoming film Bangarraju, Chaitanya revealed that divorce was the best solution for them at that point. On October 2, the couple took to social media to announce that they had separated. Last year, they ended their four-year marriage over irreconcilable differences. After keeping the fans guessing for a few months, Samantha and Naga Chaitanya announced their separation in October 2021. In their similarly-worded posts, they revealed that they will cherish the decade-long friendship. The couple refrained from sharing the reason behind their divorce. While Samantha had been vocal about how she is dealing with the divorce, Naga Chaitanya had maintained a dignified silence. For the past few days, Chaitanya has been busy promoting his upcoming film, Bangarraju, in which he shares screen space with his father, Nagarjuna. During the promotions, Naga Chaitanya was asked about the separation. He said, “It’s okay. It was a decision made for the good of both of us individually. If she (Samantha) is happy, I am happy. That was the best decision in that situation.” Samantha and Naga Chaitanya filed for divorce by mutual consent. The legal proceedings are currently underway. Reportedly, Naga Chaitanya offered Rs 200 crore alimony to Samantha. The actress refused to accept it and also revealed that she doesn’t want a penny from him. Nagarjuna reacted to Naga Chaitanya and […]
  • Have ‘RRR’ Makers Paid Whopping Amount To Alia Bhatt?
    Bollywood actress Alia Bhatt is undoubtedly one of the most happening actresses right now in Indian cinema with several big films featuring the actress lined up to hit the theatres soon. The ‘Raazi’ actress is now making her South Indian film debut with SS.Rajamouli’s upcoming film ‘RRR’. As per the Tollywood film circle updates, the actress got a huge sum for starring in Rajamouli’s ‘RRR’. Yes, you heard it right! If reports are to be believed, the makers have paid her the whopping amount of Rs 9 crores for just a 10-minute cameo that she played in the film ‘RRR’. She will be seen as Sita – the love interest of Alluri Sitaramaraju played by Ram Charan in the film. She has reportedly shot for just 12-14 days for the film. Besides ‘RRR’, the actress has Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s ‘Gangubai Kathiawadi’ ready to hit the theatres and is busy filming for Ayan Mukerji’s ‘Brahmāstra’. She has reportedly completed the shoot of ‘Darlings’ for which she is also acting as a producer. Post the above films, Alia will be next seen in ‘Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani’ starring Ranveer Singh, Dharmendra, Jaya Bachchan and other stalwarts in the film that is slated for 2023.
  • ‘Pushpa: The Rise’ Hindi Version To Premiere On Amazon Prime On Jan 14
    The Hindi dubbed version of Allu Arjun’s blockbuster Pushpa: The Rise will premiere on Amazon Prime Video on January 14, the streamer announced on Monday. The announcement comes at a time when the Hindi version of the Telugu action thriller is still clocking in impressive numbers at the box office, having minted Rs 80.48 crore since its theatrical release on December 17. “The fire is going to burn brighter! Watch #PushpaOnPrime in Hindi, Jan 14,” the official account of Prime Video tweeted. The film’s Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam and Kannada versions premiered on the streamer on January 7. Written and directed by Sukumar, “Pushpa: The Rise” also features Rashmika Mandanna and Malayalam cinema star Fahadh Faasil in his Telugu debut. The film’s sequel, “Pushpa: The Rule” is scheduled to begin production this year.
  • ‘Baahubali’s’ Katappa hospitalised after testing positive
    Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India](ANI): Veteran actor Sathyaraj, who is widely known across the nation for portraying Katappa in the ‘Baahubali’ film franchise has reportedly been admitted to a private hospital after testing positive for COVID-19. Reports suggest that he exhibited serious symptoms and is currently undergoing treatment in Chennai. The 67-year-old actor was in-home quarantine after testing positive for the virus.Fans of Sathyaraj have been sharing well wishes on social media platforms praying for the actor to bounce back to good health and make a complete recovery from COVID-19. Not just him, recently, several celebs had also tested positive for the novel coronavirus. Earlier, Vishal Dadlani, Kubbra Sait, Madhur Bhandarkar, Mithila Palkar, Mahesh Babu, Swara Bhasker, among others had contracted COVID-19. (Image – instagram)
  • Rajendra Prasad Tests Positive For Omicron
    Veteran Telugu actor Rajendra Prasad has tested positive for Covid new variant #Omicron and has been reportedly admitted to a private hospital in Hyderabad. The actor who was reportedly shooting for Anil Ravipudi’s ‘F3’ experienced uneasiness and therefore was immediately rushed to the hospital. He went through all the routine checkups and was found that he has been contracted with the Covid-19. The ‘Senapathi’ actor is reportedly undergoing treatment in AIG Hospitals. There were several film celebs that are falling prey to the covid new variant lately, we have seen Lakshmi Manchu, Mahesh Babu, Shilpa Shirodkar, Esha Gupta, and several infected with the covid virus. Tamil actor who is currently shooting for upcoming Ravi Teja film ‘Ravanasura’ was also tested positive recently. With Rajendra Prasad testing positive the film shoot of ‘F3 has been stalled, which is a sequel to the 2019 superhit film ‘F2: Fun and Frustration’ that stars Venkatesh, Varun Tej, Tamannaah and Mehreen Pirzada who are reprising their roles in the ‘F3’ too! The film was scheduled to release theatrically on 25th Feb 2022 but got postponed to avoid a clash with ‘Bheemla Nayak’ now it is scheduled to be released on 29th April 2022.
  • Mahesh Babu’s Emotional Tribute For His Late Brother Ramesh Babu
    Actor-producer Ramesh Babu, son of veteran Telugu star Krishna and elder brother of superstar Mahesh Babu, is no more. He passed away on Saturday at the age of 56. Mahesh Babu took to his Instagram handle and shared an emotional tribute for his late brother. He wrote, “You have been my inspiration. You have been my strength. You have been my courage. You have been my everything. If not for you, I would not have been half the man I am today. Thank you for everything you’ve done for me.” Further, he expressed his immense love for his “Annaya”. “Now just rest…rest…In this life and if at all I have another, you’ll always be my ‘Annaya’. Love you forever and ever and ever,” he added. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Mahesh Babu (@urstrulymahesh) Earlier, the official Twitter handle of G Mahesh Babu Entertainment issued a statement to confirm the news on social media. The statement read, “It is with deep sorrow that we announce the passing of our beloved Ghattamaneni Ramesh Babu garu. He will continue to live in our hearts forever.” Further, they requested their well-wishers to avoid gathering due to COVID-19 protocols. “In light of the current circumstances, we request all our well-wishers to adhere to the COVID-19 norms and avoid gathering at the cremation venue,” the statement added. Megastar Chiranjeevi took to his Twitter handle to extend […]
  • Mahesh Babu’s Elder Brother Ramesh Babu Dies At 56
    Mahesh Babu’s elder brother and actor-producer Ramesh Babu died on January 8 due to prolonged illness. He was 56 years old. The Ghattamaneni family informed the tragic news with a statement. The final rites of Ramesh Babu will take place today, January 9. It is to be seen if Covid positive Mahesh Babu will take part in the rituals. The Maharshi actor is isolated at home. Ramesh Babu was the elder son of Superstar Krishna. The actor and producer breathed his last on January 8 after battling illness for the past few months. The Ghattamaneni family’s statement read, “It is with deep sorrow that we announce the passing of our beloved Ghattamaneni Ramesh Babu garu. He will continue to live on in our hearts forever. In light of the current circumstances, we request all our well-wishers to adhere to the COVID norms and avoid gathering at the cremation venue.” From Chiranjeevi to Pawan Kalyan, many celebrities were shocked to hear the untimely demise of Ramesh Babu. They took to social media to offer condolences to the bereaved family. Ramesh Babu’s funeral will take place today in Hyderabad.
  • South star Mahesh Babu tests positive for COVID-19
    New Delhi [India]): Telugu star Mahesh Babu on Thursday revealed that he has tested positive for the novel coronavirus and that he is in home isolation. Mahesh took to his official Instagram handle and shared the news in a statement. He wrote, “To all my fans and well-wishers, Despite taking all the necessary precautions, I’ve tested positive for COVID-l9 with mild symptoms. I’ve isolated myself at home and have been following medical guidance.”“Request all those who came in contact with me to get themselves tested. I urge everyone who’s not taken their vaccination to do so immediately, as it reduces the risk of severe symptoms and hospitalization. Please follow the COVID norms and stay safe. Can’t wait to be back. Love,” he added. A few days back, his sister-in-law and actor Shilpa Shirodkar, who lives in Dubai, had also announced on social media that she had tested COVID positive. However, yesterday she revealed that she was now negative after almost a week. Recently, when Mahesh was in Dubai, chilling with his wife Namrata Shirodkar and kids during the new year, he shared a family picture and wrote, “Trust the magic of new beginnings! Be happy, be kind, be grateful! Happy New Year #2022! Stay safe everyone. Love you all.”
  • ‘Radhe Shyam’ Release Postponed Due To Ongoing Covid Situation
    ‘Baahubali’ actor Prabhas’ upcoming film ‘Radhe Shyam’, which was slated to hit the screen on January 14, 2022, has now been postponed due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation in the country. After the makers of director SS Rajamouli’s ‘RRR’ starring Jr NTR and Ram Charan had postponed the film’s release a few days ago, the makers of ‘Radhe Shyam’ too have decided to back out from their scheduled release. The official statement read, “We have been trying our best for the past few days, but considering the growing cases of Omicron variant, it looks like we will have to wait for our labour of love to get to the big screens. Radhe Shyam is a story about love vs destiny and we are sure that our love will help us rise over these tough times together. We will see you in the cinemas soon!!!” Produced by UV Creations and directed by Radha Krishna Kumar, ‘Radhe Shyam’ has Bhagyashree, Murli Sharma, Sachin Khedekar, Priyadarshi, Sathyan playing important roles. Justin Prabhakaran has scored the music for Telugu, Tamil, Kannada, and Malayalam versions of the film.
  • S.S. Rajamouli & Karan Johar To Team Up For A New Film?
    Tollywood director SS. Rajamouli enjoys a good rapport with Bollywood filmmaker Karan Johar ever since the latter presented Rajamouli’s ‘Baahubali’ to the Hindi audience which become a stupendous success in the Hindi belt. If reports are to be believed, Karan Johar wants to work with SS Rajamouli for a long but the project couldn’t materialize for the reasons unknown. As per the Tollywood film circle updates, KJo wants to produce a solo film with SS Rajamouli and the top director has reportedly given a nod for his productional venture. The film is said to be an experimental film with several new faces. The movie is a concept film that is expected to be announced soon. Presently, Rajamouli is engaged in the ‘RRR’ release and then he is already committed to direct Superstar Mahesh Babu for their next. Therefore his film with Karan Johar will start its preparations after the completion of Mahesh Babu’s film. In his Filmmaking career, S.S.Rajamouli has directed a few concept-oriented and experimental films such as ‘Eega’ and ‘Sye’ now he is all set to do one more such experiment for Karan Johar’s production house.