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Thursday, August 9, 2007

Victory Venkatesh busy in action scenes

Popular producer D Sureshbabu is making a film on the banner of Suresh Productions under the direction of Boyapati Sreenu with Victory Venkatesh and Nayanatara in the lead.

It may be mentioned here that Venkatesh and Nayanatara were proved a hit pair in a recent blockbuster called 'Lakshmee'. The combination is repeating in this movie.

Recently some songs were canned on the hero and heroine in foreign locations. Presently some action scenes were being choreographed at Ramanaidu Studio.

Three more songs are yet to be shot for the movie.

Popular hero Sivaji is playing the role of heroine's brother in this movie. The able, efficient and young music director Devisri Prasad is scoring tunes for the movie.

Venkatesh's recent flick 'Aadavari Maatalaku Ardhale Verule' had completed 100 days and the present film is all set to hit the screen on October 12.


Dil Raju buys Happy Days

Sekhar Kammula arranged a special show of the double positive of his atest film Happy Days to Dil Raju yesterday night. Impressed with it, Dil Raju is said to have asked to sell him the film for the entire AP. But Sekhar Kammula is keen on releasing in Nizam and Vizag on his own. Hence it is reliably learnt that Dil Raju would be buying the screening rights for Andhra area today. RK Films that distributed Bommarillu overseas has bought Happy Days for abroad.


Shyam Benegal wins Dada Phalke award

Veteran art filmmaker Shyam Benegal won the most prestigious Dada Saheb Phalke award for the year 2005. The announcement of this award for 2005 got delayed by an year because the jury could not come to the conclusion about whom should they give award to. The names of Sulochana (Marathi) and Suchitra Sen (Bengali) were also considered. Shyam Benegal directed over 69 films. His first film was Ghar Betha Ganga (1962) and the latest film was Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose: The Forgotten Hero (2005). He made many award winning films and won four national awards for Zubeidaa, Trikal, Bhumika: The Role and Ankur.



Tollywood Choreographer turned director Lawrence is turning music director with Don. He is doing the role of Nag’s brother in the same film.Nag is paired up with Anushka and Lawrence is paired up with Nikitha. The shoot is going on club Jayabheri. M L Kumara Choudary id producing the film.



It is now being said that the movie “Apne” is being made in Telugu also. The story of the movie revolves round a Boxer trying to regain lost glory through his sons. The story is an emotional saga of the bonding between the two sons and their father. The Hindi version of this film was made with Anil Sharma as the director. Dharmendra and his two sons Sunny & Bobby play the characters. Now the same film is planning to be made with Mohan Babu and his two sons Vishnu & Manoj in the lead. Mohan Babu by doing this film has a family saga in hand.



Telugu actor Pawan Kalyan is starring in a film produced by Allu Aravind. Trivikram Sreenivas is the director.Ieana is the leading lady and the film is currently progressing at the Annapurna Studios in Hyderabad.

The film has been tentatively titled “Jalsa”. The film resumed shooting after a short gap. Ileana took a short break and then Pawan took some time of as he was facing a court case from his first wife Nandini.