Latest Telugu Cinema News – March 18 2018
Tollywood is booming with many happenings in the tinsel town. Here is the latest Telugu cinema news for the weekend:
- G. Ashok, the director of superhit Telugu movie Bhaagmathie, is all set to direct his next movie. Tentatively titled Komagata Maru 1914, this movie will focus on the incident that happened on the Japanese ship Komagata Maru. This is touted to be a high budget movie and it is produced by Pen N Camera production house. It will have both Indian and Canadian artists.
- Insider sources have reported that actress Shriya Saran has tied with her long-time Russian boyfriend Andrei Koscheev. It was a private ceremony with only family and friends attending it. The ceremony took place in Shriya’s apartment in Lokhandwala on March 12th.
- Recently released Kirrak Party has collected Rs. 6.19 crores on its first day at box office. Remake of superhit Kannada movie Kirik Party, this fun-filled campus movie has been receiving positive reviews everywhere. The film has Nikhil, Simran Pareenja and Samyukta Hegde in the lead roles.
- Well-known Bollywood actor Rajat Kapoor joins the team of 2 States Telugu remake. Right from the remake’s announcement, the buzz around the movie has been high. Adivi Sesh is playing the protagonist along with Shivani Rajasekhar (daughter of Rajasekhar and Jeevitha). Bollywood actor Bhagyashree is also playing a crucial role in the movie. This movie will be helmed by debutant Venkat Reddy.
- Achari America Yatra is finally having a release date after being postponed many times. The film which was supposed to release on January 26th will be releasing on April 5th. Directed by G. Nageswara Reddy, this movie has Vishnu Manchu, Brahmanandam and Pragya Jaiswal in the lead roles.
- Actor Kalyanram, who is juggling between two movies MLA and Naa Nuvve, has been advised complete rest for at least a month. Earlier this month, the actor injured his right elbow on the sets of MLA. However, he continued shooting, which aggravated the pain further. After wrapping up the pre-release formalities of MLA, Kalyanram will be taking a sabbatical before commencing shooting for Naa Nuvve.
- Star couple from Telugu movie industry, Naga Chaitanya and Samantha Akkineni has started shooting for their next venture which is an ad campaign. They are also teaming up together for their fourth movie under the direction of Ninnu Kori fame Shiva Nirvana. This movie is set to kickstart in this summer. Naga Chaitanya and Samantha have already starred together in Ye Maya Chesave, Auto Nagar Surya and Manam.
- Director Koratala Siva’s next movie will have spectacular VFX for its action sequences. The director has appointed special VFX artistes to work on the backdrop of the stunt scenes. Titled Bharat Ane Nenu, this political thriller has Mahesh Babu in the lead. Kiara Advani is playing the female lead. The movie is slated to release on April 20th.
- Bigg Boss is returning on the silver screen with its second season. Speculations are rife that a top hero is going to host the show. Bigg Boss 1 was hosted by Junior NTR. Since he is busy with his film projects, he won’t be able to host the second season. Actor Nani has almost been confirmed to host the show. The makers will release an official announcement soon.