Akhil Akkineni starts shooting for his debut flick with VV Vinayak
The youngest son of the Akkineni clan will be seen playing the lead in Vinayak’s next film
ANR’s grandson and Nagarjuna’s son, Akhil Akkineni, stormed into Tollywood with his widely appreciated cameo in ANR’s family film Manam. Ever since then, there has been a strong buzz of Akhil making his debut as lead. Though the foundation for his debut flick had been laid, the actor was tight lipped about the film. Click here to read more
Oka Laila Kosam trailer: Naga Chaitanya and Pooja Hedge share a crackling chemistry!
The trailer manages to capture viewer’s attention with its sweet and sour love story
The latest promos of Naga Chaitanya-Pooja Hedge starrer Oka Laila Kosam is creating waves in Tollywood with its quirky love story. Produced by Chai’s father Akkineni Nagarjuna, the film is helmed by Vijay Kumar Konda who had directed the 2013 superhit Gunde Jaari Gallanthayyinde. The movie brings a new pair together onscreen as former Miss India Pooja Hedge makes her debut in Tollywood with Oka Laila Kosam. Click here to read more
Naga Chaitanya and Pooja Hedge bond over paragliding!
The former Miss India is making her Telugu debut opposite Autonagar Surya star
Akkineni scion Naga Chaitanya seems to be the pairing up with lot of new heroines these days. After signing a film with leggy lass Kriti Sanon, Chai will be seen sharing screen space with Tollywood newbie Pooja Hedge. The duo are currently shooting in Switzerland for their movie Oka Laila Kosam. Click here to read more
Autonagar Surya review – Naga Chaitanya’s ticket to league of mass heroes is average at best!
Even though actors have given an earnest performance, the film is let down by its ordinary script which has nothing new to offer
There was a time in Indian cinema when audience were bred on staple diet of action, melodrama and heroic machismo. But in recent years the filmmakers have tried to break the mould and try something new with the craft. Deva Katta’s Autonagar Surya takes us back to the golden era of cinema which was dominated by masala entertainers with heavy dose of punch dialogues and goon bashing. The film set in the late 80’s, looks nothing short a film from the 80’s. Click here to read more
Naga Chaitanya-Samantha’s Auto Nagar Surya hits screens on June 27
After Manam‘s success, the cute pair of Naga Chaitanya and Samantha is set to enthrall as Auto Nagar Surya is set to hit the silver screen on June 27They did it with Ye Maaya Chesave in 2010. They did it again with Manam in 2014. The charming duo of Naga Chaitanya and Samantha are coming back again to make strike three in box office with Deva Katta’s Auto Nagar Surya. After some unforseen delays, the makers have revealed the release date of Auto Nagar Surya to be June 27. Click here to read more
Anurag Kashyap puts on his shorts
Cineswami talks about the Gangs of Wasseypur director’s short films initiative with Viacom18
Sadly, we mean the film variety and not half pants. Short films in India are more usually than not given short shrift. At best they are seen as calling cards for emerging filmmakers who are out to prove that they can make feature length films. Vidhu Vinod Chopra made the shorts Murder at Monkey Hill and An Encounter with Faces with the latter going on to score an Oscar nomination. Anurag Kashyap made his debut with the 45-minute television short Last Train to Mahakali Click here to read more