Raghupathi Venkaiah award News
Film producer Thammareddy Krishnamurthy dies at 93
The popular Telugu producer passed away Monday
“He died early this morning due to some old age related issues at CR Foundation home for the aged in Kondapur (Andhra Pradesh),” a family friend said. Born in 1920 in Chinapalaparru village in Krishna district, Andhra Pradesh, Krishnamurthy started his career with theatre. He used to produce films under his home banner Ravindra Art Pictures and is known for producing several memorable Telugu classics such as Lakshadhikari, Bangarau Gajaulu, Dharma Daata, Zamindar and Doctor Babu. He received the prestigious Raghupathi Venkaiah award in 2007.Click here to read more
Amitabh Bachchan to be honoured with NT Rama Rao National Award
The Bollywood superstar along with director Shyam Benegal are among those named for the Andhra Pradesh state awards
Amitabh Bachchan, Shyam Benegal, Kaikala Satyanarayana and G Adiseshagiri Rao have been selected for four prestigious state awards for 2012 for their contribution to Indian cinema by the Andhra Pradesh government. The awards were announced on March 23.
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