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Hit team Nani, Pilla Zamindar director to work together again

Actor Nani will team up with director G Ashok of Pilla Zamindar fame again for a yet-untitled Telugu remake of Tamil film Pannaiyarum Padminiyum. The remake will go on floors from October.

Club 60 director keen on Mohanlal for his espionage thriller

Filmmaker Sanjay Tripathi, who made Club 60 starring late Farooq Sheikh, has bought the rights of the book Escape To Nowhere for a movie adaptation. It is an espionage thriller on the disappearance of a RAW officer.

Magadheera completes five years, Rajamouli gets nostalgic

Ace filmmaker SS Rajamouli became nostalgic Thursday when he learnt that his 2009 Telugu period-drama Magadheera is five years old. The film starring Telugu star Ram Charan Teja catapulted him to stardom.

Nargis Fakhri shoots item song for Saahasam

Bollywood actor Nargis Fakhri was recently in Chennai to shoot an item song for upcoming Tamil actioner Saahasam with actor Prashanth. She will be grooving to the song with over 100 dancers.

Ram Gopal Varma to auction next film to distributors, buyers

"Yes, I and Vishnu Manchu are going to auction our new action/crime thriller produced by Mohan Babu corporation through a system aimed at revolutionizing the existing distribution system of the Telugu film industry," RGV posted on the social networking platform Wednesday.

'Considered few Bollywood actors, zeroed in on Simha for Jigarthanda'

"Simha's role will stun audiences because they would be least expecting it from him. I eventually worked with him because I have known him since I've been making short films. I was confident that I could mould him the way I wanted in the character," he said.

I-Day release: NTR starrer Rabhasa to hit the marquee on August 15

Telugu actioner Rabhasa will be a treat to the fans of Junior Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao, said producer Bellamkonda Suresh. One of the highlights will be the song sung by Jr NTR, he further added.

Highway mirrors shades of life: Koel Mallick

Sharing screen space with buddy Parambrata Chatterjee for the second time after the dark, broody Hemlock Society, actor Koel Mallick says their upcoming flick Highway is a road film where relationships make and break on the journey trail.

I don't play over-the-top villain in Kaththi: Neil Nitin Mukesh

Actor Neil Nitin Mukesh, who plays the antagonist in upcoming Tamil actioner Kaththi, says audiences won't see him as an over-the-top villain in the film, but as someone who is bad by nature.

My friends shouldn't be blamed for my divorce: Manju Warrier

Actor Manju Warrier, who has decided to end her 16 years of marriage with popular film star Dileep, says her friends shouldn't' be blamed for the separation. The actress took to Facebook on Tuesday to clear up things and posted a message in Malayalam.

Sridevi is not part of Drishyam Tamil remake

Jeetu Joseph, the director of the hit Malayalam film Drishyam, has announced that Sridevi won't be part of the yet-entitled Tamil remake of the film. "For now, only Kamal Haasan is part of the project, and Asha Sharath from the original version will join us," said Jeetu, who is also helming the Tamil  project.

Every highway traveller has his own story: Parambrata

IFFI-winner Apur Panchali actor Parambrata Chatterjee has said that his upcoming flick Highway, with Koel Mallick, bears no resemblance with the Imtiaz Ali-directed blockbuster. "The film is a road movie where the highway comes as a metaphor," he says.

Pavan’s next along the lines of Ninne Pelladutha

Telugu romantic-drama Prem Ishq Kadhal fame Pavan Sadhineni is ready with his next directorial in the language titled Zindagi, which will be made along the lines of Akkineni Nagarjuna's Ninne Pelladutha.

Pandiya Naadu villain Harish Uthaman set for Telugu debut

Model-turned-actor Harish Uthaman, who rose to fame with his villainous role in last year's Tamil blockbuster Pandiya Naadu, is making his Telugu debut with upcoming actioner Power. He will also be seen in Gopichand's yet-untitled next Telugu film.

Sai Kumar plans a Kannada film with father, son

Southern actor Sai Kumar Pudipeddi will likely team up with his father PG Sharma and son Aadi Pudipeddi for a yet-untitled Kannada action entertainer along the lines of recent Telugu blockbuster Manam.
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