Prabhas is now a known name not just in Tollywood but across the world as well. Though his latest film Saaho didn’t fetch good reviews, the film did exceptional business at the box office in the North belt. The Hindi audience has accepted Prabhas with open hands.
Since Saaho made Prabhas a notable actor in Bollywood, he is now approached by many directors from Bollywood. Especially, directors who churn out mass masala entertainers would pick Prabhas as their first choice.
Bollywood Director Rohit Shetty who is famous for delivering masala entertainers is currently shooting for his upcoming film Suryavanshi in Ramoji Rao Film City in Hyderabad. The filmmaker take a stroll often and meets Prabhas.
As per reports the two got talking to each other and might collaborate on a future film. Even though they haven’t zeroed in on a script, reports suggest that they might join hands for a film later. An official confirmation is yet to be made.
Nandamuri Balakrishna is currently working on a new film under the direction of Boyapati Srinu. The film is tentatively called #BB3 as it is the third project in the combination of this duo. If the latest grapevine is anything to go by, the makers of this movie are planning to title it as Superman.
From the last few weeks, we are hearing that the team is considering the title Monarch for this movie. However, we now hear that there is no truth in the news and the makers are keen on fixing the title as Superman. Boyapati is best known for giving powerful titles to Balakrishna's films. Just like Monarch, even Superman is a catchy and powerful title that will appeal right away. Fans like both the titles and opined that anyone of them will be apt for the movie. An official update about the movie's title will come out soon.
The teaser of this movie got released last month on the occasion of Balakrishna's birthday. It got a thumping response from fans and other viewers. They are eagerly waiting to see yet another crackling entertainer from this duo. It seems that Amala Paul will play the female lead in this movie. The shoot of this film will resume within a few weeks. Thaman is composing the music of this movie. Miriyala Ravinder Reddy is bankrolling the project under the banner Dwaraka Creations.
Rana Daggubati has quite a huge following on social media. The Baahubali actor has 6 million followers on Twitter. He recently hit another social milestone with 4 million followers of Instagram! A fan account by the user name @ranadaggubatif shared the news of the milestone by sharing a screenshot of Rana’s Instagram page. They wrote, “Now the force is 4 million” across the snapshot! A grateful and enthusiastic Rana shared the post on his Instagram Story and wrote, “Hell yaThank you for the power!!” Rana seems quite happy and thankful for his huge fan following!
Rumour has it the multi-factored Rana is looking at pursuing a career as a full-time producer for children's content! He had already revealed on a live stream with his friend and actress Lakshmi Manchu that she has been working on an existential animation film that will have an OTT release soon. Now reports say that Rana is ready with a handful of animation films which will be released by the end of this year and next year! We will have to await an official confirmation!
Meanwhile, his second production venture Krishna And His Leela aired on Netflix recently. The rom-com film has garnered positive reviews by the critics and the movie lovers.
On the work front, Rana Daggubait has several films lined up for the upcoming year. He will appear in four films - Kaadan, Madai Thiranthu, Hiranya Kashyapa, and Virata Parvam. Kaadan was to hit the theatres on April 2nd, 2020, however, the release date now stands postponed owing to the COVID-19 crisis. The film might hit the theatres in June. Madai Thiranthu is a Tamil period drama. Virata Parvam is a romantic action thriller movie directed by Venu Udugula.
Satish Vegesna is a popular filmmaker in the industry who shot to fame with movies like Shatamanam Bhavati and Srinivasa Kalyanam. We now hear that this sensible director is planning to launch his son Sameer into films very soon.
According to the sources, Sameer is currently getting trained in acting and other necessary skills. Satish is planning to launch Sameer mostly next year. He will direct and produce the film himself. Currently, he is working on the script and an official announcement about the movie will get made very soon.
Satish made his directorial debut with the 2008 comedy entertainer Dongala Bandi. However, he had to wait for nine years to make his second film. His 2017 movie Shatamanam Bhavati became a huge hit at the box office. It also won a National Award for Best Wholesome Family Entertainer film. After that, Satish made Srinivasa Kalyanam with Nithiin and Raashi Khanna in 2018. The film bombed at the box office. Recently, he made Entha Manchivadavura which had hit the screens during Sankranthi season. Kalyan Ram and Mehree Pirzada essayed the lead roles in this movie. Even this film turned out to be a failure at the box office. Thus, Satish is planning to make a grand comeback with Sameer's debut flick. Satish is currently producing the project Naandhi which features Allari Naresh as the hero. Debutant Vijay Kanakamedala is directing this film.