Majnu will feature Akkineni Naga Chaitanya, Shruti Haasan and Anupama Parameswaran in pivotal roles. Premam has emerged as one of the biggest hits of the Malayalam film industry. Produced by S Radha Krishna, Majnu is set to go on the floors soon
Meanwhile, AR Murugadoss is currently shooting for the Bollywood remake of the 2011 Tamil film Mouna Guru titled Akira with Sonakshi Sinha and Konkona Sen Sharma. He is expected to start shooting for the project with Mahesh in early 2016
"Tamil cinema was known for some of the best fantasy films. I don't understand why we've stopped making them. In the last few years, Telugu filmdom explored this genre quite well. I hope Puli gives Tamil filmmakers the confidence to make more such films," said Chimbu Deven, director of Sridevi's Puli
"The film may get delayed as Mani sir is now planning to make it a bilingual movie. While the cast for the Tamil version will remain the same, he will now start looking for suitable actors for the Telugu version," a source from the film's unit told IANS. Mr Ratnam, according to the source, has decided to delay the project as his lead actors Dulquer and Nithya have their hands full
While talking about his 35-year long career in the film industry, Chiranjeevi said," I am so fortunate to be in the film industry for more than 35 years. I have done 149 films so far and am yet to do the 150th film now."
After conquering the Bollywood box office, Kangana Ranaut's Queen is ready to take a voyage down South. Veteran actor-filmmaker Thiagarajan has acquired the remake rights of the movie, which will now have Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Malayali versions. Meanwhile, Hollywood director Brett Ratner counts Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan among his favourite actors. The director has even invited SRK for the premiere of his forthcoming film Hercules.
Kangana Ranaut is now all set to speak Chinese as after the Tamil and Telugu remakes, a Chinese remake of Kangana's Queen is on the cards. Apparently Queen caught the attention of producers at the Busan Film Festival who then showed interest in remaking it.
Boney and Arjun Kapoor are apparently teaming up for the remake of the Telugu blockbuster Okkadu. Aditya Chopra is reportedly helping the father and son with their roles and characters in the film.
Nippu is a Telugu film, directed by Gunasekhar, starring Ravi Teja and Deeksha Seth in the lead.
National award winning actor Prakash Raj dons the director's hat for his new home production Dhoni.
Eka Veera is an upcoming Telugu film directed by Vasantha Balan. Here's are some new stills and posters of the upcoming movie.
Jahnavi Production's Telugu film Kulumanali's audio was launched recently.