Ace filmmaker Mani Ratnam, a regular at film festivals across the globe, attends the movie extravaganzas as a movie buff because he feels every film teaches something worthwhile.
Actor-cum-filmmaker Kamal Haasan, who saw the Telugu drama Manam at a private screening, said the film made him nostalgic and very emotional.
Actor Akkineni Nagarjuna, who is overwhelmed with the response to his latest release Manam, has extended gratitude to the team behind the film's success. He also thanked his sister Supriya for co-producing the film with him.
Directed by Vikram Kumar, the film also stars Samantha Ruth Prabhu, Neetu Chandra, Shriya Saran, Raashi Khanna and Lavanya Tripathi
Actor Nagarjuna says a cameo by megastar Amitabh Bachchan in his family film Manam, which stars his legendary father, the late Akkineni Nageswara Rao (ANR), and his own son Chaitanya, is an "honour to my father's memory".
Manam, directed by Vikram Kumar, features actors from three generations of the Akkineni clan.
Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has completed his cameo shoot for Telugu star Nagarjuna's Manam, a film starring three generations of Akkinenis - late patriarch A Nageswara Rao, son Nagarjuna and grandson Naga Chaitanya.
The legendary Akkineni Nageswara Rao or ANR, who died in January while shooting Manam, "lives on" in the film.
Nagarjuna says he wants Manam, the last film of his late father Telugu movie icon Akkineni Nageswara Rao, who was more than just a father to him, to be a befitting farewell.
Akkineni Nageswara Rao, Telugu cinema's first superstar, died of cancer at the age of 89 today.
Akkineni Nagarjuna, son of late Telugu cinema icon Nageswara Rao, said his father, who died on early Wednesday, was doing absolutely fine.
Dada Saheb Phalke Award winner and doyen of Telugu cinema, legendary actor and producer Akkineni Nageswara Rao, died in the early hours in Hyderabad.