01/7From Nikhil Siddhartha’s engagement to Jaanu release, here’s everything that happened this week
Did you miss the top stories trending in Tollywood this week? Not to worry, we have put together a roundup of the top stories for you to catch up on. Tollywood is always teeming with some or the other story, be it a famous star’s upcoming film, trailer, release date, film’s release and the people from tinsel-town. From Nikhil Siddhartha’s engagement to Jaanu release, here’s everything that happened this week.
02/7World Famous Lover trailer
One of the most awaited films in recent time is World Famous Lover. The film has been directed by Kranthi Madhav and produced by KA Vallabha under the banner Creative Commercials. After much anticipation, the makers have released the trailer of World Famous Lover starrer on Thursday. The two and a half minute trailer gives a sneak peak into the romantic drama boasting of a star-studded cast including Vijay Deverakonda, Raashi Khanna, Aishwarya Rajesh, Catherine Tresa and Izabelle Leite. The Dear Comrade actor is romancing four heroines in the romantic entertainer which looks like a concoction of love stories. It looks like a triangle love story.
03/7South actresses recreate Raja Ravi Varma paintings
A total of 12 celebrities including South Indian actresses like Samantha Akkineni, Shruti Haasan, Aishwarya Rajesh, Ramya Krishnan and Manchu Lakshmi have featured in a limited edition calendar themed on the paintings of the celebrated Indian artist Raja Ravi Varma. Ace photographer G. Venkat Ram has shot the replication and captured those historic moments with these divas. His recreation is so accurate that it’s hard to differ from the latest ones to the original paintings from the 19th century.
04/7Akhil 4 titled Most Eligible Bachelor
Akhil 4, the project that marks the first collaboration of Akhil Akkineni and filmmaker Bommarillu Bhaskar, has been officially titled Most Eligible Bachelor. The film stars Pooja Hegde, who was last seen in Allu Arjun’s Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo, as the female lead. The film also features Amani, Murali Sharma, Jaya Prakash, Pragathi, Sudigali Sudheer, Getup Sreenu, Abhay and Amith. Bunny Vasu and Vasu Varma are producing the film under GA 2 Pictures banner. Gopi Sunder has been roped in to compose music.
05/7Release date of Krack
Ravi Teja and Shruti Haasan starrer Krack will hit screens on May 8. Ravi Teja will be playing the role of a tough cop in the film. Gopichand and Ravi Teja are working together for the third time after Don Seenu and Balupu, which were super hits. Shruti had also worked with Ravi Teja in Balupu. Thaman S will be composing tunes for the film while GK Vishnu is handling the cinematography. Navin Nooli is in charge of editing.
06/7SS Rajamouli’s RRR has a new release date
RRR, the upcoming film featuring Jr NTR and Ram Charan in the lead roles, is one among the big Telugu movies scheduled for a release during this summer season. The film will now be releasing on January 8, 2021. According to the makers, a delay in the visual effects work and huge worldwide release plan are the reasons for the change in release date. The lavishly-mounted film will see Jr NTR as Komaram Bheem while Ram Charan essays Alluri Sitarama Raju.
07/7Jaanu hit the theatres
Amid decent expectations and good pre-release hype, the Telugu remake of Kollywood’s cult classic ’96’ titled Jaanu has hit the worldwide theatres this Friday and garnered good response from viewers. Starring Samantha Akkineni and Sharwanand in the shoes of Trisha and Vijay Sethupathi, Jaanu is helmed by the original director Prem Kumar and bankrolled by prominent producer Dil Raju. The songs and the video promos have already struck the right chord with the viewers’ owing to the crackling chemistry between the lead pair.