Amid the raging row over casting couch in Telugu film industry, the Telangana government on Saturday decided to form a special cell to look into complaints of sexual exploitation.After a meeting with representatives of Tollywood, Minister for Cinematography T. Srinivas Yadav announced that the special cell will be created in the Film Development Corporation.The decision came amid a huge row over complaints of sexual exploitation made by actress Sri Reddy, who hit headlines with strip protest and received support from women's organisations.The meeting convened by the minister with members of Movie Artists' Association (MAA) and leading personalities of the Tollywood discussed the recent developments in Tollywood.CLICK HERE TO READ MORE ⤤It's a blessing to reach out to north, south viewers: Kiara Advani
Actress Kiara Advani, who featured in "M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story", is all set to make her debut in Telugu cinema opposite superstar Mahesh Babu in "Bharat Ane Nenu". She says its a blessing to be able to cater to the audience in the north and south market.Excerpts from the interview:CLICK HERE TO READ MORE ⤤Tamannaah roped in for 'Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy'
"Baahubali" actress Tamannaah Bhatia is the latest inclusion to the cast of multi-lingual period drama "Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy".Tamannaah will essay a pivotal role in the ambitious Telugu project, which stars Chiranjeevi and has a cameo by Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan.It is a biopic on the late Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy, who is credited to be one of the first freedom fighters in India. He rebelled against the British authorities in 1846.CLICK HERE TO READ MORE ⤤Rana Daggubati elated that 'Baahubali 2...', 'Ghazi' got National Awards
Actor Rana Daggubati says he is very happy that both his films "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion" and "Ghazi" were honoured at the 65th National Film Awards on Friday.While "Ghazi" won the Best Telugu film award, "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion" bagged the Best Action-direction, Best Special Effects and Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment. CLICK HERE TO READ MORE ⤤Taapsee elated about National Award for 'Ghazi'
Actress Taapsee Pannu is ecstatic that her film "Ghazi" has been named the Best Telugu film at the 65th National Film Awards. She says even though she had a cameo in the movie, it was a satisfying part for her."Elated with the news about 'Ghazi' winning the Best Telugu film. This is the third time I have had the opportunity to be a part of a National Award winning film," Taapsee said in a statement.CLICK HERE TO READ MORE ⤤Tamannaah to receive award for 'Baahubali'
After bagging the iconic Sridevi Award at Zee Apsara Awards, actress Tamannaah Bhatia will receive the coveted Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Award for her outstanding performance in the blockbuster "Baahubali: The Beginning".CLICK HERE TO READ MORE ⤤I'll make you guys proud: Mahesh Babu tells fans
Southern star Mahesh Babu has assured fans he will make them proud with his next Telugu release "Bharat Ane Nenu".A pre-release fan event called Bharat Bhairanga Sabha was held Saturday evening. Overwhelmed by the response garnered, Mahesh Babu took to Twitter to express gratitude to his fans. CLICK HERE TO READ MORE ⤤