Tollywood churns out news on a daily basis which ranges from movie progress updates, movie release schedules to what Tollywood celebrities are upto with their professional and personal lives. While the amount of news about events happening in Tollywood can be mind boggling as it is hard to separate truth from rumour, we at Telugu Filmnagar are doing a weekly recap. This activity which is published every Saturday aims to sum up the important news which happened this week which you might have missed.
Here are the important news items for this week.
1) #Prabhas20 titled as Radhe Shyam
This is probably the most important and exciting news for this week as the makers behind the highly anticipated #Prabhas20 finally gave an update about the movie. The Prabhas starrer is titled as Radhe Shyam and a first look poster showing both Prabhas and Pooja Hegde was released. Radhe Shyam is being produced by UV Creations and Gopi Krishna Movies and is being made simultaneously in Hindi, Tamil, Malayalam and Telugu.
2) Baahubali: The Beginning completes five years
As Baahubali: The Beginning completes five years since its release Prabhas took to his social media handle to raise a toast to the team behind the movie. Moreover, Prabhas also said the team behind Baahubali: The Beginning created magic.
3) Ninnu Kori completes three years
Ninnu Kori which released in 2017, stars Nani and Nivetha Thomas in the lead roles while Aadhi Pinnisetty essayed a very pivotal supporting role. Ninnu Kori explores a love triangle in modern relationships in a very relatable way without being overbearing. As Ninnu Kori completed three years, director Shiva Nirvana took to his social media account to thank everyone who made the movie a success. Shiva also posted a video collage of pictures from the sets of Ninnu Kori.
Bestday in my life
Thankyou all🙏#letswelcomelife@NameisNani @AadhiOfficial @i_nivethathomas @murlisharma72 @konavenkat99 @DVVMovies @karthikghattamaneni @GopiSundarOffl @praveenpudi @laxmanmusuluri and other cast and crew pic.twitter.com/gqlSxzLX1k
— Shiva nirvana (@ShivaNirvana) July 7, 2020
4) Bandla ganesh recovers from COVID-19 virus
When noted producer and actor Bandla Ganesh tested positive for the COVID-19 virus, Tollywood was left in a state of shock as Ganesh was the first high profile positive case in the T-Town. Bandla Ganesh isolated himself and went into home quarantine for two weeks following which he tested negative for the COVID-19 virus thereby making a successful recovery.
5) Naandhi based on true incident says Allari Naresh
Allari Naresh’s upcoming film, Naandhi is based on a story of an innocent man who is jailed for a crime he did not commit and is subjected to torture and abuse by law enforcement officers. Speaking about the movie Allari Naresh said “The idea came to me after I read an article about a prisoner who spent several decades in jail for a crime he did not commit. I researched the case for six months and spoke to the lawyers, judges and police officers involved with the case (sic.)”
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