Sekhar Kammula has been giving the most movies to Telugu audiences from Anand to Fidaa, now the director is working on his upcoming romantic film titled Love Story starring Naga Chaitanya and Sai Pallavi as the main leads. Tragedy struck the family of Sekhar Kammula as the noted director’s father, Seshaiah Kammula passed away at 6 A.M., at a private hospital.
Seshaiah Kammula was admitted at the hospital and has been reportedly undergoing treatment for the past few days. The 89 year old Seshiah appeared in cameo roles in Sekhar Kammula’s movies like Anand and Life is Beautiful. The last rites will be performed at Bansilal Peta burial grounds. Tollywood celebrities have expressed their grief at this unfortunate news and offered their condolences to Sekhar Kammula’s family.
On the professional front Sekhar Kammula’s next will be produced by Narayan Das Narang, who is bankrolling Sekhar Kammula’s Love Story. The producer is very much impressed with Sekhar Kammula’s commitment to maintaining the stipulated budget and narrative skills that have signed the director for another project. This untitled project of Sekhar Kammula and Naryana Das will feature an A list star. More details will be revealed further by the director and the team. Meanwhile, the Sai Pallavi and Naga Chaitanya starrer ‘Love Story’ is expected to hit the screens once theatres reopen.
We at Telugu Filmnagar offer our condolences to Sekhar Kammula and his family and hope that they stay strong during this time.