03 Feb 2023

Chennai, April 30 (IANS) Kamal Haasan and Rishi Kapoor notably played fast buddies in Ramesh Sippy's 1985 film, "Saagar". Their bond extended beyond the screen, too. On the demise of Rishi on Thursday, Kamal Haasan obviously "can't believe it". He penned an emotional note to bid goodbye Rishi Kapoor, who passed away on Thursday morning in Mumbai aged 67.

Telugu films with Rs 2,000 cr production value stuck due to lockdown

Telugu films with Rs 2,000 cr production value stuck due to lockdown

Hyderabad, April 29 (IANS) Coronavirus has come as a blockbuster blow for the Telugu film industry, the second biggest in India after Bollywood, as films valued Rs 2,000 crore either ready to be released or in production have been stuck for over a month.

Mahesh Babu fans celebrate 14 years of 'Pokiri'

Mahesh Babu fans celebrate 14 years of 'Pokiri'

Hyderabad, April 28 (IANS) Southern superstar Mahesh Babu's film "Pokiri" has completed 14 years since its release, and his loyal fans are trending #14YearsForSouthIndiaIHPokiri on Twitter.  

'Baahubali 2' cast nostalgic as blockbuster turns three

'Baahubali 2' cast nostalgic as blockbuster turns three

Hyderabad, April 28 (IANS) "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion" was released three years ago on this day, and the blockbuster's cast -- including Prabhas, Anushka Shetty, Rana Daggubati and Tamannaah -- took to social media to express nostalgia about the project.

Hubby Naga Chaitanya bakes birthday cake for Samantha

Hubby Naga Chaitanya bakes birthday cake for Samantha

Hyderabad, April 28 (IANS) Telugu star Naga Chaitanya baked a cake for his wife, actress Samantha Akkineni, who celebrated her 33rd birthday on Tuesday.  

These Southern actors faced social media rage lately

These Southern actors faced social media rage lately

Chennai, April 27 (IANS) Since the outbreak of COVID-19, film shoots have been stalled and theatres shut all over South India like in the rest of the world. However, controversies concerning our stars simply won't die down. Here are some recent xcases that have kept social media busy over the recent days.

Vijay Deverakonda raises Rs 40 lakh through fan donations

Vijay Deverakonda raises Rs 40 lakh through fan donations

Hyderabad, April 27 (IANS) Telugu superstar Vijay Deverakonda has raised over Rs 40 lakh through his Middle Class Fund and says he has "reset" the goal of his charity, what with such generous donation coming in from fans. While he had earlier planned to help 2000 families, Vijay now hopes to help over 4000 families.  

'Bahu Humari Rajni Kant' actress Archana Singh set for Telugu film debut

'Bahu Humari Rajni Kant' actress Archana Singh set for Telugu film debut

Mumbai, April 27 (IANS) Actress Archana Singh Rajput, who was seen in the TV show "Bahu Humari Rajni Kant", will be seen making her Telugu debut with the film "Mahaprasthanam", starring Tanish and Kabir Duhan Singh.