Vijay Deverakonda’s `Geetha Govindam’ lands in Rohit Shetty’s lap

Those outside of the two Telugu states know Vijay Deverakonda by his Arjun Reddy which was remade in Hindi as Kabir Singh. But his fans equally love his Geetha Govindam whose remake rights have now  been bought by Rohit Shetty. A couple of months ago, Vijay's Dear Comrade rights were bought by Karan Johar even … Continue reading Vijay Deverakonda’s `Geetha Govindam’ lands in Rohit Shetty’s lap

Will Chiranjeevi’s Sye Raa do a Baahubali in Hindi?

Baahubali was a gamechanger in many ways. Particularly in the world of purchasing the rights to the Telugu original. After Karan Johar presented the Hindi version of the multilingual two part movie by SS Rajamouli, the film market in south India is keenly watched by production houses in Mumbai. No one wants to let go … Continue reading Will Chiranjeevi’s Sye Raa do a Baahubali in Hindi?

Mahesh Babu in Kashmir

The release of the intro video of `Sarileru Neekevvaru' (which translates to `No one is on par with you') is significant for three reasons. One it is hero Mahesh Babu's birthday and it is only apt that the makers of his Sankranti 2020 release put the first look out. Read : Sampoo speaks to Filter … Continue reading Mahesh Babu in Kashmir

Mithali Raj thinks Rashmika > Vijay Deverakonda

India cricketer Mithali Raj hit the ball out of the park at an event to celebrate Dear Comrade with kids from the Cheers Foundation. The movie starring Vijay Deverakonda and Rashmika Mandanna has a cricket connect as the heroine plays a cricketer in the movie.  Vijay asked Mithali if she liked Rashmika's batting in the … Continue reading Mithali Raj thinks Rashmika > Vijay Deverakonda

Karan Johar buys into Vijay Deverakonda’s Dear Comrade

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LD3d04tBUMY&t=9s Three days before the multi-lingual `Dear Comrade' will release in the Telugu, Malayalam, Tamil and Kannada market, it has gone under the hammer for a Hindi remake. And the person who has bagged the rights is Karan Johar of Dharma Productions. Johar saw the movie and was reportedly impressed, particularly the second half of … Continue reading Karan Johar buys into Vijay Deverakonda’s Dear Comrade

[Video] Arjun Reddy returns. As a Comrade

The trailer of `Dear Comrade' starring the popular pair of Vijay Deverakonda and Rashmika was released on Thursday. It is a much-anticipated movie given it is releasing in all the four south Indian languages, quite a first for a non-Baahubali kind of genre film. And two, Vijay's Arjun Reddy that was remade as Kabir Singh … Continue reading [Video] Arjun Reddy returns. As a Comrade

`Hot’ Telugu star `cools’ down fans

It is a tradition Telugu star Vijay Deverakonda started last year on his birthday. To treat his fans to icecream. What better way to celebrate his birthday which comes in the middle of a blazing Hyderabad summer. This 9 May, Vijay distributed thousands of creamstone `Mr Alphonso' icecreams in seven cities in the five states … Continue reading `Hot’ Telugu star `cools’ down fans