Tag: Dil Raju

Was worried about Mahesh’s reaction on teaser

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The teaser of ‘Maharshi’ garnered a very good response with millions of views and director Vamshi Paidipally is super delighted with it.

Sharing his excitement with a English daily, director Vamshi said, when he first saw the raw version of the teaser, he was pumped up but had his inhibitions whether Mahesh and producer ‘Dil’ Raju would like it or not.

To his surprise, both Mahesh and producer appreciated him.

In the teaser, Mahesh is seen three different looks and speaking about it, Vamshi said, “Mahesh will be seen as a millionaire, common man and students which means ‘Maharshi’ will have three different time frames. That’s it I can’t reveal more.”

From the beginning director Vamshi is very keen in keeping the plot very much under the wrap and maintaining the suspense.

The birthday teaser, followed by first single and then the proper teaser have given ‘Maharshi’ the much needed hype and we have to wait another month for the release.

Dil Raju Gifts Director a Car

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Dil Raju these days is showering goodies to his team members.

He already gifted a costly present to director Anil Ravipudi after the massive success of “F2” and sent all production team members on a holiday abroad.

Now he has presented a gift to director Venu Sreeram of “MCA”. Venu Sreeram has been his loyal and trusted director friend.

Even after delivering a blockbuster with Nani starrer “MCA”, the director stuck to Dil Raju’s production and waited till now to get a big star’s dates.

Finally, Venu Sreeram narrated a story to Allu Arjun and made the stylish star to agree to it.

On this occasion, Dil Raju presented him a Hyundai branded car. Allu Arjun and Venu Sreeram film will be launched formally in the second half of this year.

Maharshi Teaser

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Superstar Mahesh Babu is all set for a storm with Maharshi which is hitting the screens this summer. This landmark film is directed by Vamshi Paidipally and Pooja Hegde is the heroine.

On the eve of Ugadi, the makers unveiled the teaser of Maharshi today and it is a super treat for everyone. The teaser narrates about the shades of Rishi, the role essayed by Mahesh in the film.

With super highs, the teaser is well cut and will impress all the sections. Maharshi teaser leaves an impression about the film and will shatter all the existing records.

The background score, grandeur and the stylish looks of Mahesh are the major highlights of Maharshi teaser.

Dil Raju, PVP and Ashwini Dutt are the producers of Maharshi and the film is announced for May 9th release.

Naga Chaitanya: I didn’t Recommend My Wife

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Naga Chaitanya said that he didn’t recommend his wife’s name for the main role in “Majili” when director Shiva Nirvana narrated the story to him. Samantha was not his choice, but director’s.

“Majili” has brought Naga Chaitanya and Samantha together for the first time after their wedding. This is fourth film for them as a pair.

Naga Chaitanya also dismissed that reports that they paired up together to cash in their image of a star couple.

“It was purely director’s decision. He felt that only Sam could justice to the role which is written quite well and a very challenging character. I must say Samantha took it to the next level with her great performance,” Chaitanya praised his wife.

Naga Chaitanya also informed that he didn’t sign any other film besides the one that he is acting in presently – “Venky Mama”. There is a proposal from Dil Raju’s production but he has not heard the story yet.

Boney Kapoor to produce blockbuster F2 Hindi remake

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During the Sankranthi weekend, Tollywood saw the release of three films, the much talked about first part of the NTR biopic titled NTR: Kathanayakudu, Ram Charan’s actioner Vinaya Vidheya Rama and Venkatesh and Varun Tej’s comedy F2 – Fun and Frustration.

Surprisingly, it was F2 – Fun and Frustration that turned out to be the only success out of the three and became the audience’s first choice, while the other two bombed.

And not just a success, F2 – Fun and Frustration became a blockbuster earning over Rs 82 crore in India and over Rs 100 crore at the worldwide box office.

And now, F2 – Fun and Frustration is all set to get a Hindi remake, thanks to the blockbuster response it received in its original version.

According to a report in Mirror, Boney Kapoor will be backing the Hindi remake while Anees Bazmee will be helming it.

Confirming the remake news, Boney said, “It’s a fun film and a family entertainer. I thoroughly enjoyed watching it and I believe it’s a subject that will resonate with the Hindi audience as well. Dil Raju suggested that we make the Hindi version together. He is one of the most established producers down South and also a distributor and exhibitor. It’s the coming together of two passionate filmmakers.”

He further revealed that they are on a lookout for three leading men and two leading ladies for the Hindi remake and said that Anees Bazmee will be directing it.