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Package Deal for Mahesh 26 Movie

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Rs 50 Cr is the package deal that is given to Anil Ravipudi by producer Anil Sunkara for Mahesh Babu’s new movie.

Under Rs 50 Cr, Anil Sunkara has to complete entire production cost. Remunerations of cast and crew would be covered in this production cost since Mahesh Babu is taking home nearly Rs 40 Cr for this movie in a separate deal.

As per the agreement, the producer has parted the bouquet rights of satellite, Hindi dubbing rights and digital rights to Mahesh Babu as part of his remuneration.

Producer Anil Sunkara will not take a single paisa from this and it would be Mahesh Babu’s wife Namrata headache to sell all these rights on her own.

Given her talent in dealing with corporate companies, it is expected that she would definitely squeeze in more than Rs 40 Cr from this bouquet of rights.

So, producer will not get any additional revenue from Mahesh 26 other than the theatrical business.

As the producer has already agreed to pay Rs 10 Cr to Anil Ravipudi, they have put a condition to him to complete the movie’s production cost within Rs 50 Cr bracket. So that they would have profits on theatrical pre-business which is expected to be in the range of Rs 80 Cr.

Anil Ravipudi has to complete the movie in six months. These are the conditions that were laid down.

The film is expected to start rolling from June. Vijayshanti has been roped in essay a key role. Rashmika might be pairing up with Mahesh Babu. Devi Sri Prasad will be retained as the music director.

Vijay Deverakonda gets a candid click by Rashmika

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Vijay Deverakonda has been making headlines for quite some time now. The actor, who has impressed the audience time and again with his acting prowess has made his presence felt in movies like Taxiwala, Geetha Govindam, Mahanati, Arjun Reddy and more.

Vijay will next be seen in Dear Comrade, along with Rashmika Mandanna and Shruti Ramachandran.

For the uninitiated, Rashmika and Vijay have previously worked together in the 2018 film Geetha Govindam.

Recently, Vijay shared a handsome looking photo of himself, that was clicked by his co-star Rashmika.

He captioned his post, “Kerala Sugamaano? 🙂 Photographer – Comrade @rashmika_mandanna.”

Rashmika with Allu Arjun

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Rashmika is striking gold. She is on the verge of signing Mahesh Babu’s movie but it has not yet been confirmed. Meanwhile, she has signed another biggie.

The ‘Geetha Govindam’ actress has signed Allu Arjun’s next big movie that will be directed by Sukumar. Working with A-star like Allu Arjun would definitely help her further.

“sir.. happiest birthday to you sir. Thankyou for always supporting us so much. And I am So excited to be working with you soon sir,” she tweeted confirming that she has signed Allu Arjun -Sukumar’s film.

Rashmika is slowly inching towards top place in Tollywood with series of good projects in hand. The Kannada beauty has lined up “Dear Comrade” for release.

Dear Comrade First Single

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Vijay Deverakonda’s upcoming film Dear Comrade has already created a lot of buzz with its very interesting teaser.

Now the first single from the much awaited movie is out and it is an instant winner. The makers have launched a soothing, mellifluous song as the first single.

“Nee Neeli Kannulloni Akasame…” is a song that will instantly strike a chord with music lovers and will be played in a loop. Justin Prabhakaran’s soothing music is ably supported by singer Goutham Bharadwaj.

The song reminds us of Rahman’s compositions and sets high expectations on the remaining songs from the album.

Dear Comrade has been ticking all the right boxes to set its expectation meter on a very high level.

The film has Geetha Govindam’s pair Vijay and Rashmika romancing for the second time. This time the romance will be intense going by the teaser.

Bharat Kamma is the director for the film bankrolled by Mythri Movie Makers.

Rashmika, the batswoman

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Lilly is the character name of sensational beauty Rashmika Mandanna who is playing the female lead role in ‘Dear Comrade.’

Friday happens to be this Kannada beauty’s birthday and the makers have released the first look of Rashmika.

With a cricket bat in her hand, Rashmika looks serious. She will be seen as a sports woman and it is said that she took training for her role as well.

Also the makers have announced the first song launch on April 8th. Justin Prabhakaran is composing music for the film.

‘Dear Comrade’ is a college backdrop drama with student politics and has Vijay Deverakonda in the male lead role.

Produced by Mythri Movie Makers banner, the film is slated for release on May 31st.

Outrage over Vijay Deverakonda’s kiss with Rashmika Mandanna in ‘Dear Comrade’

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The first promotional clip of Vijay Deverakonda’s Dear Comrade has created quite a stir, thanks to the passionate kiss that the actor shares on the screen with his leading lady Rashmika Mandanna. The Twitterati has launched into a rant calling Deverakonda Telugu cinema’s Emraan Hashmi and questioning the heroine’s moral values, asking her why she needs to indulge in intimate acts on the screen. While Vijay chooses not to react to what he feels is archaic cultural policing by idle social-media users, he is disturbed about the fact that his leading lady is being targeted with such harsh censure.

A source close to Vijay says, “He never expected the Twitterati to go into a rant over a harmless kiss. While he is used to raising hackles and eyebrows with his unorthodox roles and attitude, Vijay is appalled that his co-star is being targeted with unflattering comments.

Dear Comrade has several moments of intimacy between Vijay and Rashmika. Now he is in two minds as to how to deal with the intimacy quotient in Dear Comrade because he doesn’t want his leading lady to be targeted.” Many top actors, like Mahesh Babu, Pawan  Kalyan, and  Ram Charan choose not to do intimate scenes with their co-stars. This makes the stars who do intimate scenes easy targets for the Telugu audience. Vijay has a rather simple question for the audience. “Should a kiss even be the reason for debate and discussion in a country plagued with much bigger problems?,” he asks.

Rashmika Mandanna finalized in Mahesh Babu Film

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A lot is happening in Mahesh Babu’s career these days. He and his team are working overtime to set everything in place for his movies.

Anil Ravipudi approached Sai Pallavi to cast her opposite but she refused to be part of a regular commercial movie. Sai Pallavi is an actress with different sensibilities.

After Sai Pallavi declined the offer, Anil Ravipudi immediately approached the hot and happening actress Rashmika Mandanna and she readily agreed.

She is looking to act with big stars like Mahesh Babu, NTR and Ram Charan. Hence, Rashmika has grabbed the offer.

Rashmika will have to sign on the dotted-line. Once she does, her name will be announced officially. So, the search for female lead for Mahesh Babu has ended. This is fresh pairing for Mahesh Babu.

Anil Sunkara in association with Dil Raju is producing this entertaining movie which is slated for Sankranthi 2020 release.

Rashmika Tired of Playing Glam Roles

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Rashmika, the actress who hails from Bangalore, is now in the news with her latest Kannada release “Yajamana” starring Darshan in the main lead.

There were reports that Kannada industry has put an official ban on her after she broke up with Kannada star and director Rakshit Shetty. However, the reports turned out to be false.

She is still getting good offers from Kannada industry though she is more in demand in Tollywood.

The “Geetha Govindam” actress is now looking for strong characters. In a recent media interaction, she said she is tired of playing chic student roles. She wants to be known as an actor with substance.

She says Anushka is her role model in acting and is aiming for movies like “Arundhati” or “Baahubali”. Are filmmakers listening?

Rashmika will next be seen in “Dear Comrade” this summer.