Valmiki trailer | Jigarthanda remake | Atharvaa | Varun Tej | Mirnalini | Pooja Hegde
By Vivek Raj | Galatta | 04:54 PM
One among the many Tamil blockbusters that were announced for a remake was the 2014 smash hit, Jigarthanda, which has been titled Valmiki in Telugu and is gearing up for a worldwide release on September 20. Director Harish Shankar helmed Valmiki with Varun Tej reprising Bobby Simha’s role while Tamil actor Atharvaa is all set for his acting debut in Telugu and will be seen portraying Siddharth’s character in Jigarthanda. The film also includes Super Deluxe fame Mirnalini Ravi as the female lead in Lakshmi Menon’s role while actress Pooja Hegde is making a guest appearance with music being scored by Devi Sri Prasad followed by Ayananka Bose handling the cinematography and Ram and Gopi Achanta producing it under their banner 14 Reels Entertainment banner. With only a few days more left for its theatrical release, the Valmiki trailer has now been released.
Jigarthanda went on to become one of the biggest blockbusters in 2014 with director Karthik Subbaraj tasting major box office success with Bobby Simha securing the Best Supporting Actor National Award and Vivek Harshan winning the Best Editing National Award. Many expect Valmiki too to succeed as the Tamil original with Varun Tej’s role said to be the major highlight in the film.
Check out the action-packed Valmiki trailer below:
Intense Jigarthanda remake teaser | Atharvaa | Varun Tej | Mirnalini
By Aarthi | Galatta | 08:03 PM
Valmiki is easily one of the highly anticipated movies for the Telugu cinema audience, as it is the remake of the 2014 blockbuster gangster drama movie, Jigarthanda, directed by Karthik Subbaraj. With Harish Shankar helming Valmiki, it has Varun Tej reprising Bobby Simha’s role and Atharvaa Murali reprising Siddharth’s role. Mirnalini Ravi, who made her Kolywood debut with Super Deluxe this year, will be making her Tollywood debut as well with Valmiki. She along with Pooja Hegde will be seen in pivotal roles. The long awaited teaser of Valmiki is out now and looks super intense. Have you watched it yet?
The camera for Valmiki is cranked by Bollywood cinematographer, Ayananka Bose and the music is composed by Mickey J Meyer. Bankrolled by Ram Achanta and Gopi Achanta under the banner of 14 Reels Plus, this gangster movie will be hitting the silver screen on the 13th of September.
Interestingly, Valmiki marks Atharvaa Murali's Tollywood debut and is his third release this year, followed by Boomerang and 100. As for Varun Tej, Valmiki is his 2nd release this year after F2- Fun and Frustration.
Injured Varun Tej continues shooting for Mister!
By Swathi Ganti | Galatta | 08:38 PM
Promising actor Varun Tej has proved once again he is unstoppable and for him work and commitment comes before anything. The actor who was shooting at Ooty for his upcoming film Mister got injured while shooting a stunt scene.
Varun was immediately rushed to the hospital and doctors advised him to take couple of days rest. But he convinced the unit that he is doing fine and doesn’t want to delay the shooting.
Ace director Sreenu Vaitla is wielding the megaphone. Lavanya Tripathi and Hebah Patel are cast opposite Varun Tej in this film.Mickey J Meyer is composing music for Mister and Nallamalupu Bujji and Tagore Madhu are producing romantic entertainer.
Varun Tej starts shooting for Loafer
By Swathi Ganti | Galatta | 09:27 PM
Varun Tej’s much talked about project with talented director Puri Jagannadh has begun. The film went on floors today. The film is tentatively titled as Loafer. Bollywood actress Disha Patlani is cast opposite Varun.
Puri who is known for completing films in a jiffy, is planning to finish this one too by the end of August and plan the release in September. C Kalyan who produced Puri’s last film Jyothi Lakshmi will be producing this project too. Keep watching this space for more updates on this project.
Aditya music bags audio rights of Varun Tej debut project
By Swathi Ganti | Galatta | 03:28 PM
> Mega brother Naga Babu’s much awaited debut project is catching everyone’s attention. Now the latest we hear is that esteemed audio rights company Aditya music has bagged the audio rights of Varun Tej debut project. The makers are planning to release the audio soon.
Pooja Hegde is playing the female lead in the movie. The yet to be titled entertainer is being directed by Seetamma Vaakitlo Sirimalle Chettu fame Srikanth Addala. Nallamallapu Bujji and Tagore Madhu are producing this upcoming action entertainer.
Nagababu's son Varun Tej in Sreekanth Addala's movie?
By MKV | Galatta | 05:46 PM
Following the success of Kotha Bangarulokam, Sreekanth Addala has become a well-known name in Tollywood, and it has further been strengthened by the massive success of the multi-starrer, SVSC! The buzz doing the rounds is that, Sreekanth Addala will be introducing veteran Nagababu's son Varun Tej, in his next movie, to be produced by Ashwini Dutt! We hear that the pre-production work is going on, and an official announcement on the same, is imminent!