27th March 2000
Sachin to produce
a Telugu Film
Its for real, not a prank reserved for the 1st April 2000.
And the director is none but Teja, who is directing a film called Chitram(The
Picture) for Usha Kiron films on a shoe string budget of 40 lacs. Teja
did work as cinematographer for a few bollywood films. Incidentally Teja
is supposed to have got 6 big offers even before his first film is completed.
Stay tuned to this column. More news to follow in the near future in this
Raja Sekhar on a remaking spree
Sekhar seems to have bitten by the remake bug. He bought the rights for
two of the hit Tamil films. They are 'Sethu' and 'Vanathipol'.
Raja Sekhar has chosen Muthyala Subbaiah as the director for 'Vanathipol.
This film was originally directed by Vikraman, who gave films like Raja
and Surya Vansam. Telugu version of 'Sethu' will be directed by Ravi Raja
In addition to these two films he will have another film called 'Aadi',
directed by Balan and produced by TSR and Jeevita.
Chandra Mahesh to direct Vijayasanthi
Santi, the female who showed the power of lady star with three films Prati
Ghatana, Kartavyam and Osey Ramulamma is eagerly waiting for another hit
of that dimension. If posani Krishna Murali, who is known for writing
real raw stories gives the right story to Vijaya Santi, it can spell another
magic at box office.
Chandra Mahesh, who did 'Preyasi Raave' will direct this venture that
is produced by the media man 'Taranga Subramanium' who gave hit like 'Premaku
Velayara'. Stay tuned for more news.
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