Raghavendra Rao is providing screenplay and directorial
supervision for a film titled 'Pallakilo Pellikooturu'.
This film introduces four people. Gowtam - son of
veteran Telugu film comedian Brahmanandam - is making
his debut as hero. Rathi - a Bangalore girl - is making
debut as heroine. Famous cinematographer Suchitra
Chandrabose is making her debut as film director.
Abburi Ravi is making his debut as dialogue writer.
Shooting part of this film is completed. A press meet
was held at K Raghavendra Rao's office.
Raghavendra Rao can spot talent at an early age -
Speaking on this occasion comedian Brahmanandam said
that he visited 19 years back to the shooting location
of K Raghavendra Rao - Chiranjeevi's Chanakya Sapatham
in Madras. At that time K Raghavendra Rao professed
that Brahmanandam would become an icon in comedy in
the years to come. Brahmanandam marveled at K Raghavendra
Rao's ability to spot the talent at a very early stage.
It was K Raghavendra Rao who spotted Gowtan - son
of Brahmanandam - and felt that he could become a
good hero. In addition to this, K Raghavendra Rao
is also having a hand in production as his maternal
nephew Prasad Devineni is the producer of this film.
Sunkara Madhu Murali - Khadgam producer - is presenting
this flick. Brahmanandam opined that Suchitra Chandrabose
is a perfectionist.
the girl for what she is - Suchitra Chandrabose
Suchitra Chandrabose was very emotional when she faced
the press. She said that it is her long cherished
dream come true. She also said that K Raghavendra
Rao guided her towards a right direction so that a
few mistakes and unnecessary expenditure could be
controlled. The basic storyline of the film is - 'accept
a girl for what she is. Do not expect/force her to
to Pallaki to Pallakilo Pellikoothuru
Suchitra Chandrabose prepared this story when she
worked for Paradesi film which was directed by K Raghavendra
Rao. Since then she has been looking out for the right
producer. At that time, she titled her script as PhD
(Premaki Heart Degree). Usha Kiron Movies agreed to
produce this film. But due to certain problems, the
film did not take off. Then K Raghavendra Rao asked
her to explain about her storyline. She liked it and
they started the project. Later on, Suchitra felt
that PhD is too classy title for a film. She went
for a poetic title like 'Pallaki'. But, it was K Raghavendra
Rao who came up with the complete title of 'Pallakilo
a cool dude character - Gowtam
Hero Gowtam thanked K Raghavendra Rao for encouraging
him. He said that the idea of acting in films popped
up a year back. Then he took training under Satyanand
for a couple of months. Gowtam is playing the character
of a cool dude in this film.
from Bangalore - Rathi
Rathi said that she hails from the Bangalore city.
She acted in a couple of Tamil flicks in the past.
It was Suchitra who recommended her to this film.
Rathi is playing the role of a bubbly yet innocent
forced me to write dialogues - Abburi Ravi
Abburi Ravi said that he came to K Raghavendra Rao
to narrate a story. Abburi Ravi wanted to direct that
film. K Raghavendra Rao appreciated the story, but
asked him to pen dialogues for this film as a trail
to his direction chance next time.