Rjamouli is very happy with the success of his latest film Yamadonga with NTR and Mohan Babu. The director is all gung ho about his future projects. He says that he will not only make mythological films, but also experiment with historical and folklore.
The latest technology coupled with the everlasting charm of mythological movies gives him a chance to take extra interest in them. Will this mean a revival of mythological films in Telugu. It has been a long time since the days of NTR’s DVSK and other such films.
2007/8/15 14:29:02 It’s celebration time for junior NTR. His latest film Yamadong is sure hit. This ends his two-year drought and he now makes a strong comeback.
All the credit for this goes to Rajamouli. For Rajamouli, this is a double hat trick. This is his sixth straight hit in a row. The Rajamouli-NTR combination has worked magic at the box on two previous occasions – Student No.1 and Simhadri.
Can you identify the person in the photograph? He is ace director SS Rajamouli. True it is indeed Rajamouli. This get up is from a birthday party of producer Yarlagadda Shobu.
The guests were asked to dress in the 70’s style. Rajamouli tried this NTR get up but succeeded only partly. He looks more like Shobhan Babu than NTR. Still everyone had a great fun seeing each other in the 70’s look.
2011/10/4 2:27:08 Director Rajamouli had a pleasant surprise on Monday. While he is busy shooting his semi animated movie 'Eega' at Rama Naidu Studios in Hyderabad, Chiranjeevi has come there on some work, probably in preparations for his 150th movie. He went to 'Eega' sets and watched the shooting process for a while. Later, he asked Rajamouli about the film details and appreciated him for his hard efforts. Rajamouli tweets that he is quite for his appreciation.
Director Rajamouli will direct the second film of Ram Charan Tej. Allu Aravind will produce the film on the Geetha Arts banner. Rajamouli will commence work once Ram Charan Tej is free from his debut film ‘Chirutha’ being directed by Puri Jagannath.
Rajamouli has been signed up to direct a film by D Raghaavendra Rao on his RK Film associates banner. He is presently busy directing a film ‘Yamadonga’ with Jr. NTR. Rajamouli has also been signed up to direct a film on the Universal Media banner to be produced by Danaiah. All this is likely to keep Rajamouli busy for the next couple of years.
2011/3/17 9:16:57 Director SS.Rajamouli’s experimental film Eega has successfully completed its first schedule. This is an animated film made upon a house fly which takes revenge on human beings. Nani, Sundeep and Samantha are playing important roles in the film. This film is produced by K. Sai. Rajamouli tweeted that, though they initially find some hiccups finally the out come of the first schedule comes satisfactory. The film is made with Rs.30 crores budget and Rs.5 crores out of it was spent on graphic works only. This film is being made in Telugu and Tamil simultaneously. Rajamouli hopes that he can release the film during September this year.
2011/4/25 16:16:08 Stars are not at all favoring to young and dynamic boy Nitin since a long time. He has no hits and thus no films in hand. However, recently he got an offer from director SS.Rajamouli but only to play guest role in the movie. Nitin who is desperate for film offers has finds no objections to it and signed the film without any hesitation. Director K.Raghavendra Rao will produce this film and SS.Rajamouli will direct it, after he completes his Eega film shooting.
2007/3/3 15:06:09 The technical advisory commission of the Central Water Commission has cleared in principle four irrigation projects in the Telangana region. The four projects are Devadula, Gupta, Alisagar and Murasumalli projects. With this, the decks have been cleared for central funding for these projects. The state government will receive Rs. 370 crores for these projects from the Accelerated Irrigation Benefit Programme.
The congressmen are naturally elated by the development. Not just the projects have been cleared and they can make some money through contracts but because now KCR cannot complain that Telangana is being neglected. KCR had been alleging all along that the state government was only interested in the Polavaram project and was not showing any interest in the irrigation projects in the Telangana region.
Director SS Rajamouli will make two films this year. One is with prince Mahesh Babu and the other is with hero Balakrishna. Work on the film will commence only after Balayya and Rajamouli are free from their assignments on hand.
Balakrishna is busy with Pandurangadu and after that he will do the film 'Sadhu' for Gunashekar. Rajamouli is busy with Ram Charan's film and after that he will direct Mahesh Babu. The film with Balakrishna will commence after that.
2010/11/3 15:25:24 Everyone is curious about director SS. Rajamouli’s next film ‘Eega’ which is an animated movie. Earlier, he gives turning point for Kajal Agarwal with his Magadheera film and then for comedian Sunil with his latest film Maryada Ramanna. Many artists who were struggling for a brake dream to work in Rajamouli’s film to get it. But, everyone is not as fortunate as upcoming actor Nani. According to latest information, he was given chance in Rajamouli’s experimental and animated movie Eega. He will play the lead role besides the animated character Eega (a house fly) in this film. He will be also provided with a top heroine of the industry to romance with. Nani was lucky to fall in the eyes of director Rajamouli with his performance in film Ashta Chemma. Eega may go to sets before end of this month and is planned to complete in a short schedule.
The writer and creative director of Taare Zameen Par, Amol Gupte, is already being wooed by production houses. If sources are to be believed, Gupte is in talks with UTV, who have expressed a keen desire to work with him as a filmmaker and fund his future projects.
The director has not exactly had a very pleasant experience while filming for his debut film, but his hard work seems to have paid off. Talking about his future projects, Gupte says that he has completed two-film projects and is having high-profile meetings with Bollywood’s A-listers. The first film is again a children’s film that revolves around economic inequality and its immediate impact on children.
A part from a child protagonist, the film will have two leading actors who will portray siblings on screen. The second one is a comedy and is expected to feature Bipasha Basu, Boman Irani and Ritesh Deshmukh. If sources are to be believed, Gupte almost had a cakewalk roping in the stars for his movie. He apparently sent out a bound script to Bipasha and she was so impressed with the plotline that she immediately agreed to do the movie.
2011/8/15 13:44:10 Director Rajamouli is currently busy with his animated ‘Eega’ movie. Then, he has to start his next movie with handsome hero Prabhas. This movie is also said to be another socio fantasy movie based upon ‘incarnation of hero heroines and Co., According to reports both Prabhas and Rajamouli are keen to induct Kajal Agarwal into this film too, who has proved her mettle with film Magadheera acting as Mitravinda. If, so this film will be the 4th one for Prabhas and Kajal. So far, they have worked together in ‘Darling’, ‘Mr. Perfect’ and again pairing in their upcoming movie ‘Rebel.’
2011/7/20 6:13:38 Tollywood handsome hero Nagarjuna’s upcoming movie ‘Rajanna’ shooting has reached its last leg. This is a film on Telangana struggle that way backs to pre-independence days. Nagarjuna plays a Telangana freedom fighter in this movie. After a long interval, smiling beauty Sneha is acting in a straight Telugu film. She has paired with him in film Ramadasu and this is their next one. Director SS Rajamouli’s father Vijendra Prasad is directing this movie. However, it was agreed that Rajamouli will direct all the action scenes of this movie.
Since, Rajamouli is busy with his animated movie ‘Eega’ he has asked his father Vijayendra Prasad and hero Nagarjuna to schedule the dates for all the actions scenes from 17th July onwards, so as he can complete his part of work in a single schedule. It came to know Rajamouli starts his work at Annapurna Studios, Hyderabad.
Nagarjuna himself is producing this film under his home banner Annapurna Studios. Music: Keeravani; Camera: Senthil Kumar.
2010/12/13 15:34:33 There was buzz that, director SS Rajamouli’s next venture would be a socio fantasy film titled as ‘Brahmarshi Viswamitra’ in which Prabhas and Samantha will be playing the lead roles. But, Rajamouli in his latest tweeter post has ruled out any plan to make film with that title and with that hero, heroines. He wrote that, neither he had any idea about that title nor he had any story ready with him for the film. He said that until now he doesn’t know what would be the storyline of his film with Prabhas.
2010/12/30 16:12:41 Bollywood actor Amir khan who is known for his innovative concepts of his films, when came to know about director SS Rajamouli’s super hit movie ‘Magadheera’ asked him whether he can send him a copy of his film and in return Rajamouli has send it on the next day. After watching the movie, Amir Khan not only appreciated him but also invited him to Mumbai to have a dinner with him on 31st of December. So, Rajamouli will be leaving for Mumbai tomorrow to meet Amir Khan. Most probably, they may come out with some interesting news about a film in their combination.
2011/5/21 14:42:11 Director Rajamouli who got name and fame with the success of his super hit film ‘Magadheera’ next has delivered an unpredictable hit film ‘Maryada Ramanna’ that puts the Ace comedian Sunil into top slot in the industry. Later, when he started his experimental animated film ‘Eega’ he got a surprising offer for it from a Kollywood producer. He has bagged Rs.5 crore for the Tamil rights from the producer. This makes Rajamouli and all the others in Tollywood to realize the potential of the southern market. Hence, many of the films that begin in the recent times either made bilingual or trilingual.
Hence, director Rajamouli who already created his fan base in Tamilnadu with his ‘Magadheera’ dubbed version ‘Maaveran’ is now planning to make his next film bilingual and if it goes well then he plans dub the film into Malayalam also to spread his wings to Mollywood.
So far, we have seen Kollywood and Mollywood producers tapping the Andhra market with their remakes and dubbing films. Though, our people have awaken a little bit late, they are going to spread their wings to entire southern India.
Soon after Rajamouli completes his ‘Eega’ film, he will take-up his next movie with Prabhas and Richa.