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This year's ANR Award to be presented to Amitabh, by KCR.

ANR Award for Amitabh, to be presented by KCR

0 on December 21, 2014, 1:21 pm / in Movies

Amitabh Bachchan has been chosen for the Akkineni Nageswara Rao (ANR) National Award 2014, instituted by the Akkineni International Foundation. It will be given away in the presence of Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao and Union Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu here on December 27, said actor and ANR’s son Nagarjuna. Nagarjuna thanks KCR for accepting his invitation to be […]

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Akhil Akkineni debut film launched

Akhil Akkineni debut film launched

0 on December 17, 2014, 9:51 pm / in Movies

The much expected Akhil Akkineni’s debut film to be directed by V V Vinayak has been launched on Wednesday at Annapurna Studios. The film is being produced under the banner Sresht Movies by Tollywood hero Nithiin. It was a family affair with Amala giving the clap and Naga Chaitanya switching on the camera. Nagarjuna directed the first shot on Akhil.The regular […]

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Akkineni statue unveiled by Nagarjuna at Gudivada.

Akkineni statue unveiled at Gudivada by Nagarjuna

0 on December 17, 2014, 8:21 pm / in Movies

Akkineni Nageswara Rao’s statue was unveiled in the premises of ANR College in Gudivada by Akkineni  Nagarjuna. The program was organised by Akkineni  Foundation of America. On the occasion, several celebrities from various fields including Varaprasada Reddy, Gummadi  Gopalakrishna and director  Raghvendra Rao were felicitated. The entire Akkineni family, including Amala,  Venkat Akkineni and Akhil Akkineni were present.

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What's in a puff!

Nagarjuna’s smoke causes flutter

0 on April 12, 2012, 9:58 pm / in Headlines, Movies

Nagarjuna, who is fully immersed in his role of Shirdi Sai Baba in the forthcoming film of the same name, has been doing everything to live in the character of the famous godman. His closely cropped grey hair and his unkempt beard are testimony to his dedication for the film. Or so many thought. But a picture doing the rounds […]

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Tabu fails to recognize Nag

Tabu fails to recognize Nag

0 on April 11, 2012, 10:54 am / in Headlines, Movies

Nagarjuna has of late been sporting his grey hair and beard and has been been making his public appearances in this ‘original look’. Nag has been shooting for his upcoming devotional flick on Shirdi Saibaba in which he is playing the role of popular godman. Nag’s new look is for this film. While many have got used to this grey […]

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Amala back on screen

Amala back on screen

0 on April 10, 2012, 10:07 am / in Movies

Almost two decades after she hung up her make-up kit, Amala Akkineni is likely to be seen on the silver screen once again. She has reportedly agreed to act in a film to be directed by Sekhar Kammula. Amala, who shot to fame with Siva opposite Nagarjuna, married the actor in 1992. She gave up acting after the marriage and […]

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Sony to buy stake in Maa TV

Sony to buy stake in Maa TV

0 on April 9, 2012, 12:30 pm / in Business, Headlines, Movies, TV

Maa TV has entered into a strategic alliance with Sony TV to enable the latter to acquire 30 percent equity stake in the former. MAA Television Network Limited and Sony Pictures Television (SPT) on Monday announced their joint intent to enter into a strategic alliance “to give a new growth thrust to MAA TV and its network of Telugu TV […]

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Akkineni family to share screen space

Akkineni family to share screen space

0 on March 15, 2012, 11:35 am / in Movies

The three generations of Akkineni family will come together soon on screen. The octogenarian thespian ANR, his son Nagarjuna and grandson Naga Chaitanya will soon join to share screen space. “I always wanted to a film featuring my father, myself and Naga Chaityanya. I hope it will be a reality soon,” Nagarjuna said recently. Now, T-town sources say the film […]

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Nag denies political interest

Nag denies political interest

1 on February 27, 2012, 5:16 pm / in Headlines, Movies

Stung by reports of his future political foray, actor Nagarjuna clarified on Monday that he was far from planning to enter politics. Explaining his words in Tirumala the other day, he said that he had only pointed out that everybody should keenly follow  the political developments and political leaders in the state, since it would have an impact on our […]

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Annapurna Akkineni passes away

Annapurna Akkineni passes away

0 on December 28, 2011, 2:16 pm / in Headlines, Movies

Smt Akkineni Annapurna, wife of thespian Akkineni Nageswara Rao, passed away on Wednesday. She was 79. Annapurna Studios, one of the leading studios in India, was named after her. Annapurna hailed from a wealthy family and chose to marry ANR, who at the time, did not have a great status as an actor. ANR always said that it was to […]

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