Hey, it is weekend folks and the world of entertainment had some buzzing news for you. This week was eventful with some interesting announcements - maverick director Shankar announcing his next with Tollywood star Ram Charan, Mammoootty announcing his Bheeshma Parvam, Dhanush zooming off to US to start his Hollywood thriller and some misses like India's entry Jallikkattu losing the Oscar race and Akki's Sooryavanshi shunning big multiplex release.
Here is the WEEKLY ROUND UP and know the top news of the week.
It's Official Ram Charan's Next With Shankar
After a long silence on his upcoming project, Mega Power Star Ram Charan pulled off a pleasant surprise to his fans. RC15 will be directed by legendary filmmaker Shankar and will be produced by Dil Raju.
Mammootty announces his next Bheesma Parvam
Mollywood's megastar Mammootty has announced his next. Titled Bheeshma Parvam, the actor will play a dreaded gangster. The film by Amal Neerad will be shot entirely in Kochi and will also feature Soubin Shahir and Sreenath Bhasi.
Akshay Kumar's Sooryavanshi NOT To Release On Top Multiplexes
Akshay Kumar and Katrina Kaif starrer Rohit Shetty's much-awaited film Sooryavanshi won't be out on any major multiplex chain i.e. Inox, PVR, Carnival, and others. The film will only screen on single screens and non-national multiplexes.
Dhanush jets off to US for his Hollywood action thriller
Dhanush had announced that he is a part of another international project- a Netflix action thriller The Gray Man by Russo Brothers. He will share screen with Wagner Moura, Jessica Henwick and Julia Butters. The actor has now set off on his trip to the US and his friends and fans have wished him the best for his ambitious project.
India's entry Jallikkattu is out of Oscar race
Jallikkattu, India's official entry for this year's Academy Awards is out of the Oscar race. The Malayalam film by Lijo Jose Pellissery dealt with the beastly attitude of human beings who display their might on a buffalo that ran amok and created ruckus in an otherwise peaceful hamlet.
Allu Arjun Lands In GQ Most Influential Young Indians Of 2020
South India's style icon Allu Arjun has made it to GQ India's 25 Most Influential Young Indians Of 2020 list with his 2020 Sankranti release Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo successfully bridging the linguistic divide in the south Indian States. AVPL earned a staggering Rs 248 crore at the box office.
Rishi Kapoor's brother Rajiv Kapoor Passes Away
Rishi Kapoor and Randhir Kapoor's brother Rajiv Kapoor breathed his last on February 20, 2021. He was 58 when he died of a massive heart attack. Rajiv Kapoor is known for his work in in 'Ram Teri Ganga Maili' (1985) and 'Ek Jaan Hain Hum' (1983).
Riddhi Sen's directorial selected for international film festival
National-Award winning actor Riddhi Sen's first directorial short film COLDFIRE to be screened at the Madrid Asia International Film Festival. The film has earlier been screened at 26th Kolkata International Film Festival.
Mythri Movie Makers Confirms Its Big Line Up Of Films
Mythri Movie Makers heads Naveen Yerneni and Ravi Shankar revealed the banner's big line of films Uppena, Pushpa, Sarkaru Vaari Paata, Ante Sundaraniki. Apart from the above, MMM is also eyeing few interesting combos like NTR-Prashanth Neel, Pawan Kalyan-Harish Shankar, Balakrishna-Gopichand Malineni, Vijay Deverakonda-Shiva Nirvana, a film with Varun Tej, and a pan-India project with Rebel Star Prabhas in the coming days.
Rajamouli Movie With Superstar To Be Set In THIS Backdrop
In an almost official update, K. V. Vijayendra Prasad, noted screenwriter and Rajamouli’s father, confirmed that Rajamouli's next with Superstar Mahesh Babu will be an action extravaganza set in the African forests.
Stay tuned for buzzing updates!