The latest updates from the Telugu film industry.
Actor Ram is ensuring that his next release, Nenu Sailaja, will be a rather 'realistic' one after his recent misses at the box office.
This love story that has a family angle was refined before it went on the floors. Ram's uncle, Sravanthi Ravi Kishore is producing the film, which is being directed by Kishore Tummala.
Ram, who plays a DJ in Nenu Sailaja, will romance Malayalam actress Keerthi Suresh.
Devisriprasad scores the music, Sameer Reddy cranks the camera, Prakash is in charge of the art department and Sreekar Prasad is the editor.
Nenu Sailaja is currently under production.
Krishnamma Kalipindi Iddarini makes it to the Jaipur International Film Festival
In June this year, Krishnamma Kalipindi Iddarinee starring Sudheer Babu and Nandita released to critical acclaim.
This film, a remake of the Kannada hit Charminar, has now been nominated for the competition category in the Jaipur International Film Festival to be held in the Pink City from January 2-6.
Krishnamma Kalipindi Iddarinee has been directed by R Chandru and produced by Sridhar Lagadapati.
It is the only Telugu film to be nominated for the JIFF.
Sudheer Babu bags a new endorsement deal
Sudheer Babu is will now to be seen in an ad for the popular lozenge, Halls.
His brother-in-law, Mahesh Babu, has already appeared in ads for brands like Thums Up and Navaratna oil.
The Halls ad is expected to catapult Sudheer, who is also working in the Hindi film, into the national arena. Meanwhile, his Telugu film Bhale Manchi Roju is scheduled to release around Christmas.