Finding actors to play real-life characters tough: Telugu director

P. Chandrasekhar Reddy, whose upcoming Telugu politic-drama `Jagannayakudu` is based on the life of late politician Y. Rajasekhar Reddy (YSR) and his family, says finding actors to play real life characters is a daunting task.

Veteran Telugu director Bapu gets Padma Shri

Veteran Telugu director Bapu aka Lakshmi Narayana Sathiraju has been named for Padma Shri on the eve of 64th Republic Day.

All films must be treated equally: Telugu director

Telugu director Gandhi Manohar feels films should not be differentiated based on its budget and cast.

`Bhaktha Siriyala` will be milestone in Tarak`s career: Director

Muddapu Rambabu says Nandamuri Tarak Ratna`s role in his upcoming mythological ‘Bhaktha Siriyala’, will be considered a milestone in the actor`s career.

`Paathshala` not about male bonhomie: Telugu director

Telugu director Mahi V.Raghav says his upcoming, coming-of-age entertainer `Paathshala` is not a run-of-the-mill story of male bonhomie.

We need more women-centric films: Sridhar Pokuru

Telugu director Sridhar Pokuru, says the male-dominated film industry needs more women-centric projects.