The Telugu film industry, popularly known as Tollywood, is organising a mega fund-raising event on November 30 to contribute towards relief for Visakhapatnam region devastated by last month's cyclone Hudhud.
Actress Sunny Leone`s career graph is on high these days. Not only is the actress getting some good roles in Bollywood, even the Tollywood fraternity is eager to have her on board its projects . The sizzling actress` Telugu debut is titled `Current Theega`.
`Madras Cafe` famed actress Raashi Khanna, who is making her Telugu debut in upcoming romantic-comedy `Oohalu Gusagusalade`, says the experience of working in a new industry helped her grow as an actor as well as person.
From the newer lot of actors, Sonakshi Sinha has time and again proved that she is here to stay. The shotgun junior not only has acted opposite the Khans and Kapoors of Bollywood but has now managed to outdo many and grab a role opposite the god of all actors—Rajinikanth.
With reigning Bengali superstar Dev and actor Moon Moon Sen featuring in the Trinamool Congress` star-studded candidate list from West Bengal for the April-May Lok Sabha polls, congratulations poured in for the two from the regional film fraternity Thursday.
The Rs.10 billion worth Telugu filmdom, the second largest filmmaking industry in the country, is likely to be hit by the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh, say industry members and add that big-budget films are likely to be affected the most.
The Bengaluru International Film Festival (Biffes) opened on a glittering note here Monday, with hundreds of cine buffs thronging the venue for the inaugural event where Tollywood superstar Kamal Hassan was the cynosure of all.