Akkineni Nageswara Rao

Sridevi, Rekha to get ANR Awards, announces Nagarjuna

  Telegu superstar Nagarjuna on Thursday announced that late Bollywood icon Sridevi and the evergreen actress Rekha will be given the ANR Awards for their cinematic accomplishments.

Nov 15, 2019, 07:03 AM IST

Naga Chaitanya set to play grandfather ANR in 'Mahanati'

The film was earlier set to release on March 31, 2018, but it has been pushed ahead as still some work is underway.

Mar 13, 2018, 16:33 PM IST

Now US postage stamp on late Nageswara Rao

The Akkineni Foundation of America (AFA) has announced that the United States Postal Service (USPA) will honour Akkineni Nageswara Rao (ANR) by issuing a postage stamp on the occasion of the late legendary Indian actor's 91st birth anniversary Sep 20 in Dallas, Texas.

Aug 31, 2014, 14:42 PM IST

`Manam` made me emotional: Kamal Haasan

Kamal Haasan, who saw the Akkineni family`s Telugu drama ‘Manam’ at a private screening here, said the film made him nostalgic and very emotional.

May 29, 2014, 12:01 PM IST

Amitabh Bachchan shoots cameo for Nagarjuna’s film

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has done his cameo shoot for southern star Nagarjuna’s film.

Apr 27, 2014, 20:37 PM IST

`Manam` gears up for Ugadi release

Forthcoming Telugu drama `Manam`, featuring three generations of actors from the Akkineni clan, will release March 31 worldwide on the occasion of Ugadi, says the film`s director Vikram Kumar.

Mar 03, 2014, 12:51 PM IST

President, PM condole Nageswara Rao`s death

President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday condoled the death of Telugu cinema icon Akkineni Nageswara Rao.

Jan 23, 2014, 07:30 AM IST

Akkineni Nageswara Rao`s death `big loss` to Indian cinema: Shivraj Kumar

Shivraj Kumar, son of late actor Rajkumar, says that the death of legendary actor Akkineni Nageswara Rao is not only a loss to Telugu filmdom but to Indian cinema as a whole.

Jan 22, 2014, 20:46 PM IST

We`ve lost second eye of Telugu filmdom: Mohan Babu on Akkineni Nageswara Rao

If late actor N.T. Rama Rao was considered one eye of Telugu filmdom, thespian Akkineni Nageswara Rao, who died early Wednesday here, was the other eye of the industry, said actor-producer M. Mohan Babu.

Jan 22, 2014, 20:44 PM IST

Jayalalithaa expresses grief over Nageswara Rao`s death

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Wednesday expressed grief over the death of Akkineni Nageswara Rao, hailing him as one of India`s greatest actors.

Jan 22, 2014, 16:57 PM IST

Nageswara Rao was a stalwart: Narendra Modi

Narendra Modi mourned the death of legendary actor Akkineni Nageswara Rao and said he was among the "stalwarts" of Indian cinema.

Jan 22, 2014, 16:13 PM IST

Akkineni Nageswara Rao passes away

Legendary Telegu cinema actor Akkineswara Nageswara Rao passed away early on Wednesday morning.

Jan 22, 2014, 09:35 AM IST

ANR`s b`day celebration in 100 years of Indian cinema fete?

Veteran actor Akkineni Nageswara Rao`s (ANR) 90th birthday, which falls Sep 20, will likely be celebrated on the opening day of the centenary celebrations of Indian cinema, which will take place here between Sep 21 and Sep 24.

Sep 14, 2013, 20:43 PM IST

Raghavendra Rao, Krishna to receive ANR Swarna Kankan award

K. Raghavendra Rao, actor G. Krishna, actress-filmmaker Vijaya Nirmala and actor Ali will be honoured with actor Akkineni Nageswara Rao (ANR) lifetime achievement Swarna Kankan award here Sep 22.

Sep 09, 2013, 17:56 PM IST

Enter filmdom with devotion: Nageswara Rao

Akkineni Nageswara Rao believes one should enter films with "devotion" and not because it is the "fashion" to do so.

Jun 18, 2013, 12:54 PM IST