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Telugu film industry


Some producers to stop Telugu film shootings from August 1

August 01, 2022 10:37 am

The ongoing and new film shoots will not take place from Monday and shootings will be stalled till solutions to the problems are found.

Telugu film shootings may stop from August 1, plans to restructure industry

July 18, 2022 10:22 am

The Telugu film industry producers have come together to devise ways to restructure the entire industry to ensure its survival.

Take 5 a cinema strike: 4 years since wages hiked... despite Covid, price rise, says V Anil Kumar President, Telugu Film Industry Employees Federation

June 25, 2022 11:34 pm

Over 20,000 workers of the Telugu film industry called an indefinite strike last week, demanding a rise in wages. After the Telugu Film Chamber of Commerce agreed to set up a coordination committee, they returned to work.

Workers' strike demanding better wages brings Telugu film industry to a grinding halt

June 22, 2022 12:54 pm

The Telugu Film Chamber of Commerce, while agreeing to hold talks with the workers, however, said that the strike was illegal as the workers did not give the 15-day notice.

Suddenly rich, out-of-work actors raised suspicion about sex racket, say Telugu film insiders

June 20, 2018 12:26 pm

Names of two actresses were reportedly doing the rounds in the industry — they had acted in four Telugu films and two each in Kannada about three years ago, but fell on hard times after that and were not getting roles in recent years.

Telugu actress Sri Reddy stages semi-nude protest, detained

April 07, 2018 9:47 pm

Reddy, who claims young actresses are sexually exploitation in the Tollywood industry, was detained after she took off her shirt.

Excise department sends notice to Telugu actors in drug racket case, Tollywood in shock

July 14, 2017 1:56 pm

SIT of the Excise department has called at least 12 film personalities including six actors and one director to give their statements in connection with the ongoing investigation. They have been issued notices to appear before the SIT at its office between July 19 and 27.

In poor season at Telugu box office, fans of film stars go online to abuse one another

May 25, 2016 1:32 am

Recently, overenthusiastic fans of K Pawan Kalyan targeted actor Allu Arjun, demanding that he speak in praise the latter.

Telugu film fraternity plans ‘homam’ to ward off ‘evil spirits’

March 20, 2015 1:38 am

The ‘Amrutha Pasupatha Maha Mrityunjaya Homam’ will be performed from March 23 to 25 at Daiva Sannidanam in Film Nagar, which churns out between 100 and 150 films every year.

Ileana D’Cruz: I can’t fake it all the time

October 31, 2014 10:34 am

Actor Ileana D’Cruz looks to give her career a new direction with her upcoming film Happy Ending