Wednesday, November 06, 2013
| 12:38:06 PM IST (+05:30 GMT)
0 Comments | Copyright: IANS
Director Sri Praveen, who has also produced forthcoming Telugu political drama "Kaalicharan" slated to release Friday, says that producers are not always keen to back unusual films.
"I pitched my film to several producers but nobody was interested because it was different from the usual type of Telugu films. They felt it wouldn't suit Telugu audiences but I decided to produce it on my own with great difficulty," Sri told IANS.
It was reported that the film is loosely based on the life of late MLA Erra Satyam but Praveen has denied it.
"It's a political drama with strong revenge element as backdrop and is not based on anybody's life. Since it is set in Mahabubnagar, which happens to be Erra Satyam's constituency, it is being speculated the film is based on his life," said Praveen, former assistant of filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma.
The first trailer of "Kaalicharan", starring Krishna Chaitanya, Kavita Srinivasan and Chandini was received very well when it was released a few months back. Even Bollywood filmmaker Anurag Kashyap had appreciated it on his Twitter page.
"Kaalicharan" is releasing after fighting a legal battle for nearly six months.
"Some people had problems with the names of some characters that we had used in the film. They objected to the same when the trailer was released. I also had to cut down the violence after the censor board suggested that I make these changes for theatrical release," he added.
Maverick filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma is making a film titled "Rai", ...
"Masaan" fame director Neeraj Ghaywan has appealed to Maharashtra ...
Disclaimer: All Logos and Pictures of various Channels, Shows, Artistes, Media Houses, Companies, Brands etc. belong to their respective owners, and are used to merely visually identify the Channels, Shows, Companies, Brands, etc. to the viewer. Incase of any issue please contact the webmaster.
Popular Channels :Star Plus | Zee TV | Sony TV | Colors TV | SAB TV | Life OK
Quick Links :Top 100 TV Celebrities | Top 100 Bollywood Celebs | About Us | Contact Us | Advertise | Forum Index