3 theatres ‘seized’ in Andhra Pradesh for screening Lakshmi’s NTR despite EC stay

3 theatres ‘seized’ in Andhra Pradesh for screening Lakshmi’s NTR despite EC stay

The authorities in Andhra Pradesh’s Cuddapah district yesterday seized three cinema halls which screened the Telugu film Lakshmi’s NTR in violation of the orders of the Election Commission of India. The three theatres screened the film on 1 May. Though the election authorities did not give permission to screen the film, the managements of the three theatres…

After direction, Ram Gopal Varma to make his debut as actor in Cobra

After direction, Ram Gopal Varma to make his debut as actor in Cobra

Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma joins a long list of directors who turned actors with the upcoming film, Cobra. Directed by Varma and Adithya Manju, the film seems to be another underworld crime drama, a familiar theme for the filmmaker. The director shared the poster of his upcoming film titled Cobra on his social media page….

Supreme Court refuses ‘urgent’ order on Ram Gopal Varma’s plea against high court stay on Lakshmi’s NTR  

Supreme Court refuses ‘urgent’ order on Ram Gopal Varma’s plea against high court stay on Lakshmi’s NTR  

The Supreme Court denied the makers of the Telugu film, Lakshmi’s NTR, an urgent listing challenging the high court stay order on the film. The bench, headed by Supreme Court Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi, told the lawyers of the production house that the court will take up the hearing in ‘due course’.  The Andhra Pradesh…

Ram Gopal Varma postpones Lakshmi’s NTR release to 29 March

Ram Gopal Varma postpones Lakshmi’s NTR release to 29 March

Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma has postponed the release of his controversial movie Lakshmi’s NTR to 29 March. “Get ready to know all the truths on 29 March,” Varma tweeted on Tuesday. The movie based on Telugu Desam Party (TDP) founder and former Andhra Pradesh chief minister NT Rama Rao’s second marriage with Lakshmi Parvathi and…

Ram Gopal Varma paints a new controversy in this trailer to yet another biopic on NT Rama Rao

Ram Gopal Varma paints a new controversy in this trailer to yet another biopic on NT Rama Rao

A month after Krish’s ‘official’ biopic on the late NT Rama Rao, NTR Kathanayakudu (2019), there is another film coming up based on the life and times of Telugu’s cinema’s first superstar. Ram Gopal Varma and Agasthya Manju’s Lakshmi’s NTR seems to delve into the clear divide between the two former chief ministers of Andhra…