The awards season is bringing in a brand new joy in the film circles. After Film fare awards nominations were announced, now its the turn of South Indian International Movie Awards(SIIMA). The nominations list for the year 2015 of Telugu movies has Manam and Race Gurram topping the charts with highest number of nominations with 11 each. Voting for this biggest South movie awards will open on 18th June, 2015, as informed by the SIIMA. Apparently, like all the awards does, this list too had its share of disappointments and YAY moments of the fan boys. While Mahesh Babu, who failed to score a nomination in the Film fare awards gets a place in SIIMA, Nagarjuna, who has won all the accolades for his performance in Manam, did not get a nomination in SIIMA Awards. Nevertheless, the nomination list which has 19 categories has some interesting talents on board. Check out the complete list of Nominations in the slides below. Nominations Some of the categories from SIIMA Awards 2015. … [Read more...] about SIIMA Awards 2015 Nominations List Of Telugu Movies
The amount of respect and love Prachi Tehlan holds for her Mamangam co-star Mammootty was evident during one of the film's promotion events in Dubai. Tehlan was asked in her career, what she want to be, to which she replied 'I want to be Mammooka'. Overwhelmed with emotions, the actress further said, "I have never been a diehard fan of anyone, but Mammooka is infused with an infectious energy which makes him different from everybody. More than being a great actor, he is an amazing human being. He holds great values and is always down to earth." View this post on Instagram Dear Mammooka, I am Writing this message closer to the release just to share my happiness and feelings on being a part of Mamangam and getting to make my debut with you in it. Honestly I was very new to everything down south when Mamangam came to me. I have grown 2 years older with this project. Mamangam journey has taught me way more in 2 years than what sports taught me in 10 years. I feel Sports has prepared … [Read more...] about Mamangam: Prachi Tehlan Breaks Down While Talking About Co-star Mammootty!
Pranitha Subash, the south actress popular for acting in Kannada, Telugu and Tamil movies escapes from a terrific car accident, unhurt! The police reports say that, Pranitha Subhash escaped unhurt while two others travelling with her suffered minor injuries in accident which took place in Telangana's Nalgonda district, yesterday, Feb 14. Further reports say that, the Attarintiki actress was travelling with her personal staff in a multi-purpose vehicle. The mishap occurred near Mothey police station between Suryapet and Khammam at around noon when the driver of the vehicle lost control over the wheels in a bid to avoid collision with a two-wheeler coming from opposite direction, resulting in their MPV turning turtle, said Police. Mothey Police Station Sub-Inspector Ram Anjaneyulu, based on information available said that, "Five persons, including the actress and her personal staff, were travelling in the vehicle when the accident occurred. Two occupants, including the driver, received … [Read more...] about PICS: Pranitha Escapes A Terrific Car Accident!
Mahesh Babu, who has won several awards along with 4 Filmfare Awards, is not even considered as a competitor this year. Filmfare has conducted a press conference yesterday and unveiled the nominations list for all the sections of awards of 62nd Filmfare Awards south. Mahesh Babu was not in the nominations list for the best actor category, to the disappointment of his followers. Mahesh's 1 Nenokkadine, though failed at the box office, all the movie buffs and critics appreciated Mahesh for his acting prowess. However, the film did not even fetch a nomination for the actor. Are the awards only for commercially successful films? The question is again put to discussion among social networking sites and fan clubs. Apparently, one should understand that it is not possible to accommodate all the heroes in the nominations every year, when there are so many good performances in a particular time period. As they say, everybody gets their due. On the other side, Venkatesh, who attended the press … [Read more...] about SHOCKING: Mahesh Babu Is Not Best Actor
The grand award event of SIIMA 2016, had its share of noteworthy and memorable moments. The award event felicitated Telugu and Kannada talents last night in Singapore, while Chiranjeevi was welcomed back to films with a sweet act, the legendary singer S Janaki was honoured with the Life Time Achievement award. Rakul Preet Singh, Pranitha Subash, Devi Sri Prasad, Pragya Jaiswal and Sayyesha rocked the dance floor with their thumping performances and the show was hosted by Lakshmi Manchu and comedian Ali. See the highlights of the event in the slides below or scroll down to see the winners list: SIIMA AWARDS 2016 Complete Winners List (Telugu): Best Film: Baahubali Best Actor: Mahesh Babu (Srimanthudu) Best Actress: Shruti Haasan (Srimanthudu) Best Actor(Critics): Allu Arjun (Rudramadevi) Best Actress(Critics): Anushka Shetty (Rudramadevi) Best Director: Rajamouli (Baahubali) The Youth Icon of South India award: Samantha Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Male): Rajendra Prasad … [Read more...] about SIIMA AWARDS 2016 Telugu Winners List & Highlights: IN PHOTOS