is the story point of Chukkallo Chandrudu?
A trendy NRI boy (Siddardha) comes to India in search of a
life partner. In that process, he meets three girls (Sada,
Charmme & Saloni). The rest of the story is all about
who he marries.
is the progress of this film?
With excellent planning and proper schedules, we could able
to stick to the deadlines and completed the shoot with in
the budget. Director Siva Kumar executed the film in timely
fashion. The shooting of the film is completed by the afternoon
of 12th December. Dubbing, rerecording and mixing is simultaneously
us about the work of protégés of Mani Ratnam
(hero Siddardha and director Siva Kumar)?
There is tremendous understanding between these two youngsters.
Siva Kumar brought new flavor, vibrant colors and brilliant
music to Chukkallo Chandrudu. They also extracted trendy and
fresh music from Chakri. There would be seven songs in Chukkallo
Chandrudu. Hero Siddardha lent his voice for two songs. Chukkallo
Chandrudu is going to be a youthful and trendy film.
is it like working with ANR?
At the age of 84, ANR possess great energy and spirit. He
inspired all the youngsters in the team with his work.
about heroines and other technical aspects?
Sada, Charmme and Saloni are going enhance the glamour of
the film with their glittering performances. Chakri is at
his best in this film. This album is going to be Chakri's
comeback album with both trendy and melodious music. Cinematographers
Abhik Mukhopadyaya and Sameer Reddy did fabulous work by capturing
many days did you shoot the film in and what were the locations
The total number of working days for this film is 75. Major
part of this film was shot Hyderabad. We went to Austria to
shoot a few songs and few scenes.
made a splash with NVNV this year. How different is Chukkallo
Chandrudu from NVNV?
The only similarity is the profile of hero character. Both
these characters are of NRI. The entire second half in NVNV
happens in rural atmosphere where as this film is completely
shot in urban environment. Chukkallo Chandrudu is aimed at
youth and family crowds.
are you planning to release the audio and the film?
Maruthi music has bought the audio rights. We may release
the audio on 20th of this film. We would definitely be releasing
this film on 14th January as Sankranthi special.
are many releases lined up for Sankranthi 2006. Don't you
think it's risky?
I think Sankranthi festival can take many simultaneous blockbusters.
about the business of this film. How would the new tax system
affect this film?
I can say that business of the film is being done at a safe
margin. With the new tax system I can see lots of profits
in long run of the film compared to the earlier tax system.
I am happy with it.
you launching any website for Creative Commercials banner?
Yes. We would be launching www.creativecommercials.cc very
Mohan Babu 2
KV Ramana IAS
Devi Sri Prasad
AM Ratnam 2
Ram Gopal Varma 3
Mahesh Babu 2
Mohan Babu 1
KS Rama Rao 1
AS Ravi Kumar
Ram Gopal Varma 2
Ram Gopal Varma