Arjun's Arya completed 100 days in 56 centers by making
Allu Arjun the only star to have two consecutive debut
blockbusters with each running for 100 days in more
than 50 direct centers. 125 days function of the blockbuster
Arya was held at a packed open auditorium at Lalithakala
Thoranam, Hyderabad on 8th September. Chiranjeevi
is the chief guest of the occasion, as Sumanth and
Gopichand and special invitees.
performance is energetic - Sumanth
Speaking on the occasion actor Sumanth said that he
is well wisher of Allu Arjun and Allu Arjun is a well
wisher of him. He saw the film Arya in a public theater.
Sumanth commended that Allu Arjun has got tremendous
energy in his work and he carried entire film on his
Gopichand congratulated Sukumar. He opined that the
work done by Allu Arjun is extraordinary.
predicted the success of Arya - Sukumar
Director Sukumar said that there are two edges (popularity
and fan following of Chiranjeevi and Pawan Kalyan)
to the magnitude of success of Arya. He also remembered
that it was Chiranjeevi who predicted the success
of Arya after watching the preview a day before release.
He thanked each and every artist and team member for
their contribution. While taking the shield from Chiranjeevi,
Sukumar also called two co-directors (Prakash and
Vema Reddy) who helped him a lot.
industry needs more hits - Chiranjeevi
Chiranjeevi said that it is becoming increasingly
difficult for a film to run for 100 days. That's too
in more number of centers! Chiranjeevi also opined
that Telugu film industry needs many more hits.
home work and hard work is inspiring - Chiranjeevi
Speaking about Sukumar, he said that a small different
idea could lead into a brilliant film and Arya is
an example of it. Chiranjeevi remembered the day when
Sukumar narrated the story to him before the approval
of project. Sukumar had done his hardwork and came
to Chiranjeevi with every minute detail in his control.
Chiranjeevi affirmed that many directors should work
hard like Sukumar to make the film industry a better
knows audience pulse - Chiranjeevi
Speaking about the producer, Chiranjeevi said that
Raju knows the mass pulse and how things work. He
is also extremely good at tapping new talent and utilizing
it to the maximum extent.
am jealous of Amalapuram song - Chiranjeevi
Chiranjeevi admitted that he is jealous of Allu Arjun
getting 'Aa ante amalapuram' tune in 'Arya'. But after
listening to Devi Sri Prasad's compositions in Shankar
Dada MBBS, he felt that there are three mass songs
in Shankar Dada MBBS that are as good as 'Aa ante
amalapuram'. He complimented Devi Sri Prasad for giving
such a great music.
commended that balanced performance of Siva Balaji.
Rathnavelu has done a fantastic job, Chiranjeevi opined.
Arjun is a Stylish Star - Chiranjeevi
Chiranjeevi remembered one incident when a friend
of Allu Arvind called up him to find out there is
any job for his son in film industry, as his son is
becoming wayward in their village. Chiranjeevi laughed
at that incident for the image Telugu film industry
is carrying. Likewise, one fine day Allu Arvind said
to Chiranjeevi that his 1st and 3rd sons are doing
pretty fine. But his second son Allu Arjun has become
a troublesome problem to Allu Arvind as he was not
doing well in studies. But Allu Arjun wanted to join
film industry. That's how Gangotri was made followed
by Arya. Chiranjeevi highly praised Allu Arjun for
his stylized performance and called him as 'Stylish
Star'. Chiranjeevi felt that the dances of Allu Arjun
have electricity, preciseness and energy.
of to Pawan Kalyan - Chiranjeevi
Speaking about Gudumba Shankar, Chiranjeevi said that
Pawan Kalyan has worked for this film with vengeance
(kasi). He made the film entertaining from 1st frame
to the last frame. Chiranjeevi said that he would
meet the fans along with Pawan Kalyan on 100th day
of Gudumba Shankar.
Dada MBBS in month end
Chiranjeevi tipped his fans that Shankar Dada MBBS
would be releasing in the month end (probably 29th
Sri Prasad organized the entire show with his indomitable
zest. Shilpa Chakravarthy and Gayatri Bhargavi anchored