Audio release of 21st Century Lions Cinema's first
Telugu film 'Premayanamaha' was organized at Padmavathy
Temple in Srinagar Colony at 11 am on 1st November
2003. Since the film deals with the love story of
the son of a temple's priest who visits USA, the producers
have chosen Temple as audio release venue.
film launches Saandip, who is a popular playback singer
as hero. It also introduces Kausha Racha in Telugu
as heroine. She started her career as dancer in Mumbai
film industry 3 years back. She was also part of dancers
for a few Telugu songs pictured on the likes of Mahesh
Babu, Uday Kiran, Tarun etc. This film is being produced
by 4 NRIs. Shivram Apte, who worked as assistant director
for Calcutta Mail film is making his debut as director
Arvind, Aswini Dutt and Tammareddy Bharadwaja were
invited as the guests. Director K Raghavendra Rao
performed Pooja for this occasion. Incidentally, this
is the first public appearance of K Raghavendra Rao
after he was operated.
on this occasion, hero Saandip said that he is feeling
lucky to enact as a hero for the songs sung by the
likes of Hariharan and Shankar Mahadevan. He thanked
the producers and the director for choosing him as
hero. He said that singing is his passion and he would
continue as playback singer while acting in films.
Kausha said that she has been worked as a dancer in
Mumbai film industry for the past three years. And
her life story has striking similarities with that
of Urmila character in Ramu's Rangeela film. She thanked
Shivram Apte for choosing her as the heroine.
director Ramesh Yerra said that he is been in this
film industry for the past 15 years. He scored music
for a few TV serials. This is his first film as music
Shivram Apte said that he worked for lots of TV channels
like Gemini, Doordarshan and Zee in the past. He worked
as cashier for Anthapuram film that was produced by
Gemini Kiran. At that time he learnt the technique
of making movies. Later on he worked as an assistant
director for Calcutta Mail film that was produced
by Allu Arvind and Aswini Dutt. While working for
that film with Ravi K Chandran, he picked up Shamdat
as cinematographer for this film. Shivram said that
K Raghavendra Rao is his inspiration as a director.
said that audio of any film is like a visiting card.
And people would decide whether to watch film or not
by listening to music. He also said that there is
a lucky coupon in the audio cassette and 4 lucky winners
would get an opportunity to visit USA. The producers
would sponsor the to and fro flight fare and the winners
should obtain visas on their own.
Sunitha, Bunty, Raghu Kunche, Chandra Bose sang a
song each at the audio function. Sunitha anchored
this event. Aditya music manufactured the audio.
Sunitha, Dr. Bunty
Raa Ramjubale Chepa
Raghu Kunche, Saandip, Lenina Chowdary