May 4th is the birthday of the senior most Telugu
film director Dasari Narayana Rao (148 films). On
this eve, the press went to the house of Dasari Narayana
Rao to cover the birthday function.
to the press, Dasari said that he entered the Telugu
film industry in 1972 with 'Tatha Manavadu' film.
He completed 32 years of serving Telugu film industry.
He dedicated his birthday to 'Telugu cinema kalama
Talli'. He said that he started celebrating amidst
industry crowds since 1975. He said that this is his
1st birthday celebration after buying an own house
said that he would be making three Telugu films this
year produced by K Devi Vara Prasad, Vadde Ramesh
and Mohan Babu. He would be announcing further details
of his films very soon.
said that he is not in the race for the seat of chief
minister. He said that Congress is going to come to
power at any cost this time. He said that he has been
observing lot of dissatisfaction among the public
when he started bus yatra on 3rd November 2004. He
said that the basic reasons for TDP defeat are peasant
problems, current (power) problems, unemployment etc.
said that he would make sure that the producers of
small films would get subsidy for their films when
Congress comes to power.
asked the difference between political and film industry,
Dasari said that politics is full of opportunists,
and there is little bit of jealous factor in film
industry. He also said that none of Telugu film actors
come close to the acting of politicians.
and filmy bigwigs have graced to Dasari's house to
wish him on his birthday.