Superhit Friends banner - that is established by BA Raju,
the editor of the most successful and only profit making
film magazine Superhit - produced it's first venture 'Premalo
Pavani Kalyan' with Ankita and Deepak as the lead pair.
This film ran well in B and C centers and fetched a comfortable
net profit of 60 lakhs to the producer. With that encouragement,
BA Raju has started his second venture as producer with
'Chantigadu' by introducing Baladitya and Suhasini in the
direction of his wife B Jaya. B Jaya is also a journalist
Raju - who mastered the pulse of media - arranged an extravagant
opening of the film 'Chantigadu' in Rama Naidu studios today.
All the bigwigs of the industry graced this event to make
Rama Naidu - who entered the Guinness book of world records
by becoming the only producer who delivered 100 plus films
- did the Pooja. K Raghavendra Rao - who earned a place
for himself in records by directing 100 commercial films
- has switched on the camera. N Hari Krishna - who entered
the film industry as a child artist and started his second
innings recently and has been delivering hits - has given
the clap on the lead pair. Vijaya Nirmala - who is the only
female director in the world who directed around 50 films
- directed the first shot.
on this occasion, director Jaya said that she has lots of
ideas in her mind and she is implementing one by one and
now its time to direct a film. She said she has been a great
fan of directors like Bharati Raja, Bala Chandar, K Raghavendra
Rao, Dasari Narayana Rao, Bapu, K Viswanath and Vijaya Nirmala.
She said that 'Chantigadu' is a village based teenage love
Raja - who is providing dialogues - said that it was B Jaya
who wrote a first article in film magazines on him when
he was writing dialogues for 'Nava Bharatam'. He said that
it was a wonderful feeling to see his name on print for
the first time and now the time has come to show the gratitude
by writing good dialogues for this film.
shooting of this film has started on 9th June in Hyderabad.
Later on the unit would move to places like Narsapuram,
Sakhinetipalli, Nepal to shoot the remaining part of the
film. Audio release of the film is expected in the month
of July. This film is slated for release either in September
hero Baladitya has acted in more than 50 films as child
artist and also won Nandi Award. The heroine Suhasini is
a teen Telugu girl from the Nellore city. Both these debutants
thank the producer and director for giving them the opportunity.
The glossy invitation that is printed for this muhurat function
has also become a talk of the industry.