In the latest tidings emerging from the Southern film industry, it has been reported that the much-awaited Telugu motion picture RRR has its sights set on making a splash at the Oscars in the year 2023. The movie, which is helmed by the accomplished S.S. Rajamouli, boasts of an ensemble cast that features the likes of Ram Charan, Jr. NTR, and the graceful Alia Bhatt.
Meanwhile, the gifted director Venkatesh Maha recently took a jibe at the Kannada film KGF, asserting that it glorifies brutality and that the motion picture industry must not propagate such pernicious content. In a riposte to the criticism, the director of the film, Prashanth Neel, contended that violence is an indispensable part of the narrative and that the film does not espouse it.
In other news, the highly talented actress Sai Pallavi has joined the star-studded cast of the much-awaited Telugu flick Pushpa 2, starring the suave Allu Arjun. The movie is a sequel to the highly successful 2021 film Pushpa and is under the able direction of the inimitable Sukumar.
Additionally, the Malayalam film industry is prepping for the highly anticipated 2021 Kerala State Film Awards, which are scheduled to be announced on the 14th of March. This year’s awards are predicted to be fiercely competitive, with numerous films that have garnered critical acclaim vying for the coveted awards.
Lastly, the Tamil film industry is grieving the loss of the distinguished actor and director K.S. Gopalakrishnan, who breathed his last at the ripe old age of 89. Gopalakrishnan was renowned for his contributions to the Tamil film industry, especially during the 1960s and 1970s.
Overall, the Southern film industry remains a hotbed of enterprise and creativity, with numerous exceptional projects and talented individuals who are making their presence felt. As always, enthusiasts and critics alike are eagerly anticipating the next big thing to emerge from this lively and dynamic industry.