Vasu Manthena is an Indian film director working in the Telugu movie industry. He has directed the Telugu movie Basthi which released in the year 2015. Vasu Manthena was also the writer, producer and screenplay writer of this film starring lead actor Abhimanyu Singh Abhimanyu Singh is a popular Indian film and telev >> Read More... , Shreyan, Pragathi and many more. Being his first movie, Vasu Manthena tried his skill on writing and directing a love story with a mix of action sequences, but it is high on the love quotient.

Vasu Manthena has bought the rights to direct a film based on a book authored by Khushwant Singh. Vasu Manthena is very versatile. He has stepped into different fields in his career life. Vasu Manthena is known in the education field as he owns few institutions. He has also dabbled in ballet and theatre arts. Vasu Manthena is not new to the television industry as he has started a news channel called iNews.

After all these, he stepped into filmmaking. It was then that he directed the Telugu film Basthi in 2015. After having done a movie locally, Vasu Manthena is planning to make a mark internationally for which he acquired the rights of Khudhwant Singh's novel The Company of Women. This film is said to be made in English with the international casts, and it is produced by Vasu Manthena's film production company called Vazman Productions.

The Company of Women is said to be a racy novel. Given his reasons for choosing this novel as it is considered Khushwant Singh's best work, Vasu Manthena said he liked it as it is a very bold and straightforward story with no inhibitions. It has a dark theme in which the author expresses his views about taboos and unpopular secrets about the sexual life of a man while also accepting these confessions.

It also covers parts about overcoming shame and shame in one's life. Since such a heavy content might not run favorable among Telugu audience as it such topics are not tested in Tollywood and also because it will be difficult to clear in the Censor Board of India, it is possible that these are the reasons for which Vasu Manthena wanted to produce it to the international audience. Vasu Manthena feels it will be an exciting content for the movie industry as it will be a great entertainer on celluloid.

For this movie, Vasu Manthena is on the mission to fetch an award-winning music director and screenplay writer, and he is thinking of shooting the film in Princeton, Haridwar, and Delhi. Vasu Manthena has a close association to the Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao. Vasu Manthena is said to be adventurous, and creative, and he finds it exciting to test waters in the entertainment area.

He has also bought the rights to remake hit Punjabi movies in Telugu like Sardarji, Juliet 2 and Jat. He is also producing a biopic in Hindi. Vasu Manthena is inclined towards entrepreneurship as he is born into a business family. He has made ventures in India, USA, and even Africa. His most successful venture was the start-up of news channel iNews, but in the year 2011, he left the channel.

Although he had no experience whatsoever in the TV or cinema industry, making news channel and movies like Basthi was a very fulfilling experience for him. For his upcoming international flick, Vasu Manthena is said to cast actors from Hollywood and Bollywood and is very keen on roping in Irrfan Khan Irrfan Khan is a noted Bollywood actor who started >> Read More... for one of the roles. Also, the movie needs seven female lead roles who will all get selected through auditions. When asked if any Tollywood actors are in his interest, Vasu dismissed it.

Bharath Parepalli Telugu Actor

Bharath Parepalli

Bharath Parepalli is an Indian director predominantly working in Telugu film industry. The talented director made his entry into the industry a little late, but he is roaring the success like a lion. The director has given many successful movies to the industry. Those are considered to be all-in-all entertainment by the audience and critics acclaim them too. The director has worked with the ace star cast of Telugu film industry. For the talent that he possesses, no doubt the directors is always a choice by most of the actors and actresses. The director has shown his talent not only in his directorial skills but also as the singer, lyricist and as a producer too. The director was seen singing and writing songs for the Telugu movie ‘Neelaveni’ released this year i.e., in 2016 which was a success in the industry. He also directed this movie. This year he also directed another Telugu movie called ‘Konaseemalo Chittamma Kittayya.’ He directed his only Malayalam movie in the year 2008 called ‘Maya IPS’ which was the remake of the Telugu movie from his directorial experience called ‘Maisamma IPS’ released in 2007. His directorial venture includes ‘Adivishnu’, released in 2008; ‘Lokhame Kothaga’, released in 2011; ‘Heroine’, blockbuster of 2015; ‘Siri Malle Puvvu’ and ‘Siri Malle Puvvu’, Telugu movies of the year 2016. The director got into production with movie ‘Ishta Sakhi’ and, later on, produced his directorial venture ‘Heroine’ in 2015.


Veeru K

Veeru K is a South Indian professional film director, screenplay writer, composer, and music director. He has worked in many fields in the Telugu Film Industry. Veeru K is known for his works as a film director for the movies 2 Much which released in the year 2002 with actors Bala Kumar, Raasi, and Chitra Mehta in lead roles and the movie Aaro Pranam with Telugu actors Brahmanandam, Soundarya and Vineeth in lead characters. This movie came out in the year 1997. Veeru K entered the cine field with his debut movie named Pelli Vara Mandi which also came in the year 1997 with actors Dasari Arun Kumar and Sakshi Shivanand as the lead pair. For this movie, Veeru K did the direction, composed the music, wrote the story, screenplay and dialogue. Usually, Veeru K does all these works himself for his movies. Veeru K was also a producer in the movie 2 Much, and he was the music composer and writer too of this film. His other films in Telugu including Mike Testing 143 which hit the big screens in the year 2018, Malini And Co. which released in the year 2018, and many more. Veeru K has also directed a Kannada movie which is an action, drama film named Smuggler starring Priya Hassan and Suresh which released in the year 2017. His other Telugu projects are Sound Party which came in 2018, Company which was out in the year 2012. The film Rendaksharaala Prema is said to release in the year 2019. Veeru K owns a record label named Vega Music. Under this banner, many music albums from Tamil, Kannada, and Telugu were released. Some of the albums are Mupozhudhum Un Karpanaigal, Porali, Unnoda Oru Naal in Tamil industry and Malini & Co in Telugu, and many more. Veeru K was the recipient of the Nandi Award for the category Best First Film of a Director. He was first an associate director in the Telugu film industry at Motion Pictures and Film. Veeru K was born and brought up in Hyderabad, Telangana in India. He works there currently. Veeru K releases private albums and singles also with Ramashri Creations studio. As a music director, Veeru K has had many famous, veteran singers perform his compositions. Some of the singers are S. P. Balasubramaniyam, Sujata, S. P. B. Charan, Chitra, Mano, Swarnalatha and many more. Veeru K is also a lyricist, and he is the one who mostly writes for his compositions.

Veeru K Telugu Actor