Singanamala Ramesh, famous as Singanamala Ramesh Babu Ramesh Babu is a film actor and producer in India; >> Read More... , is an Indian producer working under the Telugu banner of Sri Kanakaratna Movies Pvt. Ltd that he has founded. He has had a very controversial career that is spiced and peppered with allegations of extortion and cheating. He is well- known as S. Ramesh Babu and has played a pivotal role in the production of quite a few movies like Veeda, Khaleja, and Maa Annayya. Amongst all his movies, Maa Annayya was his first production, which got released in 2000. The film starred Dr. Rajashekhar and turned out to be a hit in the audience’s opinion. The family movie managed to rack up a respectable collection. The 2003 film, Veede was an action romance movie.

This movie was an adaptation of its Tamil counterpart Shool that had to be released in 2002. Veede was his second collaboration with the esteemed director Ravi Raja Pinisetty Ravi Raja Pinisetty is a famous Telugu film direct >> Read More... . In the same year, Singanamala ventured into Tamil movies with Ramachandra. The movie went on to win an award for the best male playback in the Tamil Nadu State Film Awards, but other than that the film failed to make an impact on the regular movie-goers. As per the critics, the violence depicted in the movie and the clichéd storyline made the movie unwatchable. After the previous setback, Singanamala also released Janaki Weds Sriram and Villan, but both the movies were not spectacular and left the spectators expecting more from him.

In 2005, the renowned director P. Vasu expressed his wish to direct superstar Rajnikanth again but due to his prior engagements with Sivaji, the plans had to be shelved. He then managed to convince Ajith Kumar Ajith Kumar is a prominent Tamil film actor, model >> Read More... to play the role. After a change in the production and direction, it was Singanamala who agreed to finance the project, finally waving the green flag for the movie. This incident is how Paramasivan, the Tamil film, became a reality. He also got involved in other projects like the Tamil films Nam Naadu and Pokkiri in the year 2007. In 2010, he produced Khaleja the film featuring Mahesh Babu Born on 9 August 1975 in Chennai, Mahesh Ghattaman >> Read More... . This Telugu movie showed Mahesh’s strong presence to a level that it started being called Mahesh Khaleja.

It gave Mahesh a breakthrough back into the film industry after a gap of four years. Even then, the movie was not a blockbuster and did not live up to its potential. After this, Singanamala stopped doing films but things turned out very messy for him. In 2011, he was arrested by the CID since they had concrete evidence to help trace the location of the prime accused, Bhanu, in the Maddelacheruvu Suri’s murder case. Suri was a gangster. S. Ramesh Babu was also booked for cheating and taken to the Chennai Local Court. He was closely associated with the victim and the accused, due to which he resorted to blackmailing to regain all the money he had incurred as a loss in his movie ventures. Later, he was under judicial remand. Both his sons have made their debut in the field of acting.

K. Manju Telugu Actor

K. Manju

Born in a Kannada family, K. Manju is a well-known Kannada film producer in the South industry. Manju was born in Mayasandra village in Karnataka. His childhood was filled with a lot of obstacles, and he had to juggle a lot to reach this platform of producing movies. Manju’s father worked hard to sell coconuts, and his mother worked as a servant in a hospital named NIMHANS. His mother only worked to balance their financial condition. Manju couldn’t get the education at a young age because they were financially backward at that time and there were no schools in his village. His mother tried hard to do everything she could to educate her son. Manju couldn’t clear his 10th standard exams in one go and struggled to clear them in the second attempt. After that, he somehow managed to pass his 12th standard exams after which he decided to become an auto driver. Manju also worked as a janitor cleaning washrooms and also sold coconuts to earn a living. It was after becoming an auto driver that he became stable financially. He built his own small house and got married also. Initially, he wanted to become a doctor or an engineer but was unable to do so because of his poor condition. To deposit his college fees he had to become a driver and after that, he established an automobile shop also. Manju is arguably the best producer in the South film industry these days. He is a great admirer of ‘Vishnuvardhan’. When Manju lend money to a director, it was then that his association with the film industry started. Manju first put his money for the film, Police Story and made some gain out of it. After that, he went ahead to produce the Kannada film, Anuraga Spandana, in the year 1997. Manju then went ahead to produce films like ‘Jenugudu’, ‘Jamindaaru’, ‘Sahukaara’, in the starting of the 21st century. Manju is famous for producing films like ‘Aramane’, ‘Raja Huli’, Super Ranga, and ‘Jigarthanda’. Manju has mostly produced Kannada films, but he aims to produce movies in various languages. He also produced one Tamil movie, ‘Bramman’. Bramman revolved around the story of a guy who is the owner of a theater and the obstacles faced by him. This movie didn’t receive much appreciation and had a rating of 4 on IMDb. Manju and Vishnuvardhana worked together for five movies. Manju has produced more than 23 films by now, and most of them were received well by the viewers. He is also a politician as he wanted to serve the residents of this country.

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Ram Achanta

Ram Achanta is a leading producer in the Tollywood Industry. He is known for his production company ‘14 Reels.’ With a dozen of films to his credit, Ram Achanta is a growing producer for the silver screen. He started a private entertainment production and distribution unit named 14 Reels in collaboration with his brother ‘Gopichand Achanta’ and ‘Anil Sunkara’. This Indian film company was set up in 2009 at Hyderabad. Today, 14 Reels is synonymous with Telugu cinema with the trio- Ram, Gopi, and Anil. The first movie by Ram as a producer was the ‘Daggubati Venkatesh’ starrer “Namo Venkatesh” released in 2010. It was the unit’s first project soon after its formation. It was in association with Suresh Productions. This movie was a Box-Office hit. It was appraised due its comedy flavor and unique storyline. It was centered on the leads Venkatesh and ‘Trisha Krishnan’. Their next venture was an Action comedy film “Dookudu” in 2011. It was written and directed by ‘Srinu Vaitla’. ‘Mahesh Babu’ and ‘Samantha Ruth Prabhu’ were the lead actors. This movie can be called as the best one for them so far due to the efforts of Ram and his group. It was the first Telugu film to have such a grand opening. It was a blockbuster hit and collected a hefty amount at the box office. Moreover, it also won 6 Awards at the Filmfare Awards. In 2012, Ram was the executive producer for the short thriller film ‘The Unknown.’ In 2014, Ram and his unit, 14 Reels came up with their next movie “1- Nenokkadine,” directed by ‘Sukumar’. It once again had Mahesh babu as the lead and ‘Kriti Sanon’ was the lead actress. It was a revenge story of a Rockstar. Nenokkadine was one of the first Telugu film to be dubbed in multiple languages. On its release, it was all over the news for releasing in 1500 screens worldwide.  According to the trio, it was filmed with different experience that would leave the audience wanting for more. The movie was one of its kind. With each passing year, 14 Reels was gaining hits. The same year, the next release was “Legend”, an action-packed film. Following this, came the Kannada movie “Power” starring ‘Puneeth Rajkumar’ and Trisha. Next release was “Aagadu” based on an encounter specialist. The latest release by 14 reels is the movie “Krishna Gaadi Veera Prema Gaadha” (KVPG). This unit also has a distribution of films under it. Films such as ‘Endukante Premanta,’ ’Eega’, ‘Tuneega Tuneega’, ‘Andala Rakshasi’ were distributed overseas. Lately, it was rumored that the trio of 14 reels is heading towards separation after losses incurred by their flop movie- Aagadu.

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Ram Achanta Telugu Actor