Hot Topic: Tollywood Elders Meet YS Jagan
Ever since AP CM YS Jaganmohan Reddy government made Vizag as the Executive Capital of the state, interesting discussions have begun in the Telugu film industry. While some producers are planning to build the required infrastructure like studios, others are planning the shoot of their films in the port city. Whether it will materialize or not, discussions are also going on regarding the Tollywood shifting to Vizag. Amidst these speculations, a group of senior Tollywood elders have called upon CM YS Jagan today at his camp office.
D. Suresh Babu, Shyam Prasad Reddy, Gemini Kiran and, Vallabhaneni Vamsi were among the group that met AP CM. The seniors said to have discussed the film industry development activities in Vizag. As per a grapevine, they have requested the CM to support the industry in terms of land allotments and required permissions for taking up developing studios. Apparently they also requested AP government's support for building the required infrastructure in Vizag. They have brought to CM's notice regarding the Nandi Awards and requested the government to conduct the pending felicitation event.
The CM said to have responded positively to the requests put forth by the Tollywood seniors and promised them to support the film industry in every way possible. On the other hand, the another group consisting of Chiranjeevi, Nagarjuna, Dil Raju and Allu Aravind are planning to meet Telangana CM K.Chandrasekhar Rao soon to discuss the issues of Tollywood. They are also ready with several requests for the development of Tollywood in Hyderabad. The two groups appear to be different but they are ultimately working with the same goal that will ultimately beneficial to Tollywood.