RRR writer V Vijayendra Prasad: 'When I face a creative block, I just watch two-three scenes from Sholay'
The writer, who also helmed the iconic Baahubali, also said, "A good writer should cater to the needs of the director, producer, primary protagonist and audience."
Three years after Rajamouli first told Prabhas about Baahubali, Rajamouli gave the star a full narration. Prabhas got goosebumps.
Nikhil Siddhartha on Karthikeya 2: Never in my wildest dreams I imagined it would do so well in Hindi
In an exclusive interview with Firstpost, Nikhil is elated as he chats about the stupendous success of Karthikeya 2, how visual effects also play an immensely crucial role in a film of such stature and craft, working with veteran actor Anupam Kher, and what fans can expect from part 3.
Enthralling screenplays, strong characters, mind-boggling action sequences, and visionary imagination, Rajamouli is one National Award winning filmmaker who hasn’t delivered any flop film.
Anshumaan Pushkar on Jamtara Season 2: Be it Baahubali or our show, cliffhangers intrigue viewers to watch the next part
In an exclusive interview with Firstpost, Sparsh Shrivastava, Monika Panwar, and Anshumaan Pushkar get candid, with smiles and glees, and talk about what to expect from the show in season 2, understanding the small-town milieu, and much more.
The epic drama is based on the life of Chola emperor and has many firsts to its credit including being the first Tamil film to release in IMAX worldwide.
SS Rajamouli on his film with Mahesh Babu: It’s going to be a kind of James Bond or Indiana Jones film with Indian roots
The filmmaker spoke about his next magnum opus at the Toronto International Film Festival. He’s currently riding high on the blockbuster success of RRR.
He turns 63 on August 29. It’s a working birthday for the actor and he’s happy to be getting roles that satisfy his craving for challenges.
‘Salaar’ coming towards the end of 2023 is helmed by Prashanth Neel who is coming off a golden run with ‘KGF’ so the industry believes that it will be a good flick. But it is ‘Adipurush’, releasing in January 2023, that will be the litmus test for the Telugu star.
Liger villain Vish on the north v/s south debate: Baahubali opened the gates for all the south actors and filmmakers
He prefers to be called Vish, he plays the antagonist in Liger opposite Vijay Deverakonda. And in an interview with Firstpost, he chats about the unique moniker, prepping for his role, and weighs on the North v/s South debate that has overtaken social media and people’s perceptions.
It was most clearly a conversation of cumulative curiosity among the R-named highflyers-- Rajamouli, Joe Russo, Anthony Russo, Rajeev Masand-- discussing RRR, ideating and resonating with one another, and also exchanging views on why the digital platform can at times be preferable to big screen.
7 years of Baahubali The Beginning: Throwback to physique transformation goals Prabhas gave us in the film
Throwback to when Prabhas gave the nation a major physique transformation goal with Baahubali: The Beginning.
The Indian cinema has delivered some of its biggest blockbusters in the month of April and May.
While KGF 2 and RRR have become global blockbusters at the box office, Thalapathy Vijay's Beast has turned out to be a disappointing affair.
The women of RRR are so uncooked and ill-written that it is difficult to believe they are conceived by the same man who created Baahubali’s iconic, inimitable Sivagami and Devsena.
The long and eagerly awaited Rajamouli epic, the follow-up to the phenomenal Baahubali is here, but does RRR live up to the hype and expectations? Subhash K Jha finds out.
Ram Charan and Jr NTR's offscreen friendship and camaraderie seep into their onscreen performances, and the organic transformation from strangers to brothers-in-arms has been captured beautifully.
After Bachchhan Paandey which was totally trounced by The Kashmir Files typhoon, it is now time for S S Rajamouli’s RRR to run scared.