Monday, August 10, 2015

South Sensation actress Asin to quit films?

South Sensation beauty queen Asin who has rocked Indian Cinema (both in South film industry and Bollywood) is reportedly set to quit film industry after her last Bollywood picture ALL IS WELL opposite Bollywood top stars Rishi Kapoor and Abhishek Bachchan. 

If rumors are to believed then Asin has plans to marry her beau Rahul Shrama, the founder of Micromax and live a settled life of a married women and experience marital bliss.

Asin had earlier hinted about her retirement in an interview to a national daily when she said, "I'd always said that the moment my career ceased to excite me creatively, I'd pack my bags.”


Asin made her silver screen debut through Malayalam film NARENDRAN MAKAN JAYAKANTHAN VAKA (2001) starring Kunchacko Boban and directed by Sathyan Anthikad. She then did her first Telugu film AMMA NANNA O TAMILA AMMAYI (2003) and was immensely successful in the Telugu film industry in bagging several other offers. Her first Tamil film was M. Kumaran S/O MAHALAKSHMI (2004). Following the film's success, she teamed up with almost all the young Tamil heroes, namely Surya, Vijay, Vikram and Ajith in the films GHAJINI (2005).

In Bollywood she made her debut opposite Aamir Khan in GHAJINI (2008). Later she gave many hits and has the reputation of teaming with Salman Khan in three LONDON DREAMS, READY and NO ENTRY MEIN ENTRY FILMS.

Recently she gave three back-to- back Rs 100 crore blockbusters-'READY', 'HOUSEFULL 2' and 'BOL BACHCHAN'. 

On this August 31, she completes 14 years and plans to bid adieu gracefully.

She says, "Twenty-five films in 14 years isn't a lot but I was never fiercely competitive or desperate for work. I was fortunate to get some good films but they were few and far between. Of late, I've been rejecting many offers and the word has got around.”

‘Prince’ Mahesh Babu celebrates his birthday with Rs100 Crore hit SRIMANTHUDU!

South sensational superstar ‘Prince’ Mahesh Babu turned 40 on Sunday and what better gift he could wish than his latest movie SRIMANTHUDU breaking all box office records! 

According to trade pundits SRIMANTHUDU amassed a whopping Rs 50 crore in just two days (Friday and Saturday). Looking at the unprecedented crowd, trade analysts are expecting a huge windfall and have predicted that the film would soon cross the prestigious Rs 100-crore mark.

Released in around 2,500 cinema halls, SRIMANTHUDU’s craze among movie buffs was such fanatical that movie buffs packed cinema halls to watch first day first show with full gusto and fervor.

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To cash-on Mahesh Babu’s popularity cinema owners cleverly began the show at 4.00 am on Friday morning at many cinema houses in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Karnataka and surpassingly all the shows registered 100% occupancy despite the wee hour!!! 

A cinema owner said, “We had added the early morning’s shows to bank on the craze of Mahesh Babu’s stardom but interestingly it proved a boon to the film’s box office collection. The movie’s strong content appealed cine buffs and the strong word of mouth spread like wild fire on social media minutes after the first show concluded.”

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According to cinema owners the film has generated such a boisterous response that many cinema houses had to increase the screen count after seeing the huge demand. 

SRIMANTHUDU with its Rs 13 crore + first day collection broke superstar Pawan Kalyan's ATTARINTIKI DAREDI, which had raked in Rs 10.75 crore on its opening day. 

Mahesh Babu’s next release is a Tamil - Telugu bilingual titled BRAHMOTSAVAM. We at Raaga.Com wish Mahesh Babu many happy returns of the day and hope he keeps entertaining and his future film rack in big business thus taking South film industry leaps and bound!