Telugu TV anchor-turned actress Udaya Bhanu, who was not present at the audio launch of her upcoming release Madhumati in the same language, has earned the ire of the film's makers, who plan to press charges against her in Movie Artistes Association and Producers Council (MAAPC).
Talking about Udaya Bhanu's absence at the audio launch,
Sridhar told IANS, "Our producer is extremely upset that she
wasn't present at the audio launch, which is considered an
important phase in the promotional cycle of any film. Udaya didn't
even bother to inform us about the reason for her absence." He
added, "We are thinking of complaining against her in
During the shooting of Madhumati, Udaya Bhanu had turned down a
song after agreeing to do it initially. "She had promised us to do
a special song, but she turned it down later. We had to hunt for an
actress at the last minute and finished the song with her," he
Udaya remained unavailable for comment. She essays the role of a
sex worker in the film, which also features Diksha, Vishnu Priyan,
Seeta and Prabhas Srinu in important roles. The film is jointly
produced by Kadiyam Ramesh and K. Ranishreedhar. Continue
to see the photos of Madhumati audio launch.
Masala Elements In Madhumati
Besides direction, Raj Shridhar has also written story,
screenplay and dialogues for the movie Madhumati, which is
said to be a perfect blend of comedy, action, drama and tempo that
will grip the audience till the end.
Madhumati is all about a modern, urban and
liberal girl with lifestyle choices. Strange twists and turns in
her life take her to a conservative rural Tamil family with a
distinct set of family values. Left in an unfamiliar territory, she
undergoes a transformation in her perceptions. But what happens
next is a matter of destiny and fate that is both gripping and
heart-rending and beyond her control.
Udaya Bhanu is playing the title role in the movie
Madhumati, while Diksha, Siva Kumar, Gowtam, Seeta,
Telamgana Shakunthala, Prabhas Srinu, Venu, Satish, Bustop
Koteshwar rao, Nagabhairava Arun Kumar appear in other important
While Raj Shridhar penned lyrics for the film, Rajkiran
has composed tunes for the songs of Madhumati. Rajkiran, Anjana,
Sowmya, Bhargavi Pillaie and Suresh have crooned the songs. The
music of the movie is fast and appealing and has an editorial
quality that is more or less like a private album.
Madhumati Technical Team
Satya V Prabhakar has handled the camera work for
Madhumati, which will have Srinu's makeup work, Raju's
costumes, Suresh's dance choregraphy and Panther Nagaraju's action
Madhumati Release Date
Madhumati is slated to release in theatres on
April 24, 2014. It should be seen whether the movie, which has the
running time of 179 minutes will be able to impress the film goers
and give break to Udaya Bhanu.