The release date of Pawan Kalyan's much-hyped and highly anticipated movie Attarintiki Daredi (AD), which was slated to hit the screen on October 9, has been preponed by two weeks. The makers of the film have taken a hasty decision after a video was allegedly leaked online over the weekend. They have requested the viewers to watch the film in theatres and encourage anti-piracy movement.
According to reports, almost 90 minutes of the film Attarintiki Daredi was leaked online on Saturday night. On her Twitter page, Samantha who is playing the female lead in the movie, tweeted, "Devastated to hear about AD being leaked... please wait for it to come to the theatre... It will release in a few days." She added, "Request for all...Please report the piracy links to firstname.lastname@example.org !" Click here to see AD photos
Attarintiki Daredi is a big budget movie and BVSN Prasad has shelled out Rs 40+ crores on its production. Besides this, the film unit has put in lot of hard work in this project. Samantha further tweeted, "#Support AD.. There was a lot of hardwork and a lot of money invested.. Let good cinema win.. Our humble request."
Meanwhile, SKN, the PRO of Mega family, also confirmed the news about leak and early release of Attarintiki Daredi. He tweeted, "Any kind of piracy links of AD pls mail at email@example.com." He added, "#AttarintikiDaaredi planning to release on this weekend. AD piracy links mail at firstname.lastname@example.org."
AD - Trivikram-Pawan's Second Combo Film
Ace director Trivikram Srinivas, who has earlier worked with Pawan Kalyan in Jalsa, has teamed up again with the Power star for the second time. Besides direction, he has also penned story and screenplay for Attarintiki Daredi.
Pawan Kalyan Romancing Samantha And Pranitha
No 1 Telugu actor Pawan Kalyan, who is playing the male lead in Attarintiki Daredi, will be seen romancing two leading ladies - Samantha and Pranitha. The film unit claims that both heroines will have equal screen presence in the movie.
Boman Irani Making Debut In Telugu With AD
Actor Boman Irani, who is one of the popular character artistes in Bollywood, is making his debut in Telugu with Attarintiki Daredi. His character is said to have negative shades in the movie.
Devi Sri Prasad's Music For AD
Young musician Devi Sri Prasad has composed the tunes for the movie Attarintiki Daredi. With its audio released a couple of months ago, the music has become a big hit and also has created a lot of curiosity among film goers.
Supporting Cast In AD
Nadhiya, Mukesh Rishi, Brahmanandam, Tanikella Bharani, Ali, Kota Srinivasan Rao, MS Narayana, Mumtaj, Hamsa Nandini, Srinivas Reddy, Amit, Bharath Reddy and Raghu Babu are playing supporting roles in Attarintiki Daredi.
Attarintiki Daredi Story
Attarintiki Daredi revolves around Boman Irani's grandson Goutham Nanda, a millionaire settled in USA. Sacrificing his luxurious life, he returns to India and works as a car driver at his aunt's home. Why he does so, will form the crux of the story.
Pawan Kalyan's Role In AD
The trailer of Attarintiki Daredi opens with a brief reference to the whereabouts of Pawan Kalyan in USA. The scene shifts to India with Pawan Kalyan returning to Hyderabad. The hero is seen walking out of the airport in bare foot while his assistants are holding his boots. This hero's entry scene is very impressive and will surely create curiosity among the film goers.
Samantha's Role In AD
Samantha is playing a girl named Sashi, a daughter of Pawan Kalyan's aunt. She falls in love with driver (Pawan). The enchanting romantic scenes are surely going to be the main highlight in the film Attarintiki Daredi.
Bramhi And Srinivas In AD
Attarintiki Daredi is also going to be high in entertainment quotient as some noted comedians Bramhanandam, Srinivas Reddy, Ali tickle the funny bones of the audiences. The video also offers a hint these artists' roles.
Hamsa Nandini's Special Song In AD
Hamsa Nandini is making an appearance in a special song of the movie Attarintiki Daredi. The trailer of the film offers a look at this song, which is going to be a family entertaining track, which looks unique.
Pawan's Action In AD
Attarintiki Daredi has a couple of action scenes, which have been shot in an island, Italy, and Peter Hein has choreographed them. As per the trailer, these fight sequence are going to be different and unique.
Pranitha's Role In AD
Actress Pranitha is playing the second heroine in the movie Attarintiki Daredi, but there is hardly any reference to her character in the trailer, which does not offer any hint regarding her role in the film.
Nadhiya In Attarintiki Daredi
Nadhiya and Rao Ramesh are playing important roles in Attarintiki Daredi. Nadhiya appears as Pawan Kalyan's aunt (mother-in-law), while Rao Ramesh is playing her husband.
AP Bifurcation Delayed AD Release
Attarintiki Daredi was initially slated to release on August 7, but its release date became uncertain due to the government's decision to bifurcate the state in to Seemandhra and Telangana.
Seemandhra People Halted AD Release
Chiranjeevi hails from West Godavari district and Seemandhra people were hopeful that he would work towards keeping the state united. But they threatened to halt the release of Attarintiki Daredi after the union government announced its decision to split the state.
Chiru's Opposition To AP Division Took Toll On AD Release
Chiranjeevi has always opposed the division of the state. So Telangana has often targetted him as well his mega family members like Allu Aravind, Pawan Kalyan, Ram Charan Teja and Allu Arjun. So the people of Telangana also threatened to boycott AD screening.
Growing Interest Over Production Cost Of AD
Producer BVSN Prasad, who has invested Rs 40 crores on the production of Attarintiki Daredi, has borrowed heavy amount of money from film financiers. With each passing day, his interest was growing to mountain high.
Attarintiki Daredi Clash With Ramayya Vasthavayya
BVSN Prasad decided to release Attarintiki Daredi on October 9, but he faced threat from Junior NTR's Ramayya Vasthavayya, which will grace the screens on October 10. Some distributors reportedly declined to pay him advance amount as they were unsure about its performance.
Will Attarintiki Daredi Recover Its Production Cost?
Following its leak online, BVSN Prasad has preponed the release of Attarintiki Daredi to September 27. It should be seen whether he will be able to recover its production cost and earn expected amount of profit for the producer.