Director Praveen Sri, who is the former assistant of filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma, is all excited about his latest Telugu movie Kaali Charan, which also happens to be his maiden production. The Telugu political drama is slated to release this Friday (November 8). The young filmmaker says that producers are not always keen to back unusual films.
In an interview to IANS, Praveen Sri says that he decided to
produce Kaali Charan on his own, when nobody came forward
to invest money on it. "I pitched my film to several producers but
nobody was interested because it was different from the usual type
of Telugu films. They felt it wouldn't suit Telugu audiences but I
decided to produce it on my own with great difficulty."
It was reported that the film Kaali Charan is loosely
based on the life of late MLA Erra Satyam but Praveen has denied
it. Praveen said, "It's a political drama with strong revenge
element as backdrop and is not based on anybody's life. Since it is
set in Mahabubnagar, which happens to be Erra Satyam's
constituency, it is being speculated the film is based on his
The director added, "Some people had problems with the names of
some characters that we had used in the film. They objected to the
same when the trailer was released. I also had to cut down the
violence after the censor board suggested that I make these changes
for theatrical release." Continue to read more in the
Kaali Charan - Praveen Sri's Second Film
Director Praveen Sri, who hogged the limelight with Jagapathi
Babu's Gaayam 2 in 2010, is making his comeback with
Kaali Charan. Like his guru RGV, he is also bringing a
real-life incident on the screen. Besides direction and producing,
he has also penned story and screenplay for the movie.
Kaali Charan Is Based On Real Incidents
Kaali Charan, which is produced under the banner of Sri
Karunalayam Productions, is a romantic action thriller and the
story revolves around real incidents that happened in Palamoor in
Shooting Of Kaali Charan
Kaali Charan has been shot in Vikarabad, Mahabub nagar,
Pochampalli and Hyderabad. Talking about its filming, Praveen Sri
says, "We have shot the film in real locations. The action
sequences of the film are very real. The romance between hero and
heroines will be very poetic."
Lead Actors In Kaali Charan
Chaitanya, Chandini and Kavitha are playing the lead roles in
Kaali Charan, while Bhojpuri actor Pankaj Kesari will be
seen as villain opposite them. The film features Sanjeeva,
Nagineedu and Vijayarani in key roles.
Technical Team Of Kaali Charan
Kaali Charan will have Nandhan Raj's music, Satish's
camera work, Vanamali and Sadhachandra's lyrics, Khaaja, Sri
Praveen and Siva Kumar's dialogues, Venkat Nag's fights, Ajay Sai's
Response For Kaali Charan Trailer
The first trailer of Kaali Charan has been received
very well. Even Bollywood filmmaker Anurag Kashyap had appreciated
it on his Twitter page. Kaalicharan is releasing after fighting a
legal battle for nearly six months.
Chaitanya In Kaali Charan
Chaitanya's performance will be the main highlight in Kaali
Charan. His makeup and dress code have created lot of
curiosity. Experts from the industry feel that the movie will give
a big break to the Ninnu Kalisaaka actor.
Script Is The Hero
Having been trained under Ram Gopal Varma, Praveen Sri believes
that the script is the hero in the movie. The young director knows
how to tap out a right kind of work different departments. He says
that his work is sure to impress the viewers.
Kaali Charan Release Date
Kaali Charan is slated to release on November 08, 2013.
It should be seen whether it will impress film goers or not. Stay
locked to this space to read Kaali Charan movie review.