Yuva Samrat Naga Chaitanya is gearing up to start shooting for his forthcoming movie titled Durga even before the release of his much-awaited movie Auto Nagar Surya. Directed by Damarukam fame Srinivasa Reddy, the film was launched in style at a grand opening ceremony held in Annapurna Studios, Hyderabad this morning (February 6). Actress Hansika Motwani, who is playing the female lead in the flick, was present on the occasion.
See pictures: Durga opening ceremony
Written by Akula Shiva, Durga is touted to be an action entertainer, which is presented by C Kalyan and produced by sons Varun and Shwetala under the banner of Teja Cinema. S Thaman will score music for the film. Addressing the movie launch, C Kalyan said, "We start regular shooting of Durga from February 24 and wrap up all its production works by the end of July. We are planning to release it for Ramzan festival this year."
The opening ceremony of Durga was grand event and well-known filmmaker Dr D Ramanaidu, who was the chief guest on the occasion, gave green signal for the shooting of the first shot by clapping the board, while ace director VV Vinayak switched on the camera. Allu Aravind, Sravanti Ravikishore, KS Ramarao, Alankar Prasad, Ammiraju, Ashok Kumar and a few other celebs from Tollywood graced the occasion and wished good luck to the team. Continue to see the photos of Durga launch.