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who now have eight points from five matches. Mehta observed that despite work orders having been issued in October, “During his visits, Sivaji Ganesan and M G Ramachandran. The Telugu actor a Dadasaheb Phalke award winner who also had a Padma Vibhushan and three Filmfare awards died in his sleep in the early hours on Wednesday (January 22) at a private hospital He was 90 and had battled cancer for a year He acted in 255 Telugu and Tamil films in a career rivaled only by NTR’s While the latter was at his best in mythological roles film producer D Ramanaidu describes Nageswara Rao as a man who perfected the role of a happy-go-lucky street guy who won everyone’s hearts and who was brilliant in both comic and serious roles “His lively fun-filled eyes in comic roles as in Preminchi Chudu and Missamma and profound expressions when he played a serious character as in Devadasu or Premabhishekam (where he played a cancer patient) are etched in our memories” Ramanaidu said “He was the last of the great actors of that generation” ANR as he was popularly called was also known as a trailblazer who didn’t mind dancing with the heroine during the years when heroes considered it taboo He is often described as the original Devdas for his performance as the lovestruck youth He once told an interviewer that he used to eat lots of curd while shooting for Devadasu; that made him drowsy and helped him act drunk without actually needing to drink His other all-time hits included Donga Ramudu Tenali Rama and Maya Bazaar Due for release is Manam directed by Vikram Kumar and featuring three generations of the Akkineni family — ANR his son Nagarjuna and grandson Naga Chaitanya Nagarjuna is a very popular actor while Naga Chaitanya and two other grandsons Akhil and Sumanth too are stars in their own right ANR died surrounded by his family of actors — Nagarjuna daughter-in-law and former actress Amala Naga Chaitanya A Akhil and nephew Y Sumanth ANR’s wife Annapurna passed away in 2011 ANR turned 90 last September 20 while shooting for Manam Only last month ANR called up journalists for a chat after reports that he was unwell and told them that he was healthy and looking forward to the release of the film “There is no last film for me I will continue acting till my health permits or I die’’ he said in October reflecting the fighting spirit of a man who had carried on for nearly four decades after an open heart surgery in 1974 Born in 1923 Nageswara was the youngest of five in a family of poor farm workers in Ramapuram in Krishna district He could not study beyond primary school In fact he often joked that he was just a Class III pass but had acted many times as a college student He began as a street troupe artiste then got small roles in theatre which landed him a role in his first film Dharampatni directed by A Chakrapani At the age of 20 he was looking for work when Telugu producer G Balaram spotted him mimicking someone and asked him to accompany him to Hyderabad He was offered the role of Lord Rama in Seeta Rama Janam which was a hit in 1944 Fitting easily into many roles he took the industry by storm when he acted in seven movies released in a single year 1955 ANR is often credited with helping the Telugu film industry establish itself in Hyderabad starting in 1970 when most Telugu actors preferred to work out of Chennai He not only shifted to Hyderabad but also founded Annapurna Studios in 1976 which helped the start-up Telugu film industry He also produced more than 60 films He launched the family’s philanthropy wing Akkineni International Foundation which instituted the ANR National Award in 2005 It recognises lifetime achievements in cinema some of the winners being Shabana Azmi Lata Mangeshkar Dev Anand Shyam Benegal Vyjayanthimala Bali and Hema Malini The Telugu film industry mourned him Wednesday All top film stars directors and producers rushed to pay their last respects at Annapurna Studios where the body has been kept For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App More Related NewsNew Delhi | Updated: March 24 2015 9:52 am the much anticipated film of the year Detective Byomkesh Bakshy has come up with its new song “Calcutta Kiss” featuring Lauren Gottlieb Related News By: Pramod Gaikwad After creating a buzz among the fans with its trailer the much anticipated film of the year ‘Detective Byomkesh Bakshy’ has come up with its new song ‘Calcutta Kiss’ featuring Lauren Gottlieb Lauren adds little more spice to the movie Share This Article Related Article The ABCD star Lauren Gottlieb who was paired with Punit Pathak in ‘Jhalak Dikhla Jaa 6’ can be seen jiving to the peppy number with four guys in masks of Byomkesh Bakshy Singers Imaad Shah and Saba Azad have lent their voice and Madboy/Mink has composed the music and lyrics Watch the song here: For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: PTI | Updated: November 24 2015 8:49 pm Related News Spinners DharmendrasinhJadeja and Vandit Jivrajani grabbed six and four wicketsrespectively as Saurashtra sniffed victory in their RanjiTrophy cricket match against Kerala Malappuram on Tuesday Saurashtra who resumed the third day at 55/6 conceded anine-run first innings lead to Kerala as they were all out for157 in the post lunch session of the third day in reply to thehome team’s first innings total of 166 The third day’s play which saw 15 wickets falling?said the aim of the university is to create a centre of excellence in higher education,meanwhile, We are not looking for millions and millions of dollars. but adds: “The opportunities for games, file photo, In an analysis of the Indian hockey team.
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