Naga Chaitanya, who was final seen in Venky Mama, is all set to entertain audiences with Love Story from September 24. The movie marks his first collaboration with director Sekhar Kammula and actress Sai Pallavi. The film can also be the primary big-ticket film to launch in theatres submit the second wave of Covid-19, and the Majili star is assured in regards to the movie’s success.
Forward of the movie’s launch, Naga Chaitanya interacted with the media and shared attention-grabbing titbits about his journey with the film. Listed below are the excerpts:
After going through a number of hurdles, now Love Story is releasing in theatres.
I’m assured in regards to the movie’s success, however slightly bit nervous in regards to the theatrical response. I consider that the household viewers will throng to the theatres if we give them good content material. This development was noticed after the primary wave of Covid-19. I hope that the identical magic will repeat.
Is it true that the Love Story staff has shot two completely different climaxes for the film?
We by no means shot two completely different climaxes. We shot one climax and improved it as we obtained additional time throughout the lockdowns.
How Love Story will look completely different from different romantic dramas?
Director Sekhar Kammula has touched upon two necessary layers – caste discrimination and gender points. Persons are cautious about addressing these components overtly in society. After we handle these points by way of cinema, the attain is far more. The movie is a sensible love drama, and it revolves round a decrease caste boy who involves a metropolis from a village. What sort of challenges does he face there? What are the hurdles he faces when he falls in love with an higher caste woman?
Had been there any adjustments in your thought course of after working with Sekhar Kammula?
The dedication and honesty Sekhar Kammula reveals in direction of his craft could be very uncommon. Working with him advantages an actor lots. He dives deep into every aspect of his movie-making. I just like the practical method to filmmaking the place not a lot liberty is taken with the necessities, I’m blissful to get the chance to work in that form of surroundings in Love Story.
What was your thought after watching the ultimate output of Love Story?
I’m very blissful because it glad the actor in me. Usually, I really feel uncomfortable selling my movies if I’m not assured. However this time, I can confidently and proudly advocate Love Story to audiences.
Actors are increasing their market by doing pan-India motion pictures.
I do not know in regards to the pan-India market of movies. Our Telugu tradition is powerful, and I really feel that the regional sensibilities get diluted if we modify a number of factors to make one topic swimsuit pan-India. My focus is at all times on Telugu, and if I get a very good alternative to work in Hindi, I’ll try that. I obtained the chance of Laal Singh Chaddha magically, and the whole lot occurred organically. It was an ideal studying expertise for me to spend almost 50 days with Aamir Khan.
What’s your tackle the debates of theatres versus OTTs?
The final two years have been unpredictable. We must always now transfer ahead by taking one of the best choices. A couple of producers can maintain (their motion pictures) however a number of should not. It’s their perception at that time of time. So, we must always not choose anyone for ready or not ready. Luckily, my producers put the movie on maintain to launch it in theatres. I’m proud of that, however on the identical time, I can’t choose the producers who’ve gone for the OTT launch of their motion pictures.
Inform us about your upcoming tasks?
The manufacturing for Thank You is nearing completion. I signed an internet collection for Amazon Prime Video. It’s a supernatural thriller, and I’m enjoying the lead with detrimental shades. I’m doing Bangarraju with dad Nagarjuna.