Curtains are closing on 2016 in couple of hours from now and Tollywood stars report card is out. Almost all stars tried their best to entertain movie lovers and while some succeeded, some got huge shocks. Those who haven’t entertained for long time are getting ready to show their power in 2017.
Chiranjeevi who ruled Tollywood for many decades before leaving the empire for politics is all set to make a powerful comeback with his 150th film Khaidi No 150 which is releasing on Jan 11,2017. Expectations are sky high on this film whose first look, teaser, trailer created powerful impact.
Balakrishna attracted masses during sankranti with Dictator. He is now ready to repeat the same this time with his 100th film ,a historical one Gautami Putra Satakarni which is releasing on Jan 12,2017. Film is generating tremendous interest among all.
Pawan Kalyan got shock when his film Sardar Gabbar Singh turned out to be a disaster on Ugadi. He is now getting ready to set the record straight on Ugadi 2017 showing his power with Katamarayudu. He is also having couple of films with directors Trivikram Srinivas and Neason.
Prabhas did not have any films this year but his most avaited film Baahubali The Conclusion is set to shake box office on April 28,2017. He is ready for his next under Sujeeth’s direction and also lined up Radhakrishna Kumar for his next.
Same is the case with Rana. Though he didnot entertain this year he will show power with Baahubali The Conclusion. He is starring in Ghazi, Nene Raju Nene Mantri and Madai Thiranthu.
Mahesh Babu‘s Brahmotsavam turned out to be a disaster, Mahesh’s new project with AR Murugadoss has been the talk of the town. While the team is rigorously shooting for the film. He is also having couple of films with directors Koratala Siva and Vamsi Paidipally
Venkatesh‘s Babu Bangaram turned out to be average flick and he is now showing his power with Guru on Jan 26,2017. He is also getting ready to attract with Aadavallu Meeku Joharlu under the direction of Kishore Tirumala of Nenu Sailaja fame.
NTR tasted success with Naannaku Premato and Janata Garage. He is all set to continue in the same vein next year with Bobby.
Nagarjuna scored hits like Soggade Chinni Naayana and Oopiri. He did specials in Premam and Nirmala Convent. He is readying with Om Namo Venkatesaya and Raju Gari Gadi next year.
Ram Charan reinvented himself with Dhruva. His next is with Sukumar. He is doing special song in Chiranjeevi’s Khaidi no 150.
Allu Arjun attracted with Sarrainodu this year. His next Duvvada Jagannatham is readying for 2017. He is also making his Tamil debut with Lingu Samy.
Nani stole the hearts of all with Krishna Gadi Veera Prema Gadha, Gentleman, Majnu and special in Jyo Achyutananda.His next is Nenu Local releasing next year.
Naga Chaitanya scored hit with Premam but failed with Sahasam Swasaga Sagipo. He is teaming with Kalyana Krishna and is also entering into wedlock with Samantha.
His brother Akhil got engaged and his marrying Shriya Bhupal in May.His next with Vikram Kumar will go to sets next year.
Nara Rohit failed to attract with Tuntari,Savitri, Raja Cheyyiveste, Jyo Achyutananda, Sankara. Finally he made amends with Appatlo Okadundevadu. He is also having Kathalo Rajakumari,Pandagala Vachchadu for release next year.
Nitin attracted with A..Aa and is now starring in Krishna Chaitanya and Hanu Raghavapudi’s directions. Sharwanand attracted with Express Raja and his next Shatamanam Bhavati is ready for release n sankranti.
Raj Tarun failed with Seetamma Andalu Ramayya Sitralu but attracted with Eedo Rakam Aado Rakam. He played cameo in Majnu. Sunil failed with Krishnashtami, Eedu Gold Ehe and Jakkana. He is starring in Two cocuntries remake and also under Kranti Madhav’s direction.
Manchu Vishnu impressed in Eedo Rakam Aado Rakam and is ready with Luckunnodu and Sarada. Kalyan Ram’s ISM failed at the box office.
Sai Dharam Tej attracted with Supreme but got shock with Tikka. He is busy with Winner and special role in Nakshatram. Allari Naresh failed with Selfie Raja and Intlo Deyyam Nakem Bhayam. Sundeep Kishan failed with Run,Oka Ammayi Tappa. He is pinning hopes on Nakshatram.
Manchu Manoj failed with Shourya and Attack. He is pinning hopes on Guturodu and Okkadu Migiladu. Aadi failed with Chuttalabbayi while Allu Sirish entertained with Srirasthu Subhamastu. Naga Shourya failed with Oka Manasu but scored hit with Jyo Achyutananda. Bellamkonda Sai Srinivas failed with Speedunnodu and is now pinning hopes on Boyapati’s project.