Thursday, March 11, 2010

Walt Disney Pictures buys Raghavendra Rao Son's film

‘Walt Disney Pictures’, one of the leading film distribution and production houses in the world, has been the force behind innumerable blockbusters like ‘Pirates of Caribbean’ trilogy, WALL-E, Lion King among countless other films. Established by Walt Disney, the creator of iconic figures like Mickey Mouse, the Walt Disney Pictures has either produced or distributed over 500 films since 1932. This internationally renowned organization which has a tie up with ‘Pixar’ animation studios is set to enter the Telugu film industry this year. The latest news is that ‘Walt Disney Pictures’ has bought Siddharth and Shruti Haasan’s latest film in Telugu for an undisclosed amount. The film is being directed by K.Prakash, the son of K.Raghavendra Rao. K.Raghavendra Rao is producing the film on ‘A Belly Full of Dreams Pvt.Ltd ‘(ABODE) banner. Apart from directing the film Prakash has also written the script. Shruti Haasan is playing the role of an ‘Angel’ in the film.She has been paid Rs.25 lakhs for this film. Mickey J.Meyer is composing the music. Soundarajan is cranking the camera. The film was shot in Ramoji Film City and Vizag sometime ago. With ‘Walt Disney Pictures’, backing this fantasy film, K.Prakash has more options, expertise and Walt Disney’s distribution muscle at hand to deliver a spectacular visual delight. The film will be released simultaneously in Telugu and Tamil later this year.