TRSLP MEETING: Assurance Of Sittings, A Check On Preconceived Notions, Amity With Central Institutions, KCR’s Message: Tollywood is all set to pay tribute to Superstar Krishna. Tollywood is ready to pay tribute to Krishna who has given many services in the film industry as an actor, director, and producer. Telugu Film Producers Council (TFPC) and Telugu Film Chamber of Commerce (TFCC) have issued a statement suspending shootings on November 16 i.e. tomorrow out of respect for him. “Telugu Film Producers’ Council hereby informs… Popular actor, producer, director, studio head, and superstar Krishna passed away this morning in Hyderabad. Therefore, as a mark of respect to Superstar Krishna, the Telugu film industry will be shut down tomorrow (Wednesday 16-11-2022),” said the Producers Council. The Telugu Film Chamber of Commerce expresses its deepest shock and deepest condolences. Also, on behalf of the Telugu Film Chamber of Commerce, we extend our deepest condolences to the family of Mr. Ghattamaneni Krishna and pray for his soul to rest in peace. Shri Ghattamaneni Krishna was born on 31-05-1943 in Burripalem, Tenali, Guntur District, Andhra Pradesh State. Shri Ghattamaneni Krishna started his career as a film hero in the year 1965 with the movie “Tene Manasulu”. Since then he has not looked back, playing many roles and playing the hero in around 350 films.
Shri Ghattamaneni Krishna is a multi-talented, visionary, dynamic, and personable man, hero, producer, director, and studio owner. He is known as Superstar Krishna by the film industry and all his fans. He played a variety of roles in his film journey, most notably the freedom fighter “Alluri Sitaramaraju”, which became one of the most successful and multi-acclaimed films of the Telugu film industry. Superstar Krishna was the first to introduce Eastmancolor, 70MM, DTS sound, and cinema scopes to the Telugu film industry. He is M/s. Founded Padmalaya Studios and M/s.Padmalaya Production House produced several films in all Indian languages. Also M/s.Padmalaya has been one of the leading production houses of Bollywood since the 1980s by producing many successful Hindi films at the Bollywood box office. He also received many awards like 1) NTR National Award in 2003, 2) “Padma Bhushan” in 2009, 3) “Alluri Seetharamaraju” Nandi Award for Best Actor in 1974, 4) Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award – South in 1997 5) Honorary Doctorate from Andhra University in 2008. Mr. Ghattamaneni Krishna also represented Eluru Constituency, West Godavari District, Andhra Pradesh as a Member of Parliament in 1989. As a tribute to the holy soul of Sri Ghattamaneni Krishna, tomorrow i.e. Date: 16-11-2022 there will be a shutdown of all activities of the Telugu film industry in both the states of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh.” Film Chamber said.