Ajith Kumar has huge mass fan following in Tamil Nadu and he had earlier teamed with director Siva for Veeram and Vedhalam. Both the films had been big hits in Tamil and when Vivegam was announced it created equally huge hype.
Tapsee who is making waves in Bollywood has returned to Tollywood to act in a horror comedy "Anando Brahma". She is known to pick the right subjects and the film has generated good hype. The trailer has also upped the expectations.
Post "Baahubali 2", Rana's popularity has gone to new heights. Naturally, "Nene Raju Nene Mantri" has generated strong buzz as it is coming immediately after "Baahubali 2". Moreover, the trailers are stunning. Despite the fact that Teja has lost form long back, the terrific trailer has created good buzz.
Boyapati has joined the list of top directors in Tollywood after series of hits and his movies generally strike a chord with the mass audiences.
Nithiin had scored a huge hit last year with "A Aa" directed by Trivikram and his stardom had increased further. On the other hand, director Hanu Raghavapudi earned name for his last two movies. So, the teaming up of Nithiin and Hanu generated lot of interest.
Director Sukumar has been producing movies on "Sukumar Writings" banner. He successfully produced "Kumari 21F" that was a huge hit and also won him name as a good producer. Now he presents "Darshakudu" that stars newcomer Ashok as hero. Ashok is his nephew.
Krishna Vamsi's films always evoke interest despite the fact that he lost form in the past few years. Since he is regarded as one of the best directors in Tollywood, his movies are looked forward to.
Although Gopichand has been delivering flops lately, he teaming up with hit director Sampath Nandi generated a lot of interest.
Sekhar Kammula, the director of classic hits such as "Anand" and "Happy Days", has returned to the genre of love stories after a long gap.
After switching to villain and character roles, Jagapathi Babu has become quite busy as artiste in all South Indian languages. He is in much demand today. The star has attempted to do a movie in lead role.
Rarely we get to see many young stars coming together in a Telugu film these days. So, when the movie in the combination of Sudheer Babu, Nara Rohith, Sundeep Kishan and Aadhi Saikumar as lead heroes was announced, the film raised expectations.
Mom's trailers intrigued and kind of gave a sneak peek into what the film might be. Well, the story does feel predictable, as if we have known it all along.
Race Gurram, Sathyamurthy and Sarrainodu have put Allu Arjun in the top league of Tollywood stars. He is now among the biggest stars of South India and his movies are awaited eagerly by his fans and general audiences alike.
With films like "Ashta Chemma", "Golconda High School" and "Gentleman", director Mohana Krishna Indraganti created a niche for himself. His films are much-looked forward to by film lovers.
Vamsy who has made many classics in his heydays has come up with sequel to his hit movie "Ladies Tailor" (1986).