Akhil Akkineni starrer action and romantic entertainer Hello has received a rare world honour. According to the latest update, Hello has been nominated at the 17th Taurus World Stunt Awards 2018. The festival has been started from 12th May in Los Angeles.
Akhil Akkineni has confirmed this news via his tweet. Akhil Akkineni shared the poster and wrote on the wall of twitter, “Thank you bob brown and team #hello! we did pull of some pretty cool stuff I’m glad we are not the only ones who thinks so 🙂 cheers #hello!worldstuntawards2018.”
Hello is nominated in the Best Action in a Foreign Film category and the final results will be announced on 18th May. Hello is the first Telugu film to be nominated in the World Stunt Awards. Hello is directed by Vikram K Kumar and produced by Akkineni Nagarjuna under the banner of Annapurna Studio’s Banner whereas it has the music by Anup Rubens.
The competition will be tough, as the other movies- Plan B (Germany), Solo se viv una Vez (Argentina/Spain), The Road To Cavalry (Russia) and Wolf Warrior 2 (China) are also nominated in the category of ‘Best Action in A Foreign Film’.
We have already reported that Hollywood stunt choreographer Bob Brown choreographed the action sequences of Hello. Bob Brown has been composing action for nearly three decades, has worked on projects such as Se7en, Iron Man and Captain America: The Winter Solider among others. Bob Brown’s recent work includes ‘xXx: The Xander’s Cage’.
Kalyani Priyadarshan played the love interest of Akhil Akkineni in Hello. Apart from the lead pair, Hello has other stars like Jagapathi Babu, Ramya Krishna, Ajay, Satya Krishnan, Vennela Kishore, Posani Krishna Murali, Praveen, Krishnudu, Raghu Master and others in supporting role.
Hello was released on 22nd December 2017 and collected a share of Rs 17 Cr to 20 Cr approx.