Major fire breaks out in Nagarjuna’s Annapurna Studios: Manam and Sye Raa sets burnt into ashes Major fire breaks out in Nagarjuna’s Annapurna Studios: Manam and Sye Raa sets burnt into ashes
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Major fire breaks out in Nagarjuna’s Annapurna Studios: Manam and Sye Raa sets burnt into ashes

Tollywood | Published:November 14, 2017, 9:54 AM IST

A major fire broke out in the Annapurna studios in Hyderabad on Monday evening.  The studio belongs to   Telugu star Akkineni Nagarjuna. According to reports, two  Telugu film sets- Manam and Say Raa  were burnt down in the fire accident that occurred at around 6:30pm in the evening. No casualties have been reported. The set which was erected for blockbuster Manam movie that featured Akkineni Nageswara Rao, Nagarjuna, Naga Chaitanya, Akhil and Samantha was reduced to ashes. After the Manam shoot, King Nagarjuna let the set remain as the last and key scenes of legendary ANR was shot there.  According to the latest update, Megastar Chiranjeevi’s upcoming Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy were totally gutted in the fire.

 

The 22-acre Annapurna Studios was set up in 1975 as a production and distribution company by the late legendary actor Nageswara Rao and was named after his wife.  Manam was  Akkineni Nageswara Rao's last film before he passed away in January 2014. 

 

Sye Raa, a historic biopic based on Telugu freedom fighter Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy, going to be  directed by Dhruva fame Surender Reddy and produced by Chiru’s son Ram Charan.  Apart from Chiru, the film has other  stars Nayantara, Amitabh Bachchan, Sudeep, Vijay Sethupathi and Jagapati Babu  in supporting role.

 

The exact cause of the fire is still not known. More details are awaited.


Major fire breaks out in Nagarjuna’s Annapurna Studios: Manam and Sye Raa sets burnt into ashes

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Major fire breaks out in Nagarjuna’s Annapurna Studios: Manam and Sye Raa sets burnt into ashes
Major fire breaks out in Nagarjuna’s Annapurna Studios: Manam and Sye Raa sets burnt into ashes
Major fire breaks out in Nagarjuna’s Annapurna Studios: Manam and Sye Raa sets burnt into ashes
Major fire breaks out in Nagarjuna’s Annapurna Studios: Manam and Sye Raa sets burnt into ashes
Major fire breaks out in Nagarjuna’s Annapurna Studios: Manam and Sye Raa sets burnt into ashes