Mass Maharaja Ravi Teja is set to enthrall in the highly anticipated and distinctive action thriller, ‘Eagle.’ Directed by Karthik Ghattamaneni, the film is produced by TG Vishwa Prasad of People Media Factory, with Vivek Kuchibhotla serving as a co-producer. The film features Kavya Thapar and Anupama Parameswaran as the lead actresses. While ‘Eagle’ is set for a grand worldwide release on February 9, producer TG Vishwa Prasad spoke to the media, sharing his thoughts on the movie and other aspects.
Q: What do you think will Eagle meet the expectations, as your previous movie Dhamaka with Ravi Teja was a blockbuster?
A: ‘Dhamaka’ was a mass entertainer, while ‘Eagle’ is a classic stylish mass action entertainer with a strong entertainment base. The content of ‘Eagle’ is exceptional as Ravi Teja’s performance is set to bring a new dimension, and the film encompasses a compelling story, meaningful messages, outstanding action, and captivating songs.
Q: What is the reason for doing back-to-back films with Ravi Teja?
A: We share an extraordinary relationship with Ravi Teja, who is the driving force behind our consecutive collaborations.
Q: Can you share some insights about director Karthik Ghattamaneni?
A: We have a longstanding association with Karthik Ghattamaneni, and the decision to work on ‘Eagle’ was made during the making of ‘Dhamaka’. The film was shot brilliantly, and we have plans for another project with him, which will be announced soon.
Q: Originally planned for January 13, ‘Eagle’ is now releasing on February 9. Do you think the trade’s excitement has increased?
A: The decision to change the release date was made with the industry’s welfare in mind. Since then, we have become the number one choice in trade, and the excitement for the film has only grown. Other films have found their space for a different reach. During the Sankranthi race, we were No.2 film, but now we are the No.1 movie.
Q: How many movies can be expected from People Media Factory this year?
A: We plan to release a minimum of 15 movies this year, with around six films in post-production and several in the production stage. Additionally, we are producing films for ETV WIN and have plans to shoot four films in America. We aim to achieve the milestone of #Fastest100 film releases soon and might have a film released every month.
Q: When can we expect Prabhas’s The Raja Saab?
A: We will provide information about Prabhas’s Raja Saab at a later date.
Q: Is there any plan to launch an OTT platform?
A: We do not have plans for an OTT platform, but we play a significant role in the OTT space.