Shiva Ganesh is the upcoming director, who has worked in more than 17 movies as assistant and associate director. He has done the direction for the upcoming movie ’33 Premakathalu’ ,which is releasing on 21st November.
Businessoftollywood.com had a chitchat with him.
Tell about yourself
I was born on 31st August in 1984 at Narsipuram village, which is in Vijayanagaram district. My father is a retired superintendent and my mother is a housewife. I have one sister, who is happily married now. I got married two years back and I have a daughter.
Tell about your studies
I have studied till sixth class in Narsimpuram village and continued from seventh class till graduation in Vijayanagaram.
How did you come to the film industry
I have joined ‘Santosham’ magazine in 2006 on 24th April, as a reporter cum support staff. In the same year I worked as assistant director for the movie ‘Brahmasthram’ starring Jagapathi Babu in the lead role on behalf of my company the movie was completed 90% by the time I joined. I have done the patch work and post production of the movie. Nookala Surya Prakash is the director of that movie.
How many movies you have worked till now
I have written the comedy version for the movie in which Babu Mohan son played the lead role. Then I have worked in around 17 movies till now.
Tell us about your upcoming movie as director of ’33 Prema Kathalu’
I have worked on the script of this movie for three years from top to bottom without any discussion. I have done the screenplay, dialogue writing and direction of this movie.
Tell us about Vivek the hero of the movie
I was searching for a boy with a rough tone and innocent nature. I found this boy Vivek in Andhra University when I went there to collect my certificates. He was doing his Engineering there, I found this boy perfect for this character and selected him immediately.
Tell us about the locations of the movie
We have done shooting in Vizag, Vijayanagaram, Bhogapuram and in Hyderabad.
Tell us about the music of this movie
Ajay Patnaik is the music director of this movie ,he is the cousin of the music director R P Patnaik. Each song in this movie was sung by different music directors. R P Patnaik has sung two songs, M M Sri Lekha has sung one song, Chakri has sung one song and Raghu Kunche has sung one song.
Any memorable moment about the movie
Murali Mohan’s makeup man informed me that , Murali Mohan has told his wife that for the first time in his life he heard a different type of story of the movie ’33 Prema Kathalu’.
Tell us about your future plans
I want to do more good movies and make audience feel happy
Your favourite director
Mani Ratnam and Balachandar
Your favorite movie
Your favourite music director