G Krishan Prasad is the hero and the director of the upcoming movie ‘Eemanase’ starring Deepika Das as female lead. He has written the story and has handled screenplay and direction of this movie. He has worked as assistant director for many big movies like Don, Suryavamsham (Hindi), Prasthanam , Devi Putrudu, Anji and Andhrudu. Now he is debuting as hero with this movie ‘Eemanase’. Businessoftollywood team has interviewed him about his journey so far in the industry and about his upcoming movie.
Tell us about yourself
My name is G Krishan Prasad but my screen name is Krishan, I was born in Kothagudem in Khammam district in Telangana State.I have completed my M A.
How did you start your career in the film industry?
I came to Hyderabad 25 years back and worked as an assistant director for ‘Suryavamsham’ movie starring Legendary Amitabh Bachchan with E V V Sathyanarayana as director. I was very happy to have worked with such big people for my first movie.
What inspired you to enter into this film field?
I was inspired by movies like Swathi Muthyam, Gharshana(directed by Mani Ratnam) and Samsaram Oka Chadarangam , through these movies I felt that movie is a strong media which can influence people a lot. So I wanted to work in movies. I also got inspired by Chiranjeevi’s dance style and Bala Subramanyam songs.
How you got Recognition in Film Industry?
My second movie as assistant director was Devi Puthrudu under Mr.Kodi Ramakrishna who brought me to limelight and encouraged me a lot. I worked with him for ‘Anji’ movie also starring Chiranjeevi and Namrata Shirodkar in the lead roles.
How come you get into direction?
Initially I used to think that hero should be with particular style of walking and fighting. Then I understood that director is the main hero of a movie, who can project a subject in the right direction.
How many movies you have worked as assistant director
I worked for around 15 movies as assistant director. Some are Andhrudu, Don and Prasthanam.
Tell us about your movie Ee Manase
I have written the story and my cousin Jai Kishan has supported me and has produced this movie. We have done the shooting of this movie in Ooty, Kerala, Coorg and some locations in Hyderabad. This is a romantic love entertainer and a feel good movie.
Tell us about the heroine of the movie
Heroine Deepika Das is a kanada heroine , she has acted in 10 movies in Kannada. She is highly talented and completed her scenes in a single take. She is a sincere, dedicated and hardworking girl. She will have a bright future in Tollywood after the release of this movie.
Tell us about second heroine
Agnes is the second heroine in the movie. She is basically a dancer and has performed well.
What is your favorite song in this movie
I like two songs one is a Pathos song ‘neelo undi’ and ‘Yeh Kya hua’ songs. But all the songs in this movie are good.