Eros International Media Limited (Eros International), a leading global company in the Indian film
entertainment industry is happy to announce the successful completion of the first schedule of its Telugu
production with Natasimha Balakrishna’s Dictator in Hyderabad. Produced by Eros International in
association with Vedaashwa Creations, the film is directed by Sriwass whose last release Loukyam was a
blockbuster hit. Writer duo Kona Venkat and Gopi Mohan have penned the story for the film. The
announcement comes on the heels of Eros’ resounding success with the recently released Srimanthudu.
Dictator marks Balakrishna’s 99th film. This upcoming action entertainer also stars popular actresses
Anjali and Sonal Chauhan along with Ravi Kishan, Sayaji Shinde, Nazar, Prudhvi etc. Prominent
technicians of this film are Music: SS Thaman; Director of Photography: Shyam K. Naidu; Dialogue
Writer: M. Ratnam; Additional Writing: Sreedhar Seepana; Editor: Gowtham Raju; Art Director: Brahma
With this feature, the studio continues to make active inroads into the south Indian industry with feature
productions in Tamil and Malayalam languages as well.
Commenting on the venture, Mr. Sunil Lulla, Managing Director, Eros International Media Ltd said,
“Telugu cinema is going through an exciting phase and we are very happy to associate with the best
talent in the industry. There is very fine writing and acting talent here with great stories being told. After
the success of our maiden Telugu production, Srimanthudu, we are happy to share that the shooting part
of our upcoming Telugu movie Dictator with Natasimha Balakrishna and Sriwass is going on in full
swing. With Dictator, we aim to further expand and strengthen Eros’ footprint in south Indian cinema”.
Director, Mr. Sriwass added, “We are very happy to associate with a leading global studio like Eros
International who, with their unparalleled strength in terms of distribution and reach globally, have
created an enviable track record since inception. We have successfully completed the first schedule
recently and I’m thankful to Eros for making available all the resources that I needed for filming. We’re
now going ahead with full gusto for our upcoming foreign schedule in Europe where we will be canning
some talkie, action and songs. I’m confident that Dictator will become a hugely successful milestone in
Eros’ journey. Dictator is going to be an eye feast for the audience as we’ve got a great story that will be
told with great production values.”
Dictator is a powerful action entertainer packed with lot of emotions and promises to be a feast for
Balakrishna's fans. Apart from delighting the fans, the movie is also packed with elements and drama that
will appeal to the family and youth audiences alike. The film is presenting Sri Balakrishna in a completely
stylish role; that which the Telugu audiences have not seen till now. The film is being picturised in
Hyderabad, Delhi and some locations in Europe.