Chalo (English : "Let's go") is a 2018 Telugu romantic action comedy film written and directed by director Venky Kudumula marking his debut as a director. The film, produced by Usha Mulpuri on Ira Creations banner features Naga Shaurya and Rashmika Mandanna in the lead. It was dubbed into Hindi with the same title. Mahati Swara Sagar composed the soundtrack and the background score for the film while Sai Sriram provided the cinematography and Kotagiri Venkateswara Rao did the editing for the film. The film was extensively shot in Hyderabad. The film was released worldwide on 2 February 2018. The film received positive reviews from both audience and critics and became Naga Shourya's highest-grossing film in India and overseas.
|Directed by||Venky Kudumula|
|Produced by||Usha Mulpuri|
|Written by||Venky Kudumula|
|Music by||Mahati Swara Sagar|
|Edited by||Kotagiri Venkateswara Rao|
|Box office||₹24 Crore|
The story revolves around a village which is divided into half by Telugu and Tamil people and involves many riots amongst the two sections of the village. Hari (Naga Shaurya) gets dragged into it as he joins a college in that village. He falls for Karthika (Rashmika Mandanna). She eventually starts to like him and soon reciprocates it. But his life takes a new turn when he discovers that she is a Tamilian from this village. There on follows comedy of errors. How he resolves the fight and marries his love forms the crux of the story.
- Naga Shourya as Hari
- Rashmika Mandanna as L. Karthika
- Achyuth Kumar as Keshava
- Mime Gopi as Veeramuthu
- Naresh as Hari's father
- Pragathi as Hari's mother
- Satya as Satya
- Raghu Babu as Principal Paramathma
- Vennela Kishore as Revenge Param
- Praveen as Auto Driver Bose
- Posani Krishna Murali as Lecturer
- Rajendran as Senior Muthu
- Vasu Inturi as Nalla Seenu
- Viva Harsha
- Sivannarayana Naripeddi
- Swapnika as Raji, Karthika's friend
- Venugopal as Param's father
- Director: Venkay Kudumula
- Producer: Usha Mulupuri
- Music: Mahati Swara Sagar
- Cinematography: Sai Sriram
- Editing: Kotagiri Venkateswara Rao
- Lyrics: Bhaskar Bhatla
- Art: Raam Arasavilli
- Fights: Venkat
|Soundtrack album by |
Mahati Swara Sagar
|Producer||Mahati Swara Sagar|
Music composed by Mahati Swara Sagar. Music released on Aditya Music Company.
|1.||"Chal Godava"||Bhaskarabhatla Ravi Kumar||Yazin Nizar||3:33|
|2.||"Choosi Chudangane"||Bhaskarabhatla Ravi Kumar||Anurag Kulkarni, Saagar Mahati||5:29|
|3.||"Chepave Balamani"||Shyam Kasrala||Sweekar Agasthi||5:20|
|4.||"Drunk & Drive"||Shyam Kasrala||Rahul Sipligunj||4:53|
|5.||"Ammaye Chalo Antu"||Krishna Madineni||Yazin Nizar, Lipsika||3:59|
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