Yuvasamrat Akkineni Nagarjuna held a press meet yesterday in Taj Krishna, Hyderabad and announced that he and his home production Annapoorna Studios entered into tv serial production. They started with producing a serial titled Yuva which will be aired on Maa TV on every weekend. This serial will start from December 1st at 8.30 pm on every weekend.
Nagarjuna, a partner himself of Maa TV said that he was bored of this woman oriented, sad and depressing daily serials and wanted to start a new, youth attracting and comedy serial which led to the start of Yuva serial.
Yuva is directed by Sabia alias Chunia who was an assistant to the great director Raghavendra Rao. The script or story is by Kiran. Ravindra did the art direction. Music director Mickey J Meyer composed the theme song for Yuva and star director SS Rajamouli did a cameo appearance in one of the episodes. The star cast includes Monali, Rashmi, Karuna, Vasu, Viswa, Krishnudu and many others.
Nagarjuna adeed here that Yuva serial already shot 50 episodes till now and this serial is not a copy of the English super hit serial Friends. It is a story of 6 friends and their problems. Yuva is more close to our Indian and Andhra nativity. It is closely related to the recent super hit movie Happy Days.
The others who were present at the press meet were Akkineni Amala, Gunnam Gangaraju couple, Raghavendra Rao, Ramya Krishna, Allu Arvind and hero Sumanth.