Tollywood


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Tollywood

(ˈtɒlɪˌwʊd)
n
1. the Telugu-language film industry, based in the state of Andhra Pradesh in SE India
2. the Bengali-language film industry, based in Tollygunge in E India
[C20: a blend of Telugu (or Tollygunge) + Hollywood; compare Bollywood]
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Sybanet), granting Indian distribution rights for content featuring Bollywood, Telugu also known as Tollywood, Malyalam, Punjabi, Tamil, Kannada, Gujarati, Bhojpuri, and other regional feature films and documentaries from India and other countries.
Tollywood actor and Ghatal MP Dev, filmmaker Arindam Sil, singer Nachiketa, singerpolitician Indranil Sen, actress Moon Moon Sen and poet Subodh Sarkar will visit Bangladesh with Mamata.
the event, which debuted in Dubai last year, will provide six hours of non-stop entertainment with dance, music and comedy by Tollywood stars.
The cinema industry of Andhra Pradesh, also known as Telugu cinema or Tollywood , is based in Hyderabad.
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Namitha says she is acting in a Telugu film too, besides listening to scripts in both Kollywood and Tollywood.
Deepali Dewan: You have the unique perspective of participating in a number of film industries in India--Kollywood (Tamil) where you got your start, Tollywood (Bengali and Telugu), Bolljwood (Hindi), and the alternative Indian film industry--as well as the Canadian film scene.
in will enable the citizens of Hyderabad to access local content spanning Tollywood happenings, music, the hottest clubs and the city's latest gossip, all in video
Besides these stars, several Tollywood celebrities also attended the state government's flagship event.
Kolkata, May 30 ( ANI ): The Tollywood film fraternity ushered condolence messages to filmmaker Rituparno Ghosh, after the ace directors untimely demise at the age of 49, following a cardiac arrest today morning.
Prominent film personalities from Tollywood and Andhra music world are expected to attend the event.
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