N. Shankar is an Indian Film Director, known for his tremendous works in Telugu Film Industry. He is a well renowned Telugu Film Director who has proven as a creative director and has made numerous remarkable Movies with heartening humanistic standards. He is well-thought-out as one of the most creative directors with a great taste for music and has more than one and half decade’s expertise in Telugu movie industry. Most of his movies had won several State, National and Private Awards, Film Fare Awards, A.P. Cinegoer’s Association Annual Awards, Bharatamuni Awards etc.
He has directed numerous blockbuster Movies like Jayam Manadera, Bhadrachalam, Sree Ramulayya, and Jai Bholo Telangana in Telugu language. With great years of experience in Tollywood, he strongly feels that the artists from Telangana region in specific lack proper representation in Telugu film industry. Henceforth, he directed and produced Jai Bholo Telangana (2011), exceptional awareness with the Telangana Movement as the backdrop which gained him film accolades and also Best Director award from State.
His movie Jai Bholo Telangana (2011) is renowned as a powerful tool that backed significantly to the separate Telangana movement. The movie’s reach and impact of its songs and representation touched many hearts through the state. The film attested to be an inspirational point for several students and their mothers. This movie will be remembered as one of the highest torch bearer of the Telangana movements. N. Shankar hails from a normal middle class family belonging to backward caste in Nalgonda district of Telangana state. He is a fervent young man with active student political life allied with student movements as a learner. With the impact of actor Dr. M. Prabhakar Reddy, N. Shankar selected to come in to film industry. He started his career as an assistant director and rapidly rose to be the most sought after co-director. From topmost directors like A. Kodandaramireddy to Super star Krishna trusted him with their movies. Apart from being a man with philosophical background, he also became most dedicated worker in a short span of time.
N. Shankar currently made a movie called “2 Countries” which starred Sunil, Manish Raj in lead roles which is a Malayalam remake with the same name which was a huge blockbuster in Mollywood. Shankar modified the story from the original to suitable for Telugu nativity by adding his trademark human emotions and family drama and he mostly concentrated on showing the relationship between a husband and wife. This movie can be considered as a perfect film for his comeback to the industry as a film maker.
Sunil, who is well known for his comic movies like Poola rangadu and Maryada Ramanna playing the lead role as “ULLAS” in the movie “2 Countries“. Ullas is a greedy man, who almost do anything for money. He earlier willing to marry a disabled girl for her money but later shifted to “Laya” as he realizes that she is rich American girl.
Ullas marries to Laya and leaves to America, but before that he realizes the dark side of Laya. How he handled his relationship with her and her family in a country which totally strange for him. Did he changed, did they survive their relationship..
Sunil portrayed the role of Ullas with his well known comedy timing and impeccable dialogue delivery. His screen presence will make everyone feel fresh and sends good vibes.
Manisha Raj, is the female lead actress of “2 Countries” movie, who is actually an NRI (American) Indian girl, who settled in Florida, USA. The film director N. Shankar cast her by conducting a “Star Hunt” in USA, where he find Manisha as a singer. The director asked her to do heroine role and finally she became the main female lead of the movie.