Sunday, December 12, 2010

Producer Devi Prasad Passes Away

Popular producer K. Devivara Prasad, 68, who produced several hit movies on his Devi Films banner, passed devi vara prasad,popular producer of tollywoodaway this morning following a prolonged lung infection. He breathed his last at a private hospital in Hyderabad.

Devi Vara Prasad had produced movies Bhale Tammudu, Manchi Donga, Kondaveeti Raja, Alluda Majaka, Kedi Number 1, Gharana Mogudu, Mriga Raju, Bhajantreelu, Amma Rajinama and others.

Born on December 6, 1943 at Vijayawada, Devi Vara Prasad entered the movie field on the advice of the legendary actor late NTR and had seen the heights and lows of the industry. He worked as the secretary of the South Indian Film Chamber of Commerce for several years.

Family members told journalists that the body of Vara Prasad will be taken to Vijayawada this evening and the obsequies held tomorrow. Prominent movie personalities visited his residence and paid their last respects.