Rajahmundry guy Bharat Margani is making his film debut with 'Oye Ninne'. Directed by Satyam Challakoti, the film is all set to hit the theaters on October 6. The film is being produced by Vamsikrishna Srinivas. The film revolves around a young boy, who is in love, is given an option by his lover to either choose her or his family. What does he do? As part of the film's promotion, Bharath interacted with the media today. Here are the excerpts from his interview.
Tell us about yourself?
I am from Rajahmundry. I had my schooling in Shepherd convent in Ooty. Later, I had studied in Rajahmundry. I did my Degree in Hyderabad and has done MBA in US.
So how did you come into films?
All my friends and family members used to ask me to become an actor. They used to say me that I am looking like a hero. Since then, my interest in movies has increased. I made one short film when I was in US. I also did ramp walk in Lakme fashion week. With this experience, I used to judge miss Rajahmundry, Miss Vizag and Miss AP. During that time, I met producer Vamsi Krishna Srinivas. He told me this story and asked me to play the male lead.
I come from a business family. We have CO2 industries, fish ponds and construction businesses in Rajahmundry.
What was your parents response?
They agreed as it is a good chance. Soon, I took training from Satyanand master in Vizag.
What is Oye Ninne all about?
It's a village back drop movie and a clean family entertainer. Father has no hopes on son and showcases the little things between father and son. I play the character of a person who is a very straightforward person. Whatever I feel about a person, I tell it to their face.What kind of trouble I get into with my father and how does it affect my love life forms the core of the movie.
The idea behind Oye Ninne title?
I call the heroine as 'Oye Ninne' in the movie. Heroine calls me the same. I think director observed it and finalised this title.
What are the major highlights in the movie?
The Godavari slang is one of the main highlights in the film. The album has already become popular. The film has all ingredients which will be liked by this generation.
Who is your favourite hero?
I like Nagarjuna sir's acting and mannerisms very much.
What are your future projects?
My second film is also confirmed. I will reveal the details of the project soon.