Nani, Colors Swathi, Bhargavi, Srinivas Avasarala
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Marthand K Venkatesh
Mohan Krishna Indraganti
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Ashta Chemma story at a glance
Lavanya (Colors Swati) is a hardcore fan of hero Mahesh Babu. And her ambition is to marry hero Mahesh. But her heart is broken when Mahesh married Namrata. Later she compromises and wants to marry somebody who has ‘Mahesh’ in his name. Anand (Srinivas Avasarala) is a rich kid and neighbor of Lavanya and he is bugged with ‘Pokiri’ songs played in loud volume by Lavanya. He decides that the only way to get rid of noise from her house is to hook her up with some‘Mahesh’. And then Nani comes in to the picture. Rest of the story is about how the story ends in peace.
Ashta Chemma is a small movie but went on to become good hit. The cool comedy and good songs attracted the A class crowd very well and finally, the producer was in good profits.
Ashta Chemma is the debut movie of hero Nani. Later on, he delivered many good movies and later went on to become a star.
Nani and colours Swathi paired up for the first time with this movie. Later Swathi had received many accolades for her role in the movie.
Director indraganti Mohan Krishna first selected Bhumika Chawla as the main heroine and Swathi as supporting actress. When he failed to cast Bhumika in the movie, Swathi was promoted to the lead role.
Ram Mohan, the producer of this movie was a management graduate from Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad, previously worked for UTV Software Communications
The concept of the movie is inspired from a Hollywood movie 'The Importance of Being Earnest'.