What do you get when you combine a current rage leading actor, a fresh heroine and a highly seasoned supporting cast with a red hot director, a generous producer, a funky music director and an entirely offbeat title? Not all that much, as you're about to find out.
Amma, Naanna... is all set to soap off the stereotype image of Ravi Teja. He plays Chandu, a completely different character from the one as Idiot
, where he was an outspoken, kooky weed wanting to be an IPS officer. This time around, he's an outspoken, kooky weed wanting to be a kick boxing champion! With that much originality and a little more in the form of the first song not being a rip-off of a Nokia ringtone*, Chandu revels in his 'original' world containing:
1. His mom
: Played by Jayasudha, is a typical screen mother - very unconventional. Actually, she acts like an irresponsible dweeb but 'unconventional' sounds cuter! Cutting parties & discos is no problem but discussing the whereabouts of his father with a fully grown son? Definitely a problem, especially when the script demands a few more reels of the 'my-mother-is-my-overgrown-friend' schtick. Any resemblance to the mother character in Yuvakudu is merely coincidental. If
you're stupid enough to believe that!