Horror and Horror-comedy films are the trend currently in South industry. Films like Kanchana, Ganga, Geethanjali, Prema Kadha Chitram and now Mayuri have become good hits. Now a Tamil horror film is going to be dubbed into Telugu.
Raai Laxmi and Srikanth starrer ‘Sowcarpet’ is dubbed into Telugu as ‘Shiva Ganga’. Though the film Telugu name was declared as Begumpet but now the name changed to ‘Shiva Ganga’. The film is also going to be dubbed into Hindi.
Both Raai Laxmi and Srikanth are known faces in Telugu and with horror films doing well here, the makers have felt this would be an opportunity. Recently released Mayuri is an example where the film has break even with in 1 week of its release.