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|Directed by||Trinadha Rao Nakkina|
|Written by||Prasanna Kumar Bezawada|
Prasanna Kumar Bezawada|
Trinadha Rao Nakkina
|Story by||Prasanna Kumar Bezawada|
|Music by||Devi Sri Prasad|
|Distributed by||Sri Venkateswara Creations|
Nenu Local (English: I'm Local) is a 2017 Indian Telugu romantic comedy film directed by Trinadha Rao Nakkina and produced by Dil Raju under his banner, Sri Venkateswara Creations. This film's story, screenplay and dialogues were written by Prasanna Kumar Bezawada. It features Nani and Keerthy Suresh in the lead roles. Music was composed by Devi Sri Prasad. The trailer of the film was launched on 14 January 2017. The film was released on 3 February 2017 with mixed to positive reviews and went on to become a blockbuster at the box office. It also collected over 1 million dollars at the U.S. box office.
The film was dubbed into Hindi as Super Khiladi 4 by Goldmines Telefilms Pvt. Ltd. and had a limited theatrical release on 17 November 2017. Dubbing artist Sanket Mhatre dubbed for Nani's voice and dubbing artist Chetanya Adib dubbed for Naveen Chandra's voice in the Hindi dubbed version.
College student, Babu, struggles to clear his final exam for completing his Engineering Degree. However, the exam supervisor helps him to copy and clear his course. After that exam, Babu meets Keerthy and falls in love with her at the first sight. After few encounters with Keerthy, Babu finally impresses her (after he helps her best friend to marry her boyfriend). Just when Babu and Keerthy are about to meet each other, Keerthy's ex-fiance, Siddharth Verma enters and claims that he should marry Keerthy.
Babu gets to know that, four years ago, Siddharth vowed to get a job so that Keerthy's father marries him to her. Coming back to the present, Keerthy lands in a dilemma when her father asks her to marry Siddharth (as she had promised her father that she would marry the man of his choice). But, Keerthy tells Babu to convince her father about his love for her so that they can marry each other. Days pass. But Babu gets no 'special moment' to convince Keerthy's father, who despises Babu for his carefree attitude (he was also the same person who allowed Babu to copy during the exams and never show his face to him again).
However, on the day of Keerthy's wedding, the man whose daughter's marriage got abandoned due to Babu, comes to the ceremony and asks for Keerthy's would-be. Keerthy's father calls Siddharth whereas Keerthy's mother calls Babu. Even in front of impending death, Babu tells the irritated man about his story and also convinces him that the his daughter could never be happy after marriage because his daughter's fiance had loved Keerthy's best friend. Keerthy's father however thinks Babu's speech to be just a drama and taunts him. An embittered Babu shoots himself with the irritated man's gun to prove that he truly loves Keerthy, and gets severely injured. Babu is rushed to the hospital and Keerthy's father gets convinced about Babu's love for his daughter. This proves to be the "special moment" which Babu had been waiting for. The film ends with Babu and Keerthy getting married happily and Siddharth Verma asking his father to find out if his would-be doesn't have a boyfriend like Babu.
- Nani as Babu
- Keerthy Suresh as Keerthy
- Naveen Chandra as Sub-Inspector Sidharth Varma, Keerthy's fiancé
- Sachin Khedekar as Keerthy's father and Babu's exam supervisor in college
- Tulasi as Keerthy's mother
- Rudranil Ghosh as Rama Rao
- Ram Prasad as Babu's friend
- Rao Ramesh as bride's father
- Posani Krishna Murali as Babu's father
- Easwari Rao as Babu's mother
- Vennela Kishore as store salesman
- Raghu Babu as Sidharth's father
- Krishna Bhagavaan as a constable
- Manali Rathod
|Soundtrack album by Devi Sri Prasad|
|Released||14 January 2017|
|Producer||Devi Sri Prasad|
|Devi Sri Prasad chronology|
Devi Sri Prasad scored the soundtrack, which was released on 14 January 2017. www.123telugu.com quoted saying that "The music of Nenu Local is one of the best works of DSP in the recent times. The youthful exuberance that he brings on to his album is infectious as all the songs are full of energy and fun".
|2.||"Arere Yekadda"||Sri Mani||Naresh Iyer & Manisha Eerabathini||3:57|
|3.||"Disturb Chestha Ninnu"||Sri Mani||Prudhvi Chandra||3:04|
|4.||"Champesaave Nannu"||Sri Mani||Kapil & Sameera Bharadwaj||3:20|
|5.||"Side Please"||Sri Mani||Javed Ali||3:14|
The film grossed ₹26 crore at the worldwide box office in its opening weekend. By the end of its run, it was declared a blockbuster, becoming Nani's biggest solo commercial success to date, beating his previous record set by Bhale Bhale Magadivoy. The movie subsequently became Nani's 3rd movie to gross $1 million in the USA after Eega and Bhale Bhale Magadivoy.
- "Nenu Local Cast & Crew, Nenu Local Telugu Movie Cast, Actor, Actress, Director". FilmiBeat. Retrieved 12 November 2016.
- Nenu Local 3-day worldwide box office collection: Nani's movie crosses Rs 135 crore mark in 1st weekend