ACK Alive is a unique collaboration which brings together multiple teams with expertise in the field of education and entertainment. Together, we have a shared vision for ACK Alive – of recreating the magic of Amar Chitra Katha and making it more accessible and enjoyable for the current generation of enthusiastic learners, both - children and adults.
Amar Chitra Katha Pvt.Ltd.
Mr. Rana Daggubati
Rana Daggubati is a National award-winning filmmaker, digital post entrepreneur, and a successful actor in Telugu, Tamil and Hindi films. Rana Daggubati made a sensational debut in Telugu and Hindi simultaneously as the lead actor in the political thriller ‘Leader’ and the crime thriller ‘Dum Maaro Dum’ in 2010. His recent films - the magnum opus Baahubali - The Beginning and The Conclusion directed by the India's ace director S.S. Rajamouli has become one of India’s most successful franchise films worldwide. He is the grandson of Padma Bhushan awardee, Dr. D. Ramanaidu, son of producer D. Suresh Babu, and nephew to Telugu superstar Venkatesh. His grandfather Dr. D Ramanaidu, an illustrious filmmaker and producer gave Indian cinema some of its finest artists, technicians and made some of India’s most memorable films.
Having inherited a passion for cinema from his family, in 2006, Rana’s first film as a Producer ‘A Belly Full of Dreams’ won him the National Award for best film. Given his tremendous foresight, he is accredited with having transformed the evolution of the digital postproduction landscape in South India. His company, Ramanaidu Studios is one of India’s largest integrated production powerhouses offering production, distribution, exhibition and studio infrastructure. With over 800 theatres in South India, the studio has produced over 175 films and released over 2000 films in the last couple of decades. His entrepreneurial spirit compels him to invest in tech companies like Spaces - a VR company, AppStar – an augmented reality company, LDM – a visual effects studio based in London, Gamezop - a game development studio, and sports leagues like Super Boxing League, Premier Futsal and the Premier Badminton League.
Suresh Productions Pvt.Ltd
Suresh Productions is one of India’s largest production power houses based in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. An organisation that has made 50 years of contribution to Indian national and regional cinema. It is an organisation that has been built over three generations of filmmakers, who have consistently won the prestigious national awards. Its strategic business units are film production, film studios, film distributions, film exhibitions and a film school as well.
The organisation has to its credit over 156 films in 13 different languages and has made a place for itself in the Guinness World Records for producing the most number of feature films by a single producer Padma Bhushan Dr.D.Ramanaidu garu.
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