Semi Finale: actress-TV judge Lakshmi Manchu gracing the show as a special guest
- Semi Finale: actress-TV judge Lakshmi Manchu
gracing the show as a special guest. While she enjoys all the
Independence Day special acts of the kids on the show, Ali shared the
struggles faced by actor Mohan Babu's landlord humilated the latter as
he delayed the house rent for three months due to financial crunch.
- The show will invite popular actress Aamani in the upcoming episode. She will perform on her popular song Edurinti Mangala Gowri from the 1982 film Subhalagnam featuring her and Jagapathi Babu in the lead roles. Incidentally, the film was directed by SV Krishna Reddy, one of the main judges of the show. Besides, the contestants of the show also stage an entertaining sketch on Aamani's popular song and characters in movies.
- Accomplished actor Rajendra Prasad, who is known for his signature comedy, will grace the episode of Drama Juniors season 5.
The channel airing the show has unveiled a teaser on the actor's birthday (July 19) in which he can be seen having a blast in the show. While Rajendra Prasad received a grand welcome into the sets, he enjoyed the performances of the talented kids on the shows. Besides, he also shared some fun experiences from some of his popular films like Madam. Judge Ali was all praises for Rajendra Prasad, who is one of the acting greats of Telugu cinema.
The show also celebrated Rajendra Prasad in the episode which left him overwhelmed. She described it as a 'special birthday' ever in life and thanked the makers of the show for introducing him to the next generation kids as well. His on-screen granddaughter from the film Mahanati will also join Rajendra Prasad's birthday celebrations. Ace comedian-TV personality Ali is back to Drama Juniors. He has stepped into the shoes of Renu Desai as one of the judges of the reality TV show. The episode will also see host Pradeep returning to the show as the host and some hilarious sketches by the child actors of the show.
- Drama Juniors 5 judge Renu Desai warns fans about fake Twitter profile; says, I am only on Instagram"
- Actor-TV host Ali expresses his gratitude to his 'Guru' SV Krishna Reddy - Comedian-TV host Ali gracing the show seen shaking a leg with his 'Guru' SV Krishna Reddy. Ali stated that Krishna Reddy gave him a rebirth as an actor in the entertainment industry.
- Renu Desai's daughter Aadya to make her debut Telugu TV inDrama
Juniors season 5. Renu as a doting mom couldn't resist coming onto the
stage to welcome Aadya with a warm hug and a peck on the cheek. While
Renu described Aadya as her best gift ever, the latter called her 'the
has sparked rumours about the seasoned host's health condition. Anchor
Ravi has stepped into the shoes of Pradeep for the upcoming episodes.
The makers of the show are planning to create an episode banking amid
the surge in COVID-19 cases and night curfew in the state of Telangana.
- Drama Juniors Season 5 judge Renu Desai
got emotional in the show talking about the plight of artists especially
when false news is spread against them.
seen emotionally urging everyone to think twice before commenting or
spreading 'false news' against artists. In the teaser video, her
co-judges Sunitha and others are consoling her.
- Parents will be seen with face shields
even on the cameras. It is a huge set and social distancing is being
strictly followed. It is scary but this is the only way out. Everyone
is looking forward to this new year but until we respect nature and
follow the precautionary measures, we can't have a better scenario."
- SV Krishna Reddy to make his TV debut with Drama
Juniors 5. Accomplished Telugu filmmaker, who is known for his
remarkable Telugu films.
- Playback singer Sunitha and TV personality Renu Desai as the other two judges of the season.
- Pradeep Machiraju is going host Drama Juniors season 5
- Pradeep was away from the show for a few episodes reportedly due to illness and personal loss. Pradeep's father Panduranga Machiraju passed away due to COVID-19 related complications recently. Anchor Ravi hosted the episodes in the absence of Pradeep.
- Drama Juniors 5 was announced in 2020 but the show was postponed due to the pandemic. However, the makers have relaunched the show and shot for the first bunch of episodes in Annapurna Studios recently.
Ravi can be seen hosting the show in the absence of Pradeep Machiraju.
The reasons behind his absence remain unknown though.
- This is the first time SV Krishna Reddy will be seen in the reality TV series featuring talented kids showcase their exceptional acting talent. The makers of the show are prepping up for the first shoot schedule in the first week of April.
- Renu has been battling online abuse and trolls on social media for a while now. She made her Telugu TV comeback as a judge with the recently launched fifth edition of Drama Juniors. As a judge, she is sharing the panel with Sunitha and SV Krishna Reddy.
- The show was announced before the pandemic hit the world. A teaser featuring popular film director Harish Shankar was also released on social media. In the video, Harish can be seen on the shooting floor. He steps into the vanity van of the actor and when the viewers expect a film star, a boy gives the shot and Harish hails him for the performance. However, it is quickly shown that this is the daydream of a boy who notices the billboard of Drama Juniors season 5 and wants to be on the show.
- Season 5 of Drama Juniors is slated for a launch on April 11 (Sunday).
Juniors Season 5 judge Renu Desai's daughter Aadya made her debut TV
appearance in Drama Juniors season 5. Renu described Aadya as her best
gift ever, the latter called her 'the best mom'.
Vijay, Trivedhi, Roshan, Vignesh, Sharma, Rupika, Haasini, Padmavathi, Jahnavi, Divya Roopa and Vaishnavi from Season 2 of the Drama Juniors series emerged as the winner of the previous season judged by Ali, Ohmkar and Anasuya Bharadwaj.
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