The most anticipated movie of the year, NTR biopic titled Kathanayakudu is creating a lot of buzz amongst the audience with each passing day. Based on the life of veteran Indian actor, producer, director, editor and politician Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao, who also served as the Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh for seven years over three terms, the film is being produced by Nandamuri Balakrishna, Sai Korrapati Ranganatha and Vishnu Induri under NBK Films, Vaaraahi Chalana Chitram, and Vibri Media banners.
The first part of the movie is scheduled to release on January, 9th 2019 & the second part on January 24th, 2019.
After revealing the much awaited look of Aiyaary actress Rakul Preet Singh who will be seen as late Bollywood superstar SriDevi, the makers have finally let us in on the gorgeous Vidya Balan, who will portray the role of Basavatarakam.
Sharing the look on her Instagram story, Vidya Balan was seen in a tradition silk white saari with red border. Her hair was all neatly tied up with beautiful white jasmine flowers and bindi. “What do I see?!!” Vidya wrote along the picture, with a stern look.
Vidya Balan is currently in Hyderabad shooting for the film. We will see Nandamuri Balakrishna essaying the role of his late father and Bahubali actor Rana Duggubati will be seen playing Chandra Babu Naidu, who is the current Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh.
Actor Nandamuri Kalyan Ram has been signed for the role of NTR’s father Nandamuri Harikrishna in the movie. Helmed by Krish Jagarlamudi, who left Kangana Ranaut starrer Manikarnika mid way, to begin work on NTR; the expectations are quite high from this movie.
Earlier, the NTR biopic was scheduled to release on January, 9th 2019 but now the makers have decided to release the film in two parts, with the first instalment releasing on January, 9th 2019 and the second part will releasing on January 24th, 2019.