The shooting of biopic on NTR kickstarted couple of days ago with lead actor- producer Nandamuri Balakrishna canning important scenes. Directed by Krish, NTR biopic will have Balakrishna playing his father besides producing the film. The biopic on the legendary actor will have a string of actors playing key roles and more actors keep getting. Rana Daggubati will be seen playing Nara Chandrababu Naidu, NTR’s son-in-law, in the biopic while Vidya Balan would be seen playing NTR’s wife in the film. And latest buzz is that actor Rajasekhar to has been signed on to play a key role in NTR biopic. However, it is not yet clear as to which role he would be seen playing in the film.
The biopic will feature Balakrishna himself in the titular role and will portray the life of NTR from the time he made an entry in films till he became the Chief Minister of then Andhra Pradesh, reports reveal. The biopic will be made in Telugu, Tamil and Hindi since NTR was a popular figure across India in films and political circles. The makers are yet to reveal the complete cast and crew of the film, which is expected to be announced in the coming days. It is being said that few top actors from various South Indian film industries are being approached for the biopic. The shooting of NTR bipic is underway in bits and pieces in Hyderabad as the unit is awaiting for a director for the film.
Bengali actor Jisshu Sengupta too has been signed to play an important role in the film. Actor Jisshu Sengupta says it is a huge honour to be able to represent such a sincere visionary as L.V. Prasad in a film based on the legendary Telugu actor-filmmaker-politician NTR. This will be the Bengali actor’s debut in the South film industry. The film, which will be directed by Krish Jagarlamudi, also features Vidya Balan and Rana Daggubati.