2019 will be an exciting year for Telugu cinema with many interesting films lined up for release. While the NTR biopic staring Nandamuri Balakrishna will soon kick start and gear up for release in early 2019, Chiranjeevi starrer Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy too is currently being shot and is expected to hit screens in 2019. And according to latest reports, the makers may target the summer of 2019 for the release date of Sya Raa Natrasimha Reddy which is being directed by Surender Reddy. Said to be a period drama, Sye Raa will have Chiranjeevi playing the titular role of Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy. The first leg of shooting was recently completed and the makers will now begin the second schedule from June 5th, 2018. The recently wrapped up schedule had Chiranjeevi, Nayanthara and Amitabh Bachchan in it.
Senior Bachchan will be seen playing a very small role in the film and but is said to be a pivotal role. Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy features Nayanthara, Tamil actor Vijay Sethupathi, Kannada star Kichcha Sudeep besides Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan. Sye Raa Narasmiha Reddy will be loosely based on one of the first freedom fighters of India in 1800s – Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy. The makers are believed to have done extensive research on the freedom fighter who is said to have fought the British forces bravely and with a small contingent of army. Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy is being produced by Ram Charan under the banner Konidela Productions, their second after Khaidi No 150, which was the comeback film for Chiranjeevi.
Besides all these actors, Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy also stars Tamannaah Bhatia in an important role and the Baahubali actress too will join the shooting sets of the film from tomorrow. It is being reported that Tamannaah will be seen playing a pivotal in the film and plays a key role in the narrative.