After the enormous success of Baahubali 2, Rana Daggubati is a heart-throb now not just in South Indian cinema but nationwide. Even before Baahubali 2, Rana Daggubati was a familiar face in Hindi cinema because of the roles he played in Bollywood flicks like Yeh Jawaani Hain Deewani, Baby and The Ghazi Attack. The heavily built actor has a huge following across India now because of the bulky roles that he has donned so far in his career.
Rana Daggubati is now working on his upcoming film titled Nene Raju Nene Mantri which is being directed by Teja. The film has Rana Daggubati playing a fierce politician who wishes to become the Chief Minister by any means. The makers released the theatrical trailer of Nene Raju Nene Mantri afew days ago and it received an overwhelming response on social media. Nene Raju Nene Mantri also features Kajal Aggarwal and Catherine Tresa in the female lead roles.
News has it that the Hindi dubbing rights of Nene Raju Nene Mantri have been sold for a whopping amount of INR 11 crores, only next to Mahesh Babu’s SPYder which fetched a gigantic INR 28 crores. This only shows the Pan-Indian following of Rana Daggubati after his films like Baahubali The Conclusion and The Ghazi Attack.
Touted to be a political thriller, Nene Raju Nene Mantri is being directed by popular Telugu writer/director Teja and is being produced by Rana Daggubati’s father, Suresh Babu jointly with CH Bharath Chowdhary and V Kiran Reddy under Suresh Productions and Blue Planet Entertainments.