Actor-politician Nandamuri Balakrishna has taken up the responsibility of making a biopic on his father, yesteryear legendary actor N.T.Rama Rao and the film has been titled NTR. The biopic is being directed by Teja and will have Nandamuri Balakrishna playing the titular role, indicating that we will see the life of the iconic actor’s life till the time he became the Chief Minister of the then Andhra Pradesh. There have been a lot of speculations around the cast of the film, specially the female lead actors. It was being reported that Nayantara could be playing an important role in the film and Bollywood actor Vidya Balan could be roped in to play another pivotal role. However, none of these were confirmed reports. And the latest buzz is that the makers are considering approaching Kajal Aggarwal for an important role in the biopic and soon discussions will begin with the top actor in South India. However, sources reveal that the actor is yet to give her nod for this.
The film was recently launched in Hyderabad and the makers canned few scenes which had Balakrishna enacting a scene in the role of Duryodhana in one of his father’s films. 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.