As we all know Rakul Preet Singh has been roped in to play the role of late legendary actress Sridevi in NTR biopic, Finally, the first look of the actress as Sridevi is out. Rakul took to social media to share the first look of her and we think, she has managed to nail the look. One can see in the picture below, Rakul is donning the traditional embroidery sari with the center parted hairdo, a patent style that Sridevi used to carry. The nose piercing is the royal touch and is giving major Sridevi feels. Take a look and let us know about it in the comments section below.
NTR and Sridevi had acted together in 14 films. Rakul’s role in the NTR biopic is a cameo with a song and a few scenes. In a recent interview with Times Of India, Rakul shared her excitement of playing Sridevi on the big screen. She said, “This is going to be the most challenging character I’ve played so far because Srideviji is a legend. She was and is still loved by millions. I have been a big fan and recreating the diva on screen for the first time is a big responsibility. I hope I can do justice to it. The makers have full faith in me and I hope I can live up to it.”
Bollywood actress Vidya Balan and the Baahubali star Rana Daggubati will be seen playing very important roles in the film. Rana will be seen playing Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu in the biopic on Telugu actor-turned-politician Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao (NTR). The shooting of the film is currently being shot in Andhra Pradesh
The biopic will be made in Telugu, Tamil and Hindi since NTR was a popular figure across India in films and political circles. Being jointly produced by Balakrishna, Vishnu Induri and Sai Korrapati, the film will have music by MM Keeravani.