NTR biopic is a talk of the town since its inception and with the makers releasing the first look of each character from the film, the wait is getting harder. Rakul Preet Singh recently revealed her first look as a late legendary actress Sridevi and now, Vidya Balan gives us a glimpse of her look as Basavatarakam from the NTR biopic. Vidya Balan will be essaying the role NTR’s wife Basavatarakam and her first glimpse is only making us wait for the film to hit the screens. One can see in the photo, Vidya Balan dressed in a traditional cotton sari as she gets ready for her shot.
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 film is currently being shot in Andhra Pradesh. Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao’s biopic is being directed by Krish, who was earlier working on Kangana Ranaut starrer Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi. However, he left the film mid-way to direct the NTR biopic. The biopic has been titled NTR Kathanayakudu and is all set to release on January 9, 2019.
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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.