There are reports that Tamannaah Bhatia will be starring in Chiranjeevi’s Sye Raa Narsimha Reddy. Chiranjeevi’s star son Ram Charan Teja is bankrolling the mega-budget film under his home production banner Konidela Production Company.
Telugu period drama Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy, starring superstar Chiranjeevi in the title role, is based on Rayalaseema freedom fighter Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy. Amitabh Bachchan plays the role of Chiranjeevi’s guru in the film.
Amitabh Bachchan will be playing a cameo in Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy that boasts of an all-star cast. Actos Nayanthara, Kiccha Sundeep, Vijay Sethupathi and Jagapathy Babu are also in the cast of the film.
Amitabh Bachchan has headed out to Hyderabad to shoot for Chiranjeevi’s magnum opus titled Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy. As Big B reveals in his blog entry for March 27, he has been roped in for a guest appearance in the biopic based on the late freedom fighter Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy.
Chiranjeevi, recently speaking at a film event, had said he was jealous of his son Ram Charan for working in a film like Rangasthalam, which is helmed by Sukumar.
Rangasthalam, starring Ram Charan and Samantha Akkineni in the lead roles, is said to be a revenge drama that takes place in a rural backdrop. The film is due to open in theatres worldwide on March 30.
Seasoned acting teacher Lakshmi Devi passed away on Saturday at the age of 78. After her morning prayers, she suffered a fatal cardiac arrest, said her actor son Rajeev Kanakala. Lakshmi’s students include Megastar Chiranjeevi, Allari Naresh and others.
Chiranjeevi is currently working on the mega-budget multi-starrer Sye Narasimha Reddy, which is produced by Ram Charan. The film has a strong supporting cast including Nayanthara and Vijay Sethupathi, who is making his Telugu debut.
Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy is Ram Charan’s second production after the blockbuster Khaidi 150, which was Chiranjeevi’s comeback vehicle.
Megastar Chiranjeevi saw his star son Ram Charan’s film Rangasthalam and liked it. The upcoming revenge drama, which is helmed by director Sukumar, stars actor Samantha Ruth Prabhu as the female lead.
Sai Dharam Tej has some interesting projects in his kitty. The actor is looking forward to the release of his next, Jawaan, in which he would be seen in an extremely different avatar. The actor in exclusive conversation with indianexpress.com spoke about his next films, their concepts and how his family is not a competition but inspiration for him, especially Pawan Kalyan and Chiranjeevi.
Tollywood superstar Chiranjeevi spent some time on the sets of his son Ram Charan’s Ranagasthalam 1985 along with SS Rajamouli. The film has Samantha Ruth Prabhu playing the female lead with music by Devi Sri Prasad. This is the first time Ram Charan and Samantha are being paired together.
Megastar Chiranjeevi completed 40 years in the film industry this year. In order to celebrate the landmark in his career, his fans had organised 400 blood donation drives just in India. Such events were also held in the US and other parts of the world.
Megastar Chiranjeevi’s Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy motion poster shows a rebel army led by Narasimha Reddy’s lay siege to a fort occupied by British forces. And it promises to be a visual treat for the audience. The film also has a solid star cast, including Bollywood’s titan Amitabh Bachchan.
Megastar Chiranjeevi is celebrating his 62nd birthday on Tuesday. Chiranjeevi is credited with ushering in a new era of dance and style in the Telugu film industry. In a career spanning about four decades, the star has showcased many iconic dance moves and hook steps that sort of put the pressure on other leading heroes of his time to deliver interesting dance performances.