Lead Role Confirmed in YSR Biopic

Mahi V Raghav who made a mark on the Telugu audience with comedy thriller, Anando Brahma has announced making the Biopic of former Chief Minister, YS Rajasekhara Reddy a long ago. The announcement itself triggered speculations about who will play the role of the Late Chief Minister. There are some reports that King Nagarjuna will be playing the role of YSR but it never happened.
Finally, the director announced that it is going to be Mammootty who will play the title role in the film. Sources also indicate that the movie will be titled Yatra and will go on floors from May. It has to be seen who will reprise the role of his son and the current Opposition Leader, YS Jagan Mohan Reddy in the Biopic film. The project may be targeting 2019 release which may benefit YSR Congress ahead of the General Elections in May. It may be known to our readers that YSR is one of the most popular Chief Ministers of Andhra Pradesh due to his populistic schemes but breathed his last in a chopper crash in 2009. The project attracts attention as many biopics are already being made on other former Chief Minister, N Taraka Ramarao. Stay tuned for this space for more updates.