Yesterday released terrific look of Rakul Preeth Singh as Sri Devi -the first female superstar of Indian cinema in NTR’s biopic hooked all. Natasimha Balakrishna who is playing the title role is not leaving single stone unturned to pay floral tributes to his dad NTR with a biopic.
The latest buzz is that Balakrishna spending hefty money to get top stars for the iconic roles. Rumors are spreading wide as Rakul offered Rs 1 crore to play Sri Devi’s role. Shocking rumor is that Rakul offered this huge amount where her role will appear only for 20 mins in NTR – biopic.
It is known that he is offering whopping Rs 1.5crs to Bollywood beauty Vidya Balan to cast her as NTR’s wife Basavatarakam. A source shares the makers apart from filming Aku Chatu Pinde Tadise song from Vetagadu on Balakrishna and Rakul will also shoot a couple of songs from films like Bobbili Puli. Rakul will appear in part two of the biopic.
On the other side speculations spreading that Balakrishna offered huge sum for all the actors who are playing prominent roles in this prestigious biopic. The complete film journey of NTR from his birth will be focused on first part NTR – Kathanayakudu and the political journey will be covered in second part NTR- Mahanayakudu. NTR – Kathanayakudu is slated for grand release on January 9th and NTR- Mahanayakudu will hit theaters on January 24th.
The biopic has a star-studded cast of Vidya Balan, Rakul Preet Singh, Rana, Sumanth, and others in important roles. Watch this space for more updates.