After the success of Mahanati – The Biopic of Legendary Actress Savitri, all eyes are on the Biopic Projects of YSR and NTR coming up very soon. The Biopic of YSR titled Yatra and has Malayalam Superstar Mammootty playing the titular role. The director is still in the process of casting for key characters in the film including that of YS Jagan, Sharmila, and YS Vijayamma. Telugu Actors are not keen on doing the film fearing Political Backlash. Making it with other language actors will not help the cause with our audience and also shooting will them will delay the project. Amid all these issues, the movie will start rolling from 18th June, the makers say.
Anando Brahma fame Mahi V Raghav will direct this biopic which is expected to hit the screens early next year. Plans are on to release the film before 2019 elections. The makers have already released the First Look Poster of the film. There are rumors that YSR Congress is funding this project to get the advantage in 2019 Elections but there is no confirmation about the same. NTR’s Biopic starring Nandamuri Balakrishna is also expected to come at the same time helping the Telugu Desam Party.