The makers of Yatra, the Biopic of Former Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, YS Rajasekhara Reddy which has Malayalam Superstar Mammootty playing the titular role will begin its regular shooting from 20th of this month. The makers say the entire shooting will be complete in a single continuous schedule. The plan is to release the movie for Sankranthi 2019. Incidentally, NTR’s Biopic starring Balakrishna Nandamuri will also go on floors at the same time. There are several interesting rumours about the casting of the film but the team is yet to confirm that officially.
Anando Brahma fame Mahi V Raghav will direct this biopic. He reportedly conducted extensive research into the life of the Late Chief Minister. 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 will be helping the ruling part of Andhra Pradesh, the Telugu Desam Party. There is an acute interest on the Biopic Projects in the trade as well as the audience all of the sudden post the Super Success of Mahanati – The Biopic of Legendary Actress, Savitri.