The first trailer of Krish Jagarlamudi’s much anticipated two-part biopic on Telugu screen celebrity and former chief minister NT Rama Rao was out on Friday. In the movie NTR Kathanayakudu, NTR’s son, Nandamuri Balakrishna, plays the lead role, on the other hand Vidya Balan plays his first wife, Basavatarakam.
Post an immensely thriving acting career, NT Rama Rao established the Telugu Desam Party and led the united Andhra Pradesh state as chief minister for three terms. Worth mention here Three of his sons are actors, whereas his daughter, Daggubati Purandeswari, is a politician and ex Member of Parliament.
The whole trailer packs in Rao’s early years as an actor, his political career, and his years as the chief minister of then united Andhra Pradesh state. Film’s cast includes Rana Daggubati, Rakul Preet Singh, Prakash Raj, Bharat Reddy and Sachin Khedekar in key roles. The big-budget production is slated to be released in January. Notably The biopic has been scored by MM Keeravani while the second part is reportedly titled NTR Mahanayakudu.
Krish Jagarlamudi’s credits consist of Gamyam, Vedam and Kanche. He has also co-directed the January 25 release Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi in which the B-town Queen Kangana Ranaut in lead role.
Watch here is full trailer -