One of the most ambitious films being made since late 2017, ‘Megastar’ Chiranjeevi’s Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy in Telugu is a Konidela Production Company venture being produced by Ram Charan. A Surender Reddy directorial, the historical war drama film is based on the life of freedom fighter Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy from Rayalaseema. With filming ongoing for a period of well over one and a half years, cinematographer Rathnavelu took to Twitter to drop a massive update saying shooting on the film has completely wrapped up while also informing followers that DI works (Digital Intermediate) have begun as well.
Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy has generated a huge interest among fans as it includes a cast featuring mammoth names in Indian cinema among whom are Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan, ‘Makkal Selvan’ Vijay Sethupathi, Nayanthara, Tamannaah Bhatia, Sudeep, Jagapati Babu among others with music by Amit Trivedi. Although there has been quite a lot of talk that the film will be hitting theatres later this year as a Pooja holidays release, an official statement is awaited from the makers.
As of now, it is expected that the team will keep fans posted on updates regarding the film, while also kickstarting promotions once major post-production works are completed. Quite a lot has been said about Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy ever since the project was announced with the hype skyrocketing after an action-packed teaser was released a while back showing Chiranjeevi in the titular role. Vijay Sethupathi will be playing a character named Raja Paandi, who apparently is aids Chiranjeevi as the Commander while Nayanthara is portraying the role of Siddhamma.