Vijay Sethupathi will join the star-cast of Chiranjeevi’s Telugu film Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy. Vijay Sethupathi movies have earned a credibility for themselves especially after Vikram Vedha. Vikram Vedha has emerged to be one of those rare cases which are box office and critical darling as well. In fact that film became the biggest success of Madhavan’s career in Tamil film industry. Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy is the next most hyped film since Baahubali: The Conclusion was released. The motion poster of the film was released yesterday on Chiranjeevi’s 62nd birthday. A.R Rahman will compose the music of the film, while Ravi Varman will serve as the cinematographer.
Nayanthara will join the cast with Sethupathi and Ram Charan Teja will produce it under Konidela productions. Ram Charan Teja’s Konidela productions has previously produced Khaidi No 150, which was Chiranjeevi’s comeback film. Hindi film superstar Amitabh Bachchan will also be a part of this mega production with Bhojpuri legend Ravi Kishan. Surender Reddy is appointed as the director, who made a film called Dhruva with Ram Charan Teja in 2016.
Surender Reddy has previously worked with the likes of Mahesh Babu, Allu Arjun, Jr. N.T.R, hence he comes with an impressive enough resume to direct the biggest Telugu film of 2018. Chiranjeevi will portray the role of Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy, who revolted against Britishers a decade before Mangal Pandey. Narasimha Reddy was hanged publicly. Shooting of Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy has not been started yet but it will release in the summer of 2018.