After delivering two of the biggest blockbuster films of Indian cinema in the form of Baahubali: The Beginning and Baahubali: The Conclusion, SS. Rajamouli is back with another big budget film with a stellar cast titled RRR. Today at a press meet held in Hyderabad, the filmmaker spoke at length about the star cast, storyline, the film’s budget and many other interesting and intriguing details about the film.
At the RRR press meet, Rajamouli confirmed that Ram Charan and Jr.NTR will be the lead actors of the film. However, what made everyone’s day was the news that Ajay Devgn and Alia Bhatt will be making their Tollywood debut with RRR. British actress Daisy Edgar-Jones who shot to fame with Steven Spielberg’s film War of the Worlds has also been roped in to play the lead. Alia will be paired opposite Ram Charan whereas Jr. NTR will be with Daisy.
RRR is a fictional tale based on the lives of two legendary freedom fighters- Alluri Seetharamaraju and Komaram Bheem. It is a period film set in the 1920s in the pre-independence period. Extensive research has been done on the film to get everything right according to history and the film is being made on a huge scale.
Ram Charan and Jr.NTR will be playing the revolutionary freedom fighters and for the first time, these two Tollywood heavyweights will sharing screen space. Charan will be playing the role of Alluri Seetharamaraju, whereas Jr. NTR will don the role of Komaram Bheem. Rajamouli has stated that both the characters are equally powerful and have an equal amount of screen space. The director-actor P.samuthirakani will also play an eminent role in the film.
RRR is a one-part film that is produced by DVV Danayya. He has produced films like Jamba Lakidi Pamba, Desamuduru, Varudu, and many more. The estimated budget of RRR is way beyond imagination as it is going to be a whopping Rs 400 crore.
RRR is slated to release on July 30, 2020, and will release in Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, Hindi and other Indian languages simultaneously. The film’s title will not change to suit the language and will remain unanimous throughout.
Watch this space for more updates on RRR!