“Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy” will be wrapped up this month. Producer Ram Charan has finally made an official announcement about the movie’s shoot status.
As per his latest statement, the film will commence its final schedule shortly at Kokapet set which was damaged due to a fire breakout on Friday morning.
Contrary to media reports, the set was not fully burned down. It can be restored. Once it is done, the movie’s final leg of shoot will commence.
“Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy” features Megastar Chiranjeevi in the role of Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy, a provincial ruler in Kurnool rebelled against British authorities in 1840’s.
Ram Charan is producing this movie with a staggering budget of Rs 200 Cr.
“Unfortunately, a fire broke out on our ‘Sye Raa’ set in Kokapet earlier this morning. Thankfully, everyone in the team is safe and no one is hurt. We are really looking forward for our last schedule to finish!!,” Ram Charan posted on Facebook.
Directed by Surender Reddy, ‘Sye Raa’ has Nayanthara, Tamannah, Sudeep, Vijay Sethupathi and Amitabh Bachchan in important roles.
A fire broke out in the farmhouse of Telugu superstar Chiranjeevi on the outskirts of Hyderabad on Friday, damaging part of a film set, police said.
The incident occurred near the Gandipet lake. Residents of the area, who noticed the smoke at the farmhouse, alerted the police.
There was nobody on the sets of the film “Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy” at the time of the accident. A part of it was damaged in the fire, police said.
“Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy” is a historical war film based on the life of Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy. Being made in Telugu, Tamil and Malayalam, it stars Chiranjeevi, Amitabh Bachchan, Nayanathara, Tamannah and others.
The movie is being produced by Chiranjeevi’s son and popular actor Ram Charan and directed by Surender Reddy.
Director Koratala Siva has been waiting for Chiranjeevi’s nod to take his film to the sets from the last six months. Our sources say the shoot of “Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy” will continue for another two months.
Bollywood legendary actor Amitabh Bachchan has come down to Hyderabad to complete his portion for the film. This is the second time that he is participating in the shoot.
Sources add that director Surender Reddy will also have to go to Mumbai for two days next month to complete another portion on Amitabh.
Besides this, the team is roping in a big actress (Anushka?) to play a key role in the movie. She is yet to be signed and her portions will also have to be shot.
At this rate, the shoot of “Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy” will not be completed before June. After competition of the shoot, Megastar Chiranjeevi needs a month’s time to prepare for Koratala’s movie.
The “Bharat Ane Nenu” director will only begin his next movie with Chiranjeevi in June or July. Meanwhile, Shruti Haasan has been approached for the female lead in this movie.