Megastar Chiranjeevi’s 151st film, Sye Raa is touted to be a periodic drama which deals with an armed rebellion against the British in 1846, more than a decade before the sepoy mutiny took place in Meerut.
It tells the story of an unsung freedom fighter, Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy. As Chiranjeevi’s screen presence adds value to the film’s subject, the film is being made with rich production values.
As a part of this schedule, crucial war episodes and the climax were canned in Georgia from the past month. According to the latest buzz, the entire schedule has been wrapped up successfully and the movie unit is now returning to the country.
Before they commence another schedule of this magnum opus, the movie unit has decided to go for a much needed short break.
The next 40-day schedule will shortly begin in Hyderabad. Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy has a bevy of stars from different film industries including Amitabh Bachchan who will be seen in a guest role. The other star cast includes Vijay Sethupathi, Nayanthara, Tamannaah, Jagapathi Babu, Kiccha Sudeep, Pragya Jaiswal and Brahmaji
Sye Raa is being directed by Surender Reddy and is being bankrolled by Ram Charan Teja under his home banner Konidela Production Company on a budget of Rs 200 crores. Rathnavelu is the cameraman and Amit Trivedi wielding the music baton. The much-awaited film is all set to hit the screens in the Summer of 2019.