In the 18th century, Britain rule in India was shaken by the first Telugu freedom fighter, who had revolted against the occupation, much earlier than Sepoy Mutiny in 1857. He was popularly known as Renati Suryudu. He was, Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy, from Kurnool District, located on the banks of Kundu River.
The story of this legendary personality, is going to enter Telugu cinema soon. The movie is titled as Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy. The film’s cast and crew are revealed today (22nd of August), at the first look motion poster launch of the epic, in Hyderabad.
Presenting, the cast of Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy:
Chiranjeevi as Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy – The lead role is played by the cult star of Telugu Cinema, Megastar Chiranjeevi. This movie is going to be his 151st film and the character of the freedom fighter he is going to portray, will attest to his legacy forever.
Amitabh Bachchan – Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy has also brought in Indian Cinema’s Shahenshah on board. He has previously made a special appearance in Manam, starring Akkineni family.
Kiccha Sudeep – Eega villain, Sudeep, is all set mesmerise the audience yet again with his performance in this biopic.
Music Composer, A.R. Rahman – When a film has to have biggest orchestra to play the music and powerful background scores, one person can make all this come alive, Oscar winner, A.R. Rahman. This will be his fourth film in Telugu after composing for movies like Komaram Puli and Dhada.
Saaho Re Narasimha Reddy!