On the eve of Nani’s birthday (February 24th) his new movie titled Shyam Singha Roy, was declared with a lot of hype. Nani, often referred to as the Natural Star of Tollywood would be seen as a Bengali and in a look which is reminiscent of the mid 1900s. The production works had to be postponed quite a few times owing to the COVID-19 pandemic but Shyam Singha Roy finally kicked off with a puja ceremony in December 2020.
Nani took to his social media accounts to let his fans know about an upcoming update for Shyam Singha Roy. The first look for Nani as Shyam Singha Roy will be released on February 24th, 2021. The announcement came with a video which had a haunting choral background music and shows a letterhead with Shyam Singha Roy’s name in both English and Bengali languages.
— Nani (@NameisNani) February 21, 2021
Shyam Singha Roy is touted to be a period drama and a major part of the movie is supposedly based in Kolkata and is reportedly based on the theme of reincarnation. The film features Sai Pallavi and Krithi Shetty as female leading ladies. Shyam Singha Roy is bankrolled by Venkat S. Boyanapalli under the banner Niharika Entertainments and will be directed by Rahul Sankrityan. The film’s story is penned by Satyadev Junga while Mickey J. Meyer will be composing the music.
Shyam Singha Roy was scheduled to release on December 25, 2021, as a Christmas Special, but was postponed due to Coronavirus lockdown. Reportedly, the film has now been pushed to release in Summer 2022. Shyam Singha Roy also features Rahul Ravindran, Murali Sharma and Abhinav Gomatam in key roles.