On the eve of Nani’s birthday (February 24th) in 2020, 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. Today, exactly after a year since the announcement of Shyam Singha Roy, fans of Nani are treated to the first look of the Natural Star as the titular character.
Earlier, The announcement regarding the date of the unveiling of the first look came with a video which had a haunting choral background music and showed a letterhead with Shyam Singha Roy’s name in both English and Bengali languages. The production house behind Shyam Singha Roy, Niharika Entertainments took to their social media account handles to unveil the first look of Nani in the movie.
Proudly Presenting & Royally Celebrating the First Look of our Natural 🌟@NameisNani 's #ShyamSinghaRoy 💥#HappyBirthdayNani ❤️ #SSRFirstLook 🔥 @Rahul_Sankrityn @Sai_Pallavi92 @IamKrithiShetty @MadonnaSebast14 @vboyanapalli @MickeyJMeyer @NeerajaKona @SVR4446 @NiharikaEnt pic.twitter.com/CVxYnlBJJK
— Niharika Entertainment (@NiharikaEnt) February 24, 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.