Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy: 5 things that make the period drama a must watch
Here are five important reasons that make Chiranjeevi and Amitabh Bachchan starrer Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy a must watch.
Mega Star Chiranjeevi‘s ambitious project Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy is all set to hit the screens on October 2, 2019. The movie is a biopic on freedom fighter Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy and is set around 10 years before the uprising of 1857. Uyyalawada is believed to have fought the first war of independence against the British. Not many know that Chiranjeevi could have made the film ten years back but due to his stint in politics he could not. Malayalam star Prithviraj was also sought to be a part of the project. But as the actor was busy with another film he could not cast him. Jaathara song is also very special as 4500 dancers participated in it. The song was shot for 14 days. These are some of the unknown things about Sye Raa.
Chiranjeevi’s ambitious project has passed the Censor Board with a UA certificate. Directed by Surender Reddy and produced by Ram Charan, Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy also stars Amitabh Bachchan, Vijay Sethupathi, Sudeep, Nayanthara, Jagapati Babu and Tamannaah. The mega-budget film will be released in Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, Kannada and Hindi.
Here are 5 reasons that make the historic drama a must-watch:
1. Chiranjeevi in a historical drama for the first time:
Mega Star Chiranjeevi will be seen essaying the role of an unsung freedom fighter Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy. Sye Raa marks Chiranjeevi’s first historical film. The superstar who has worked in all popular genres will for the first time do a historical period drama.
2. Amitabh Bachchan debuts in Telugu film:
Megastar Amitabh Bachchan will mark his debut in Telugu cinema with Sye Raa. He is depicting the role of Guru Gosayi Venkanna, Sye Raa’s mentor in the movie.
3. Chiranjeevi has done most of his stunts:
Chiranjeevi’s films are known for his high voltage action scenes. Fans will not be disappointed with Sye Raa too. The superstar has reportedly performed never seen before stunts for Sye Raa. The war sequences, weapons and hi-end stunts are expected to get a massive response in the theatres.
4. Sye Raa has More VFX than Baahubali:
The makers have spent close to Rs 45 crores on the film’s special effects. Sye Raa is said to have some stunning visual effects. The film’s VFX is said to be done by special effects experts from across the globe. It has more VFX then Baahubali this was revealed by Rajamouli himself. Speaking to the media after seeing the rushes of Sye Raa Narasimha, Rajamouli revealed that the film has about 3800 VFX shots while Baahubali had only 2300.
5. Sye Raa gets highest price for Satellite Rights:
All thanks to the presence of South superstar Chiranjeevi and Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan the film has been picked up for a record rate as far as satellite rights. Zee Network has apparently bought the rights to broadcast Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy for a huge Rs 125 crore.
Directed by Surender Reddy and produced by Ram Charan Sye Raa also features Vijay Sethupathi, Jagapathi Babu, Nayanthara, Tamannaah Bhatia, Kiccha Sudeep and Anushka Shetty. Big B played Uyyalawada’s mentor Gosayi Venkanna, Vijay Sethupathi as Raja Paandi and Sudeep will be seen as Avuku Raju. Sye Raa that will release on October 2, is going to be a visual feast for movie buffs.