The political action thriller drama Nene Raju Nene Mantri starring Rana Daggubati and Kajal Aggarwal completed 3 years as the movie was released on 11th August 2017. The movie, directed by Teja also had Catherine Tresa, Navdeep, and Ashutosh Rana in crucial roles. Rana Daggubati starrer was dubbed in Hindi as Main Hi Raja Main Hi Mantri, Tamil as Naan Aanaiyittaal and Malayalam as Raaja Kireedam. It’s Tamil version featured scenes re-shot with local actors. The fans of Rana Daggubati are trending #3YearsOfNRNM.
Nene Raju Nene Mantri marked Rana Daggubati’ first time collaboration with his father D Suresh Babu, a popular producer who currently heads the home banner Suresh Productions. Earlier during an interview, Rana Daggubati had said, “I have worked with my father for this first time in this film. We always talk about movies at home but to finally join hands for this project was special. It was one of the finest experiences of my life.”
Rana Daggubati essayed the role of a politician in the film. Nene Raju Nene Mantri is all about the story of Radha Jogendra, an ordinary man who enter politics and he is one who can do anything for his wife, Radha. It was made on the budget of Rs 15 Cr whereas it collected Rs 45 Cr at the box office.