Krish is one of the talented director of Indian film Industry. He made his directorial debut in 2008 with Gamyam and followed it up with Vedam in 2010. For these movies, Krish won Nandi Award and Filmfare Award for Best Director. In 2015, he directed the period war drama film, Kanche in which Varun Tej played the lead role and the film garnered the National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Telugu. In 2017, Krish teamed up with Nandamuri Balakrishna for historic and war drama Gauthamiputra Satakarni, which was also hit at the box office. This year once again both actor and director (Balakrishna and Krish) teamed up for NTR biopic, which is scheduled to hit the theaters in the month of January 2019.
Baahubali and Ghazi fame Ran Daggubati is playing Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu, Vidya Balan as NTR’s wife Basavatarakam, Aamani as Lakshmi Parvathi (NTR’s second wife), Rakul Preet as late actress Sridevi, Nithya Menen as Savitri, Kalyan Ram as Harikrishna, Bharat Reddy as Daggubati Venkateswara Rao, Manjima Mohan as Nara Bhuvaneswari, Sachin Khedekar as N. Bhaskara Rao in NTR biopic.
NTR biopic is jointly bankrolled by Nandamuri Balakrishna, Sai Korrapati Ranganatha and Vishnu Induri under NBK Films, Vaaraahi Chalana Chitram, and Vibri Media banners.