The film maker Gunasekhar’ previous movie was Rudhramadevi in which beautiful actress Anushka Shetty played the titular role and the movie was hit at the box office. Apart from Anushka, the historic drama also had Baahubali and The Ghazi Attack fame Rana Daggubati and Stylish Star Allu Arjun.
Currently Gunasekhar is working with Samantha Akkineni for his upcoming directorial venture Shakuntalam, which is a big budget drama and the shoot of the film is delayed due to the coronavirus pandemic. Now the reports are coming that currently Gunasekhar is working on the script for his next project Prathaparudhra.
The sources say that the entire shoot of Shakuntalam will be completed this year and it will have a pan-Indian release next year. Gunasekhar has also penned a script for the mythological drama Hiranyakashyapa, the story of a demon god in which Rana Daggubati will play the lead role.
Currently Gunasekhar is utilizing the coronavirus pandemic break, and penning the script of Prathaparudhra. Prathaparudhra was the last king of the Kakatiya dynasty and is the grandson of Queen Rudhramadevi. After the completion of the script work, Gunasekhar will narrate the script of Prathaparudhra to a top actor. If everything goes as per plan, the upcoming project go on the floor after Gunasekhar completes the shoot of Rana Daggubati starrer Hiranyakashyapa.