Vennela Kishore is playing the role of Rukmanandha Rao, NTR’s manager in Blakarishna starrer. Rukmanadha Rao was also the brother of NTR’s wife Basavatarakam.
The sources say that Krish, the director of NTR biopic, is planning to can few crucial scenes between Balakrishna and Vennela Kishore.
Vennela Kishore made his Telugu debut with Vennela in 2005. His popular movies are Bindass, Pilla Zamindar, Daruvu, Seema Tapakai, Badshah, Doosukeltha, Pandaga Chesko, Srimanthudu, Bale Bale Magadivoy, Ekkadiki Pothavu Chinnavada (EPC), and Ami Thumi.
Vennela Kishore was last seen in recently released movie Amar Akbar Anthony starring Mass Maharaja Ravi Teja and Ileana D Cruz, directed by Srinu Vaitla. Apart from NTR biopic, he will also be seen in upcoming romantic entertainer Padi Padi Leche Manasu in which Fidaa and MCA fame Sai Pallavi and young actor Sharwanand are playing the lead roles. The entire shoot has been wrapped and the post production work has been started.
The makers of NTR biopic has brought number of top actors to play the crucial role. Rana Daggubati is playing AP CM Chandrababu Naidu, Bollywood beauty Vidya Balan is playing NTR’s wife Basavatarakam, Rakul Preet Singh as Sridevi, Nithya Menen as Savitri, Sumanth as ANR.
NTR biopic, which is being made in two parts, is being bankrolled by Balakrishna, Sai Korrapati and Vishnu Induri whereas it has the music by MM Keeravani. NTR Kathanayakudu is slated to hit theaters on 9th January 2018.