Hansika Motwani is playing the role of Jaya Prada whereas Balakrishna is essaying his father and legendary actor Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao. Both Balayya and Hansika appeared in retro costumes.
Yamagola is a Telugu fantasy comedy film, produced by S. Venkataratnam under the Sree Pallavi Films banner and directed by Tatineni Rama Rao. It was released in 1977. The film is remade as the Hindi Movie Lok Parlok in 1979 by the same banner and director. It recorded as a Blockbuster at the box office.
Balakrishna’s get ups in the film NTR Kathanayakudu has become the talk of the town. It is known news that Balakrsishna will be seen in 60 get ups reprised by his late father NTR in movies.
Earlier Tamannah Bhatia was in talks for the role of Jayaprada but it was given to Hansika Motwani. Challenge Ramudu, Yamagola and Circus Ramudu are some of the popular films of NTR that had Jaya Prada in the female lead role.
NTR Kathanayakudu already has many prominent actors of Indian cinema such as Vidya Balan, Rana Daggubati, and Rakul Preet. Vidya Balan is playing NTR’s wife, Rakul Preet Singh is playing Sridevi and Rana Daggubati will be seen playing current Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu.
NTR Kathanayakudu is directed by National award winning director Kirsh and is jointly bankrolled by Nandamuri Balakrishna, Sai Korrapati Ranganatha, Vishnu Induri under NBK Films, Vaaraahi Chalana Chitram, Vibri Media banners. The biopic has the music by MM Keeravani.