It is the season of biopics for Indian cinema. And the latest one to hit the screens now is veteran actor-turned-politician N.T. Rama Rao’s biopic’N.T.R Kathanayakudu.’ The biopic is split into two parts with the second part slated to release.
The biopic was split into two components: NTR: Kathanayakudu and NTR: Mahanayakudu. Even though the first component has hit the screens now, the next part will open in cinemas on February 7, this season. The film has a star-studded cast, including Balakrishna and Bollywood A-lister Vidya Balan. While Balakrishna has played with his dad NTR, Vidya has essayed the role of NTR’s wife Basavatarakam.
NTR Movie Official Trailer
The initial part, which struck the screens today, is an in-depth look into NTR’s life and his trip on how he established himself as a brand in the Telugu movie industry. Beginning from his first big project “Palletoori Pilla” in 1950 that helped him gain some recognition in the business also much larger projects afterward, the biopic has everything. The first part also reveals NTR announcing his decision to enter politics and start his party Telugu Desam.
Needless to say, the next part would focus on NTR’s political travel which would also involve other notable faces like Andhra Pradesh chief minister Chandrababu Naidu.
Ratings: 2 out of 5
Review by: Anusha Iyengar