The biopic of NTR which is made in two parts has a specialty. The movie has 10 heroines which is a rare instance in Telugu cinema. Vidya Balan plays the role of NTR’s wife Basavatarakam, while Nithya Menen will be seen in the role of Savitri. Malavika Nair will be reprising Krishnakumari’s role, while Shalini Pandey will be seen as ‘Shavukari’ Janaki. Apart from them, Rakulpreet plays Sridevi, Hansika as Jayaprada, Payal Rajput as Jayasudha, and Shriya plays the role of Prabha. Esha Rebba, Amani, Manjima Mohan, and Poonam Bajwa will be seen in other important roles.
Directed by Krish, the first part ‘NTR-Kathanayakudu’ will be released on 9th January, while the second part ‘NTR-Mahanayakudu’ will be released on 24th January.