NTR shared a close bonding with writer and poet Dr C Narayana Reddy. NTR was the first one who gave an opportunity to this legendary poet in Telugu cinema. C Narayana Reddy used to write at least a song in mythological and periodic films. Now his role gained prominence in NTR’s biopic that is under shoot. Talented lyric writer Ramajogayya Sastry will reprise the role of C Narayana Reddy in NTR.
Though Ramajogayya Sastry will be seen in couple of scenes, they are said to reveal about the bonding between NTR and C Narayana Reddy. Burra Sai Madhav too will be seen essaying a crucial role in NTR. Krish is directing NTR and Vidya Balan, Rana Daggubati and Kalyanram will be seen essaying other pivotal roles.
NTR completed 90% of the shoot and is produced by NBK Films. The film will release in two parts as NTR – Kathanayakudu and NTR – Mahanayakudu. Balakrishna is reprising the role of NTR in the prestigious biopic.