The next big biopic in Tollywood - YSR's 'Yatra'Mar 21, 2018 02:06 AM
Looks like the biopic trend is not going to end anytime soon. The upcoming biopics like Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy, NTR is leaving everyone curious. Now, another biopic on the legendary politician, YSR, is confirmed.
However, the film is said to be not his full-length life story. YSR's important phase i.e., his 'paada yatra' will be showcased. This yatra played a crucial role and gave him the power in 2004. The film is helmed by Mahi V Raghav who directed Anando Brahma earlier.
The film will have Malayalam Superstar Mammootty in the lead role, as YSR. The director confirmed the news by saying that Mammootty has agreed to play the role of YSR and the film will be a high-budget one.
The title has been given 'Yatra'. Earlier there have been rumors that Nagarjuna will be seen as YSR and Surya as Jagan. However, director confirmed that these are just hoax and other details haven't been finalized yet.