Get ready to see super star, Nandamuri Balakrishna, as Gautamiputra Satakarni
Gautamiputra Satakarni is one of the most successful king of Satavahana Empire. Many of the archaeologists have studied about Gautamiputra Satakarni’s bravery sonnet and contributions towards Indian history. And now, we are going to see his royal life style on silver screen.
Crew Members of Gautamiputra Satakarni Movie
Yes! It is true that a movie is developing on Gautamiputra Satakarni’s life. In this movie, we will see how he becomes the king of Satavahana Empire. Gautamiputra Satakarni movie is developing under Y. Rajeev Reddy’s First Frame Entertainments. Along with Rajeev Reddy, Bibo Srinivas, Saibabu Jagarlamudi and Suhasini Panguluri are also investing in this movie.
Whereas, the work of direction has been given to Krish Jagarlamudi. He is well known for his direction in the movie, Gabbar is Back of Akshay Kumar and Kareena Kapoor. He has also won a National Award for Kanche. Krish is also helping Sai Madhav Burra in the screenplay and dialogues of this movie.
The cinematographer of this movie is Gnana Shekar V. S. While, Suraj Jagpat and Rama Krishna Arram are the editors of this movie. In India, songs are one of the most important section of any movie. This is why, the producers of Gautamiputra Satakarni movie has selected Chirantan Bhatt. He has also composed the music of movies, like Zanjeer, Shaapit, 1920: Evil Returns and Haunted 3D.
As it is a period drama, the costume of this movie should also look of the same era. This is why, the famous costume designer of Bollywood, Neeta Lulla, has been finalized for this movie. She has already won 3 National Film Awards for Best Costume Design in 2003, 2009 and 2012 for the movies, Devdas, Jodhaa Akbar and Balgandharva, respectively.
Gautamiputra Satakarni Star Cast
The best part of this movie is its lead actor. He is none other than Nandamuri Balakrishna. He is a son of former chief minister of Andhra Pradesh, N.T. Rama Rao. He is well known for his acting in the blockbuster movies, like Simha, Apurva Sahodarudu and many others.
Till now, he has worked in 99 movies and Gautamiputra Satakarni is his 100th movie. Like this 100th movie of Nandamuri Balakrishna, the launch event of this movie was also grand. In this event, there were presence of Venkatesh, Chiranjeevi and the CM of Telangana, K Chandrasekhar Rao.
Whereas, Shriya Saran is singed opposite to Nandamuri Balakrishna. She is playing the role of Vaashishtha Devi. In this movie, we will also see Hema Malini in the role of Gautami Balashri, mother of Gautamiputra Satakarni. Hema is well known for her role of Basanti in Sholay movie.
Along with them, we will also see many other big stars of Indian film industry. Name of few stars of this movie are:
- Shiva Rajkumar
- Kabir Bedi
- Ravi Prakash
On the selection of Shiva Rajkumar in this movie, Rajeev said, “Shiva Rajkumar sir will play a special guest role. What’s really interesting is that nobody from his family – and it includes his late father (Rajkumar) and brother (Puneeth Rajkumar) – has acted in any other language other than Kannada,”
Budget of Gautamiputra Satakarni Movie
This movie will have the budget of INR 70 crore, out of which only INR 10 crore has been spent on the VFX of this movie, which is almost 20% of the budget. Krish Jagarlamudi has taken this decision to maintain the budget of Gautamiputra Satakarni movie. But, the climax of this movie has been created with ample amount of money. In the climax, 1000 junior artist, 300 horse and 20 chariot have been used.
Gautamiputra Satakarni Release Date
On 8th April 2016, eve of Ugadi, the First Frame Entertainments announced officially a movie on Gautamiputra Satakarni at Amaravati, upcoming capital of Andhra Pradesh. After that, on the eve of Vijayadashami, the teaser of this movie was launched. You can enjoy this teaser, here.
Gautamiputra Satakarni Teaser
Now, its trailer is going to release in the end of November 2016 or in the starting of December 2016. While, the whole team of this movie is planning to release this movie on the occasion of Sankranti 2017 or few days early from this festival. It might be released on 12th January 2017.
Latest Updates of Gautamiputra Satakarni Movie
If this release date is final, then Gautamiputra Satakarni movie will have to face tough competition with Chiranjeevi’s Khiladi No 150 and Sharwanand’s Shatamanam Bhavathi. If this clash happens, the audience of these stars will definitely feel divided, which will affect the gross of all of these movies.
This movie will also have to face a little competition from Bahubali movie, because the VFX of Bahubali was amazing and audiences are taking it as base for any VFX movie. So, it will impossible for Gautamiputra Satakarni to compete Bahubali 2 with the budget of INR 70 crore.
Right now, the cast and crew members of this movie is busy in the filming of this movie. Hence, we are getting daily updates of this movie from its sets. Recently, we came to know that Nandamuri Balakrishna has given a beautiful sari to Hema Malini on the set. We also came to know that the fans of Nandamuri Balakrishna are planning to go on a tour of 100 temples with 100 kg Kunkumarchana for the success of his 100th movie.
Nothing more related to this movie has been revealed, yet. But, you can get more about this movie by the latest post of this movie on Twitter, here.