NTR biopic has been in the news recently because of the choice of its cast. It stars Nandamuri Balakrishna and Vidya Balan, who would be playing the role of Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao’s first wife Basavatarakama. These speculations were followed by the rumors that the role of Sridevi would be played by Rakul Preet. Vetagaadu, Bobbili Puli, Justice Chowdhary, and Kondaveeti Simham were some of the hits in which NTR worked with Sridevi.
According to the reports of Deccan Chronicle, a source close to the project said, “Rakul was approached for the role and the actress was elated to be part of the project. However, the date clash could be a problem. But things are still in the nascent stage and it’s premature to comment.”
Rakul Preet has been very busy with few of her projects. One of her projects includes her working opposite to Ajay Devgun. She opened up about this project and said, “We are 50 percent through the film, so the audience will be able to see the film really soon and then I have bunch of south Indian films. I am working on three Tamil films and one Telugu film.” to IANS.