Theatrical release poster
|Produced by||Nandamuri Balakrishna|
|Written by||Sai Madhav Burra (dialogues)|
|Based on||life of N. T. Rama Rao|
|Music by||M. M. Keeravani|
|Cinematography||Gnana Shekar V.S.|
|Edited by||Arram Ramakrishna|
Vaaraahi Chalana Chitram
|Budget||₹45 crore (US$6.3 million)|
N.T.R: Mahanayakudu is a 2019 Telugu biographical film, based on the life and political career of N. T. Rama Rao, produced by Nandamuri Balakrishna, Sai Korrapati, Vishnu Induri under NBK Films, Vaaraahi Chalana Chitram, Vibri Media banners and directed by Krish. After N.T.R: Kathanayakudu it is the second movie in the two part series. The film stars Nandamuri Balakrishna in his father's role. Vidya Balan plays the female leads and music composed by M. M. Keeravani.
- Nandamuri Balakrishna as N. T. Rama Rao
- Vidya Balan as Basavatarakam
- Nandamuri Kalyan Ram as Nandamuri Harikrishna
- Rana Daggubati as Nara Chandrababu Naidu
- Sumanth as Akkineni Nageswara Rao
- Bharath Reddy as Daggubati Venkateswara Rao
- Daggubati Raja as Nandumuri Trivikrama Rao
- Mallipeddi Gowtham
- Sachin Khedekar as Nadendla Bhaskar Rao
- Suresh Kumar as P. V. Narasimha Rao
- Supriya Vinod as Indira Gandhi
- Poonam Bajwa as Garapati Lokeswari
- Manjima Mohan as Nara Bhuvaneswari
- Himmansi Chowdary as Daggubati Purandeswari
- Mirchi Madhavi
|N.T.R. Kathanayakudu - Mahanayakudu|
|Film score by|
|Released||21 December 2018|
|Producer||M. M. Keeravani|
|M. M. Keeravani chronology|
Music composed by M. M. Keeravani for the two parts. Music released on Lahari Music Company. The audio and trailer launch for both parts of the biopic was held at JRC Convention Center, Hyderabad on 21 December 2018. Krishna, Krishnam Raju, Mohan Babu, K. Raghavendra Rao, N. T. Rama Rao Jr. several other industry stalwarts graced the function along with complete Nandamuri family.
|1.||"Kathaa Nayaka"||K.Siva Datta, Dr. K. Rama Krishna||Kailash Kher||3:35|
|2.||"Venditera Dora"||M. M. Keeravani||M. M. Keeravani||4:19|
|3.||"Bhantureethi Koluvu"||Sirivennela Sitarama Sastry||Chitra, Sreenidhi Tirumala||4:54|
|4.||"Kathanayaka (F)"||K.Siva Datta, Dr. K. Rama Krishna||Sreenidhi Tirumala, Ramya Behara, Mohana Bhogaraju||3:36|
|5.||"Ramanna Katha"||M. M. Keeravani||Chitra, Sunitha Upadrashta||5:09|
|6.||"Chaitanya Ratham"||Sirivennela Sitarama Sastry||M. M. Keeravani, Kaala Bhairava, Keerthi Sagathia, Sai Shivani||4:58|
|7.||"Rajarshi"||M. M. Keeravani, Dr. K. Rama Krishna, K. Siva Datta||M. M. Keeravani, Kaala Bhairava, Sreenidhi Tirumala, Sharath Santosh, Sathyaprakash||5:22|
The trailer for the film was released on youtube on 16th February 2019 drawing more than 2.5 million views in just two days . Upon release of the trailer, people and media have started comparing the trailer to that of Lakshmi's NTR Trailer .
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