Sankranthi is a very special festival to the people down the south, especially the Telugu speaking people. As it is a harvest festival, people are involved in many entertainment activities, and cinema plays a big role during Sankranthi. That's why many biggies eye on Sankranthi release of their movies.
Nandamuri Balakrishna is one of the heroes who shows keen interest to release his movies during Sankranthi. Balakrishna's Gautami Putra Satakarani and Jai Simha hit the screens during Sankranthi in the past two years. Seems like he is eyeing on the Sankranthi release of his upcoming movie too.
Balakrishna is roped in to play Late Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao (his father) in the upcoming biopic. Teja is directing the biopic which will depict the real-life incidents of Nandamuri Taraka Rama Roa's political journey and other things. Balakrishna is to reprise his father in this movie. This prestigious project is being made with a colossal budget of 60 Crores. The shooting has begun and the makers are aiming at the Sankranthi release of this movie.