Nandamuri Balakrishna is busy with the shoot of his next film NTR which is the biopic of his father NTR. Krish is the director and Balakrishna will be seen essaying several different shades in the film. While Vidya Balan is the heroine, Randa Daggubati, Kalyanram, Sumanth, Tamannaah and Rakul Preet Singh will be seen in other crucial roles in NTR.
The makers closed the overseas deal recently and a top distributor acquired the overseas rights for a record price of Rs 20 crores. The film which is releasing in two installments as NTR - Kathanayakudu and NTR - Mahanayakudu will have to rake 4.5 million USD in total to recover the investments. The film has been announced for January 2019 release and is produced by NBK Films.