A Hindi remake of Prabhas and SS Rajamouli’s superhit south film ‘Chhatrapati’ is being made. One of the most talented and successful actors in the Telugu film industry, Belamkonda Sai Srinivas is all set for his Bollywood debut.
Directed by Penn Studios, this Bollywood project will be produced by Dr. Jayantilal Gada and Belamkonda Sai Srinivas has already been signed for the film. Belamkonda Sai Srinivas has become a name to be associated with Tollywood in a short span of time and his films are making a splash on YouTube.
Belamkonda Sai Srinivas debuted in 2014 with a superhit action entertainer ‘Alludu Seenu’. Talking about the project, Dr. Jayantilal Gada, MD and President of Penn Studios said that, Chhatrapati is a great script and we needed a southern star to take it to Bollywood and for that we saw Belamkonda Sai Srinivas Perfect Fit . We are very excited about this project, and everything is fitting in its place at a good pace. We have updated the script to match the sensibilities of Bollywood.
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Excited for his debut in Hindi films, Belmakonda Sai Srinivas said, “This project is perfect for me to start in Hindi films. With this, I got an opportunity to work with Jayantilal Gada and I got a chance to work with my first director Vinayak again. It is a big responsibility for me to play this character of Prabhas. But, I am happy that I got a chance to do it.
The Telugu film Chhatrapati, directed by SS Rajamouli, is the story of a young Shivaji and his family. Shiva’s family is separated from his community in Sri Lanka and is kept as a bonded laborer in Visakhapatnam. Shiva then stands against injustice and tries to bring justice to the people. The film was well received by the audience and critics and was dubbed as a superhit.
The original Telugu language film starred Prabhas with actors Shria Saran, Bhanupriya, Pradeep Rawat, Narendra Jha, etc. in the lead roles.