RRR: NTR is Komaram Bheem, Ram Charan is Alluri Seetharama Raju

Thursday, March 14, 2019 - 12:15

Top director S S Rajamouli has cleared all doubts pertaining to his mega epic period drama 'RRR' at a press meet held today in Hyderabad. He has confirmed that the film has been titled 'RRR'. The working title has become as the movie name.

"RRR" is about two Telugu warriors Komaram Bheem and Alluri Seetharama Raju. The film is a fictional film based on the real characters essayed by NTR and Ram Charan respectively.

Komaram Bheem was a tribal leader who fought against the Asaf Jahi Dynasty for the liberation of Hyderabad state, while Alluri Seetharama Raju was also a tribal leader who fought against British Raj.

Alia Bhatt is the heroine for Ram Charan and British actress Daisy Edgar-Jones has been cast NTR's love interest. Bollywood leading star Ajay Devgn is essaying a key role.

Set in 1920's, the period film is a fictional account of Komaram Bheem and Alluri Seetharama Raju's early years. The film's basic line was partly inspired by "The Motorcycle Diaries", said Rajamouli.

The press meet was attended by S S Rajamouli, NTR, Ram Charan and producer DVV Danayya.