Chennai, Sep 9 (): Tollywood magnum creation Rudhramadevi has been wrapped up successfully. The shooting of the film has been going on for about two years. Rudhramadevi’s director Gunasekhar said he was so delighted that they had finished the project on time.
The post production work of the film has just begun and the film is slated for December release.
Anushka Shetty plays the title role. The actress posted on her Facebook page, “Finally we are done with the shoot! It’s an honour to play the role of Rudhramadevi”. She said she was honoured to play the role of Rudhramadevi in the film. The actress also had praised the director for his guts to handle such a fierce subject like ‘Rudhramadevi”.
The story of “Rudhramadevi” is about an aggressive queen of 13th century belonging to Kakatiya dynasty. To play the magnificent lady, Anushka learnt horse riding and sword fighting.
Gunasekhar described the journey of Rudhramadevi’s making. He said he had started the research work for the story in 2002. After ten years of intense information collection about the queen, he had started the production work of the film in 2012. In February 2013, they started the shooting. So, he said, making the film had been a long journey for him.
Rudhramadevi will show the bravery and pride of the Telugu race. So, to add on special effects to the movie, Gunasekhar had roped in best Hollywood technicians in the movie. The historical movie has become the first stereoscopic Indian film to be shot in 3D. The director is very sure the movie will connect with the audience.
All of them on the sets of Rudhramadevi had worked hard to bring out the best output.
The film stars a big cast including Ran Daggubati, Allu Arjun, Krishnam Raju, Catherine Tresa, Baba Sehgal, Nithya Menen and Prakash Raj. The comedy track has Brahmanandam, Dharmavarapu Subramanyam, MS Narayana, Brahmaji, Krishna Bhagavaa, Tanikella Bharavni, Venu Madhav and LB Sriram. Famous singer Baba Sehgal also has portrayed a small role in the movie with some negative shades. Maestro Ilayaraja has composed music for the movie.