Exclusive: As India grapples with its devastating Covid wave, the film industry is on pause once again, with production stopped and cinemas closed. As and when the nation emerges from this tricky period and the industry gets going, audiences will turn their attention to the year’s biggest releases, which will hopefully reinvigorate the big screen experience once it is safe to do so. There is no more hotly anticipated release on the calendar in India in 2021 than Rrr
, the latest film from Baahubali
filmmaker S.S. Rajamouli
, arguably the most successful director working in India right now.
Mega-budget Telugu-language action pic Rrr
revolves around two legendary Indian revolutionaries and their journey to fight for their country, and will star both N. T. Rama Rao Jr. and Ram Charan
, two of the biggest names in Telugu cinema.
Deadline got on the phone with Jr Ntr recently from the set of the