SS Rajamouli confirms Alia Bhatt for his next film, ‘RRR’ which stands for ‘Rama Raavana Rajyam’, his first film after hit franchise, Baahubali. Alia joined along, N.T Rama Rao JR and Ram Charan.
The film is made on an extravagant budget; Rs 300 crore, (RM 178 million) due to the grand scale of the film.
Alia Bhatt is one of the most celebrated actors in Bollywood due to her performances in many critically acclaimed films. Joining the Telugu film industry will help make her performances reachable to a new type of audience. The actress mentioned that she is facing difficulties learning up the language.
Welcome aboard, @aliaa08! We are glad to have you play the female lead in our film. Happy Birthday in advance and hope you will have a wonderful journey with us..:) #RRRPressMeet #RRR @ssrajamouli @tarak9999 #RamCharan @dvvmovies @RRRMovie pic.twitter.com/iZmB8N9z9I
— RRR Movie (@RRRMovie) March 14, 2019
“It is a challenge, yes, I can’t deny that. Telugu is a tough language to learn. But it’s a very expressive language. I want to understand the nuances of the language, why certain words are pronounced the way they are, and what they convey. Only then will I be able to express my character’s feelings,” she said.
RRR is a fictitious film of two freedom fighters Alluri Seetharama Raju and Komaram Bheem played by Ram Charan and Jr NTR respective.
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