Baahubali director SS Rajamouli on Wednesday cast three international actors, Ray Stevenson, Olivia Morris and Alison Doody, for his upcoming period drama RRR.

Stevenson, who featured in Thor, will play the lead antagonist Scott in the film.

“Ray Stevenson, it’s a pleasure to have you play the lead antagonist #SCOTT in #RRRMovie. Can’t wait to begin shooting with you,” the film’s official handle tweeted.

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Morris was announced as Jennifer, the female lead in the film, which stars Jr NTR, Ram Charan, along with Ajay Devgn and Alia Bhatt. The 70 per cent shoot for the film is complete. RRR is reportedly set in the pre-Independence era and is a fictitious story based on two legendary freedom fighters. It is scheduled to be released in July 2020.