Anushka To Play The Role Of A Modern ‘Bhagamati’
We just can’t forget the performance of Anushka as ‘Jejemma’ in ‘Arundhati. With her performance, she made an indelible impression in the hearts of Telugu audience that it is only Anushka who could do powerful heroine roles. After that her performance in ‘Rudramadevi’ cemented the impression. In ‘Bahubali’ she just appeared in an old woman’s role called Devasena. We have to see how Anushka in her prime age in the next version of Bahubali (The Conclusion). On the whole Anushka had got a big market for lady-oriented films and roles. Now she is playing one more lady-oriented movie. It is worth mentioning here that there was a talk that a film is coming in the direction of Ashok of ‘Pilla Zamindar’-fame. However, there were also rumours that the project was shelved. But proving all of them as rumours, the film unit has taken up the puja activities launching the shooting formally. Vamsee and Pramod Uppalapati are jointly producing the movie on the banner of UV Creations. The film is being made as a bilingual, in Telugu and Tamil languages. The Tamil version is being produced by Gnanavel Raja on the banner of Studio Green. Vamsi, Ashok, Pramod and Anushka participated in the puja activities at the film unit’s office. The regular shooting of the film would begin by the end of April, as per informed sources and the film-makers are planning to release the film by the end of this year. There is a gossip that is going rounds that the film is based on the love story between Mohammad Quli Qutub Shah and Bhagamati. But the film unit is quashing the rumours that it is not a historical movie but a social drama.