Nandamuri Balakrishna will reprise the role of his father NT Rama Rao in the remake of the 1960 hit film Bhatti Vikramarka. This film will be produced by Yalamanchili Sai Babu who earlier made Sri Rama Rajyam with the actor. This film will be directed by K Raghavender Rao. The shooting of the film starts as soon as the producer wraps up the production of his film Shirdi Sai with Nagarjuna.
Bhatti Vikramarka, released in !960, was directed by Jampana Chandrasekhara Rao and produced by PVV Satyanarayana Murthy. The film starred NT Rama Rao, Kantha Rao, Anjali Devi, SV Ranga Rao, Relangi, Mukkamala, Nagabhushanam and Girija.
The story deals with the historical characters of Bhatti and Vikramarka interspersed by Bethala Kathalu.