The recent meeting between Telugu superstar Jr NTR and Indian Home Minister Amit Shah is throwing dust in everyone’s eyes. While many are calling it a mere courtesy meeting, inside reports suggest something else. As the RRR actor has been in a lot of headlines lately, no wonder the ruling political party has its eyes on him.
For those who don’t know, NTR is receiving immense love and appreciation from all over the world for his stellar performance in SS Rajamouli’s blockbuster, RRR, He is also said to be in the running to be nominated in the Best Actor category at the Oscars. Amidst all such celebratory times, the Temper actor has been making headlines for his alleged political ‘bonding’.
If fresh rumours are to be believed, BJP wants to make a film on Razakar Andolan and Amit Shah has requested Jr NTR to act in it. Those who watch Indian politics closely will know that BJP is trying to spread its wings in Telugu states and increase its presence there. Now the party wants to promote NTR’s ideology by taking the support of his popularity in the region.
Jr NTR has not cleared the film yet, and if reports are to be believed, SS RajamouliK’s father and veteran writer, KV Vijayendra Prasad will write the screenplay.
Meanwhile, Jr NTR’s last film, RRR, is getting the love of renowned international filmmakers. The latest fan is Edgar Wright, the director best known for his zombie-comedy film, Shaun of the Dead, who recently saw the film on the big screen and was impressed by its scale, grandeur and storytelling.
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