A Challenge for Nagarjuna
King Akkineni Nagarjuna, who scored a hat-trick with Oopiri is all set to kick start the proceedings for his next movie based on Lord Balaji devotee Baba Hatiram. The devotional film is going to be directed by veteran filmmaker K Raghavendra Rao. This will be Nagarjuna’s fourth devotional film in a row with the veteran director after Annamayya, Sri Ramadasu and Shirdi Sai. Nagarjuna admits that there are no proper references and images to understand the character of Baba Hathiram in our culture. But, the actor maintains that they have some ideas which will be implemented to design the character. The preparations to get the desired look will begin from April first week. Produced by Mahesh Reddy, the film’s unit is currently busy drafting the final version and simultaneously doing recce for the locations. Actor Suman will reprise the role of Lord Balaji in this film.