Megastar Chiranjeevi is presently working on the historical movie 'Sye Raa' based on the freedom fighter Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy life. The period drama is directed by Surender Reddy and the film is bankrolled by Ram Charan. There is an interesting update regarding the film doing rounds in the film circles now.
As the movie is a high budget film, 'Sye Raa' team is planning to release the film at the right time for wider reachability. Films like 'Baahubali' have proven that Summer is the best season for the release as they will have holiday advantage. Even the recent summer releases 'Rangasthalam', 'Bharat Ane Nenu' minted money at the box office taking the full advantage of summer holidays. Considering these things, 'Sye Raa' team reportedly locked summer 2019 for the release.
'Sye Raa' has an ensemble cast of Nayanthara, Amitabh Bachchan, Vijay Sethupathi, Tamannah, Sudeep. Nearly 30% of the shoot completed till now. Surender Reddy is planning to wrap the entire shoot by the end of 2018.