Chennai, April 3 (IANS) Telugu actor Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao junior, commonly known as junior NTR, will pay tribute to his grandfather by grooving to several old hits of Senior NTR in upcoming action-drama "Baadshah".
"Junior NTR will groove to a five-minute scene featuring several old songs of senior NTR. Since he is an extremely good dancer, we thought it would make sense to make him shake a leg to some of the memorable hits of his grandfather," film's spokesperson told IANS.
"He will dance to Telugu songs such as 'Atta Madugu' and 'Vaagulona' among others. We were tight-lipped about it all these days, but since the film is releasing in few days, we decided to break the news to elevate the excitement," he added.
While Junior NTR has grooved to remix version of songs from his grandfather's films such as "Aaku Chatu Pinde" and "Olami Thikka", this is the first time is doing a medley.
Directed by Srinu Vaitla, "Baadshah" also stars Kajal Agarwal, Navdeep, Brahmanandam, M.S. Narayana, Prakash Raj, Nassar, Vennela Kishore, Ashish Vidyarthi, Kelly Dorji and Chandra Mohan. It is releasing worldwide April 5.
One of the highlights of the film is that it has four cinematographers - K.V. Guhan, I. Andrew, Jayanan Vincent and R.D. Rajasekhar.
Produced by Bandla Ganesh, the film was shot in places such as Hyderabad, Italy, Thailand and Switzerland.