Alia Bhatt, Ajay Devgn to make Telugu debut in SS Rajamouli’s RRR

Here comes a big news for the fans of Alia Bhatt and Ajay Devgn. These two versatile stars of Bollywood are all set to make Telugu debut and the film in question in SS Rajamouli’s RRR. In a press conference, it was announced.

Alia Bhatt will play the leading actress while Ajay will be seen in a pivotal role. Speaking to reporters, Rajamouli said that RRR will be a fictional story set in 1920s pre-independent era and it will be based on the lives of two real heroes and well-known revolutionaries — Alluri Sitarama Raju and Komaram Bheem.

“This will be a fictional story on the lives of Alluri Sitarama Raju and Komaram Bheem. There are gaps in the lives of these legendary freedom fighters that we don’t know about. We don’t know what happened in their lives in these years. It is through this fictional story we’d like to show what could have happened in their lives and what would have happened if they met and bonded,” Rajamouli said.

Highly ecstatic Alia Bhatt tweeted, “Today I feel truly truly grateful.. Cannot wait to begin this beautiful journey with this stellar cast and massive team.. thank you @ssrajamouli sir for giving me this opportunity to be directed by you.. #RRRPressMeet”.

Film analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted: BIGGG NEWS... Ajay Devgn to play a prominent role in SS Rajamouli's upcoming film #RRR... Set in 1920s... A story based on two legendary freedom fighters... Stars Jr NTR and Ram Charan. #RRRPressMeet

He again tweeted, BIGGG NEWS... Alia Bhatt in SS Rajamouli's upcoming film #RRR... Set in 1920s... A story based on two legendary freedom fighters... Stars Jr NTR and Ram Charan with Ajay Devgn. #RRRPressMeet

RRR movie tweeted, Welcome, @DaisyEdgarJones to the Indian Cinema! Happy to have you play the female lead in our film. Looking forward to shooting with us! #RRRPressMeet#RRR@ssrajamouli@tarak9999#RamCharan@dvvmovies@RRRMovie

“I’m really glad both of them instantly agreed to be part of this project. When I sent Ajay a text that I would like to meet and pitch an idea, he immediately made time to meet. He got really excited after hearing the idea and instantly worked out his dates for this project. Ajay will be seen playing a very important role in the flashback episode,” Rajamouli said.

Rajamouli said that Alia Bhatt will be paired opposite Ram Charan.

“I remember meeting Alia in airport and shared the idea. She excitedly said that she would love to be part of the project and play any role. International actor Daisy Edgar Jones has been paired with Tarak,” he added.

Producer DVV Danayya confirmed that RRR will have a worldwide on July 30, 2020 in ten Indian languages.