NEW DELHI: Director SS Rajmouli’s RRR, the film that will see Hindi, Tamil, Kannada, Malayalam and Telugu versions on theatrical release, has already made ₹350 crore by selling theatrical, satellite TV and digital streaming rights across all languages to Pen Studios. The film is slated for release on 13 October.
Actor Ajay Devgn, who plays a freedom fighter, has also unveiled his first look in Baahubali director Rajamouli’s upcoming RRR. In the film he features alongside Ram Charan and Jr. NTR.
RRR is a fictional story of India’s freedom fighters, Alluri Sitarama Raju (Charan) and Komaram Bheem (NTR) who fought against the British Raj and Nizam of Hyderabad, respectively.
To be sure, many filmmakers and stars from southern cinema are eyeing pan-Indian audiences beyond their native zones through massy, universally appealing films especially post the covid-19 pandemic. Made on budgets of more than ₹200 crore each, these movies will…