Titled as Yatra, the prestigious biopic on the life of late Chief Minister YS Rajasekhar Reddy is currently creating a unique buzz in the film industry. The makers initially planned the film’s release for Sankranthi next year but finally preponed it to 21st December as YS Jagan’s birthday special. The film’s shoot is in the final stages and the makers wanted to close the business of the movie as soon as possible. To date, the makers were happy with the business happened and they received a big surprise from the distributors in the USA.
The makers are hoping for a decent price in the USA but a leading distribution house based out in America has offered 4 crores for the makers. The teaser, first look and the first single have gone well with the audiences and the buyers are betting high that the movie will become a hit.
Starring Mammootty in the titular role, the film also features Suhasini Maniratnam, Posani Krishna Murali, Jagapathi Babu, Anasuya Bharadwaj, and others. Directed by Mahi V Raghav, the film is produced by Vijay Chilla and Shashi Devireddy under 70MM Entertainments banner.