Following the global success of RRR (2022), Jr. NTR.’s upcoming film has become the most anticipated project of Indian cinema. And every new piece of information about the film has generated a lot of interest on social media. The makers had formally revealed Janhvi Kapoor’s name as the female lead, and while there were media speculations of Saif Ali Khan joining the movie as the primary antagonist, the makers made no official confirmation of Saif’s involvement with the production.
The makers have finally confirmed the news about Saif’s involvement with the production by releasing photos of the actor on the set of Jr. NTR. and Janhvi Kapoor’s forthcoming action movie. Makers shared images of Saif Ali Khan and Jr. NTR. from the set of the upcoming film.
The National Award winning actor joined the shoot of the high voltage action drama. @tarak9999 #JanhviKapoor #KoratalaSiva @NANDAMURIKALYAN @anirudhofficial @NTRArtsOfficial pic.twitter.com/EArmVGXkLY
— Yuvasudha Arts (@YuvasudhaArts) April 18, 2023
While there were some media speculations that Saif Ali Khan was denying the role, this recent update from the producers has finally proven that all of these news reports were simply rumours.
‘NTR 30’, directed by Koratala Siva, is about a rural fishing land in an Andhra Pradesh coastal hamlet and how a prominent member of the community defends them from dacoits and mafia. The film went on floors on 23 March where filmmaker SS Rajamouli gave the clap for the first shot and announced the commencement of the shoot.
According to media rumours, Jr. NTR, will have a dual part in the film, which is being produced on a vast scale and will be released in a variety of languages. Hari Krishna K of NTR Arts and Sudhakar Mikkilineni of Yuvasudha Arts produced the film, which will be released on 5 April 2024.
Aside from ‘NTR 30,’ Saif Ali Khan will be seen as the primary antagonist ‘ in Om Raut’s next mythological action film ‘Adipurush,’ in which he will co-star with Prabhas.