With Meena in title role, ‘Vengamamba’ is yet another film after ‘Annamayya’ under VMC Productions banner that got launched on Saturday at Hyderabad. Ace director Dr K Viswanath performed the pooja and for the muhurat shot, DVS Raju tapped the clap-board while Ramesh Prasad switched on the camera.
‘Vengamamba’ is a devotee who recited songs on Lord Venkateswara. The film will be directed by Udaya Bhaskar and produced by V Dhoraswamy Raju.
Addressing the media producer V Dhoraswamy Raju said, “It is Tharigonda Vengamamba who recited songs and poems on Lord Venkateswara after Annamacharya. I’m happy to make a film on one such great woman. The shooting would be done in Hyderabad and Tirupathi locations.
Director Udaya Bhaskar informed that there would be 12 songs in the film and that Sai Kiran is going to essay the role of Lord Venkateswara Swamy.
Others in the cast are Sarath Kumar, Ranganath, Subbarai Sharma, LB Sriram, Giribabu, Raallapalli, Ashok Kumar, Sudha, Ragini, Siva Parvathi, etc.
MM Keeravani will compose the tunes while the camera will be handled by PRK Raju.