Rana Daggubati’s career is doing well. After Baahubali 2 there was Ghazi. And now there is the political thriller ‘Nene Raju Nene Mantri’. The actor talks about the film, his life and a lot more...
Tell us about NRNM?
Like shown in the trailer it is about a small businessman Jogendra. How he rises to power, his downfall and again his rise. How he manages all this is what the film is all about.
Were you inspired by any politician for this role?
No I was not inspired by any politician. I have followed my style for this role and I am sure that the audiences will be impressed.
Something tells us that the film is a revenge drama?
Yes it is. Not fully though. There is love mixed with revenge. In the film you will see that Jogendra loves his wife like anything. To an extent that he puts his wife’s name in front of his. He becomes popular as Radha Jogendra.
Leader and NRNM, any similarities?
Not really. In leader the hero has goodness in him. Here Jogendra enters politics for revenge. My character is not all that positive in NRNM.
How does it feel releasing the film in multi languages?
Doing a proper bilingual film was something I wanted to do from a long time. Here we have
How was your father involved in this film?
Dad was involved in this film from the scripting itself. He is extremely happy with the output of the film.
Will you be remaking Tamil hit Vikram Vedha?
Hmmn...I read it on the social media. But I have no such plans.