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Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy

Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy is an upcoming Indian historical period war drama film directed by Surender Reddy and produced by Ram Charan on Konidela Production Company banner.[3] The story is based on the life of freedom fighter Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy from Rayalaseema.[4] The film stars Chiranjeevi, Sudeep, Jagapati Babu, Nayanthara, Tamannaah,Vijay Sethupathi, and Brahmaji.[5][6]

Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy
Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy film poster.jpg
Directed bySurender Reddy
Produced byRam Charan
Written bySai Madhav Burra (dialogues)
Screenplay bySurender Reddy
Story byParuchuri Brothers
Based onUyyalawada Narasimha Reddy
Jagapati Babu
Vijay Sethupathi
Music byAmit Trivedi[1][2]
CinematographyR. Rathnavelu
Edited byA. Sreekar Prasad
Release date
  • 14 April 2019 (2019-04-14)
Budget300 crore

Filming began in Hyderabad on 6 December 2017.[7] Amitabh Bachchan will make a guest appearance,[8] and has allocated a three-day callsheet for the film.[8]



Set 10 years prior to the India's first war of independence of 1857, Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy is the story of a freedom fighter, Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy, who revolted against the British.



On 26 June 2017 Ram Charan announced that filming would begin in August 2017 and would be directed by Surender Reddy. Charan is producing the film under the Konidela Productions banner.[6] A.R.Rahman was initially signed to do the music, but later opted out because of date issues.[citation needed] Surender Reddy roped in Amit Trivedi after holding discussions with Ilaiyaraaja and M.M. Keeravani. Ravi Varman was initially signed to do Cinematography, but later opted out because of date issues. Later, R. Rathnavelu was replaced under Ravi Varman to do the Cinematography. Rajeevan was signed to do Production Designing. Filming began on 6 December 2017.[9][10]

Filming is to take place for war sequences in Georgia, and around 50cr (US$7 million) is to be spent on war sequences.[11]


Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy
Soundtrack album by
GenreFeature film soundtrack

The soundtrack was composed by Amit Trivedi and lyrics by Sirivennela Seetharama Sastry. Orchestration and studio contracted by KAY-S. Philharmonic Orchestra.


The film is set to release on 12 April 2019 on the occasion of Ram Navami.


The first teaser of the film is released on August 21, 2018.[12] Chiranjeevi's first look as Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy was revealed on August 22, 2018.[13]

Sudeep's character was revealed as Avuku Raja on September 1, 2018 and motion poster was released on the same day on account of Sudeep's birthday.[14]

Amitabh Bachchan's character first look and motion poster are released on October 11 on the occasion of his birthday.[15]


  1. ^ "Amit Trivedi replaces A.R Rahman in Sye Raa Narasimhareddy". India Today.
  2. ^ "Amit Trivedi roped in for Chiranjeevi's Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy". Indian Express.
  3. ^ a b "Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy teaser out: Chiranjeevi is fierce in period drama". 21 August 2018.
  4. ^ "Amitabh Bachchan to play Chiranjeevi's guru in Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy?". 30 August 2017.
  5. ^ "Ilaiyaraaja for Chiranjeevi's movie?". The Hans India.
  6. ^ a b "Ram Charan is producing Chiranjeevi's 151st film 'Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy' because he's tired of negotiating with producers?". TNN. Retrieved 16 August 2017.
  7. ^ "'ఉయ్యాలవాడ..' మొదలైంది". Hyderabad: ఈనాడు. Archived from the original on 16 August 2017. Retrieved 16 August 2017.
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  9. ^ "Chiranjeevi's Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy starts shooting: All you need to know know about the project- Entertainment News, Firstpost".
  10. ^ "Rupees 18 cr spent on 'Sye Raa...' till date?". The Hans India.
  11. ^ "'Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy': Makers spend a whopping amount on battle scenes in the film - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 2018-09-19.
  12. ^ Konidela Production Company (2018-08-20), Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy Teaser | Chiranjeevi | Ram Charan | Surender Reddy | Konidela Production, retrieved 2018-08-21
  13. ^ "Konidela Pro Company on Twitter". Twitter. Retrieved 2018-09-19.
  14. ^ Konidela Production Company (2018-09-01), Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy Teaser | Chiranjeevi | Ram Charan | Surender Reddy | Konidela Production, retrieved 2018-09-02
  15. ^ Konidela Production Company (2018-10-11), Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy Teaser | Chiranjeevi | Ram Charan | Surender Reddy | Konidela Production, retrieved 2018-10-11

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