Rajkumar Rao to play KCR in biopic

raj-kumar-yadav-22757Bollywood actor Rajkumar Rao is set to play Telangana Chief Minister, K Chandrasekhar Rao in a biopic to be directed by Madhura Sreedhar Reddy.

The film will be bankrolled by Raj Kandukuri of Pelli Choopulu fame. The team of the film had done extensive research about KCr’s childhood in Dubbaka village where KCR was born.

Even Tamil actor Vijay Anthony was considered and finally zeroed in on Rajkummar Rao for the film as holds some resemblance with the Chief Minister.

The film shoot will start soon and the makers are planning to release it on June 2, 2018, on Telangana formation day.

Meanwhile, Rajkummar Rao was in news recently for accidentally kissing a veteran actress while performing a CPR scene in Behen Hogi Teri.