Rumour mills are buzzing with reports of Ram Charan cameoing in his father Chiranjeevi’s untiled next Telugu film. Reportedly, Charan has been roped in to play a Naxalite in the Koratala Siva. directorial.
Reports indicate that Ram Charan will be seen for 30 minutes in the flashback scenes of the movie that is speculated to be titled ' Acharya'. Superstar Chiranjeevi is said to be double roles in the movie. The plot of the movie follows a middle-aged Naxalite-turned-social reformer who takes up a fight against the Endowments Department over misappropriation and embezzlement of temple funds and donations. Ram Charan might be playing the younger version of his father in the flashback portion of the movie.
The project, that was officially launched in October last year, is expected to go on the floors from March. Ram will be joining the shoot after wrapping up his part in Bhaubali director SS Rajamouli’s RRR.
Trisha, who is all set to play the leading lady, will be reuniting with Chiranjeevi after nearly a decade since the two worked together in AR Murugadoss’s Stalin.
Chiranjeevi was last seen in Surender Reddy directorial 'Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy'-- a Telugu period drama where he played the Kurnool-based freedom fighter Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy. The film also starred Amitabh Bachchan, Nayanthara, Sudeep and Vijay Sethupathi in pivotal roles. The movie was produced by Ram Charan and had a staggering budget of Rs 275 crore. It collected over Rs 300 crore at the box-office. The film failed to live up to its hype and bombed at the box office.