Hyderabad: RRR makers created quite a stir with a tweet where they announced that they will be revealing the name of the lead actress opposite Jr. NTR along with the antagonist for S. S Rajamouli's much-awaited next. Ever since its first announcement, the movie has been the talk of the town; no surprises here given its multi-star cast and renowned director.
Finally, putting an end to the mystery the makers have revealed the actress that will be essaying the role of Jennifer. Olivia Morris has been roped in to play opposite N. T. Rama Rao Jr. Morris is a theatre artist who will join the elaborate star-cast that also includes Ram Charan, Alia Bhat, and Ajay Devgn. The makers took to social media and made the announcement through their official handle. They tweeted, "Welcome aboard #OliviaMorris. We are happy to have you play the female lead #JENNIFER. Looking forward for the shoot".
As promised, they also announced the antagonist of the movie. Ray Stevenson will be playing the character of Scott- the baddie in the film.
The Bahubali director’s next follows the story of Indian freedom fighters- Alluri Sitarama Raju and Komaram Bheem. Alluri Raja fought against the British rule while Bheem clashed with the Nizam of Hyderabad. RRR is a fictional retelling of their lives written by Rajamouli.
Rajamouli is trying to keep the shooting schedule on track in a bid to stick to the planned release date. Currently, the cast of RRR is busy shooting the remaining scenes at the Romoji Film City in Hyderabad.
Speculation is rife in the south film industry that the movie will hit the big screens in July 2020, however, there is no official announcement regarding the release date by the makers of RRR.
RRR fans are ecstatic about Olivia being cast opposite Jr. NTR. Have a look at some tweets:
#WelcomeAboardOliviaMorris— Santhosh Tarak ™ (@santhoshtarak77) November 20, 2019
Welcome to Indian cinema 💗#RRRMovie #NTR @tarak9999 @ssrajamouli #KomaramBheemNTR #WelcomeAboardRayStevenson#WelcomeAboardOliviaMorris #WelcomeAboardAlisonDoody pic.twitter.com/anVPuBZzPa