Great news for Mammootty fans, the director Mahi V Raghav confirmed that Mammootty will be playing YSR on screen in his movie titled Yathra. Several leading south actors like Nagarjuna were in discussions and now the the makers now decided to take Mammootty on board.
Yeduguri Sandinti Rajasekhara Reddy who popularly known as YSR was former Andra Pradesh Chief Minister. He died on September 2009 on a helicopter crash and it’s reported that around 100 people were committed suicide after hearing his death news.
Yathra will be marked as Mammootty’s return in to Telugu cinema after a long gap of 15 years. Movie will be produced by Shashi Devireddy and other cast and crew details were yet to be revealed.
Mammootty is now busy with a number of films in Malayalam, his movie Parole is all set to release on this March 31st. Recently his Tamil film Peranbu was premiered on Rotterdam film festival and got much applause from the viewers. Movie directed by Ram is yet to be released and the makers planning to release on Summer 2018.