The novel coronavirus pandemic has put a halt to the entire world, including the entertainment industry worldwide, with film releases getting postponed to film shoots getting cancelled. Amid this, SS Rajamouli and the makers of RRR
starring Ram Charan, Jr NTR, Alia Bhatt and Ajay Devgn have decided to release the title logo and motion poster of the magnum opus digitally.
SS Rajamouli took to Twitter and announced that the motion poster and the title logo of the multi-lingual magnum opus, RRR, will be launched today, March 25, on the occasion of Telugu and Marathi New Year, digitally. He shared that the team has taken this decision only to lift the spirit of everyone, at the time of this global pandemic.
He wrote, “It’s a time of global crisis. We wanted to do our bit in lifting up everyone’s spirits. We are launching the long-overdue Title Logo with Motion Poster oF RRR Movie tomorrow. Though I can’t promise any specific time now, as every one of our team is working from home. (sic).”
It's a time of global crisis. We wanted to do our bit in lifting up everyone's spirits. We are launching the long overdue Title Logo with Motion Poster of @RRRMovie, Tomorrow. Though I can’t promise any specific time now, as everyone of our team are working from home.
Rajamouli further requested all to stay indoors and enjoy it from comfort of their homes. He wrote, “I request the fans and audience on behalf of my whole team to enjoy it from the comfort of their homes. The country is locked down for a reason there should be no reason for a social gathering. (sic).”
I request the fans and audience on behalf of my whole team to enjoy it from the comfort of their homes. The country is locked down for a reason there should be no reason for a social gathering.
RRR is a fictitious story based on two Telugu freedom fighters, Alluri Seetharama Raju and Komaram Bheem played by Ram Charan and Jr NTR respectively, where Alia Bhatt will be seen playing the role of Seetha, Alluri Seetharama Raju’s wife. Reportedly Ajay Devgn will be seen playing an extended cameo in the film, where we will be seen playing Ram Charan’s father in the film. Ajay will be seen in the flashback portion, where he will be playing a role of a freedom fighter.
The film is set in 1900s era and is being made on a huge budget of Rs. 450 crores. The movie also has international stars like Ray Stevenson, Alison Doody and Olivia Morris in pivotal roles.
Directed by Baahubali director S.S Rajamouli, RRR is produced by D.V.V Danayya on DVV Entertainment banner, and will release in 10 languages. The magnum opus is based on the lives of freedom fighters and also marks as the first movie by S.S Rajamouli to be inspired by true events. The film is scheduled to release on release on 8th January 2021.