Veteran actor Gummadi will play the role of Sri Kasinayana in a
film titled Jagadguru Sri Kasinayana Charithra. The film
is based on the life and times of Sri Kasinayana from Rayalaseeema.
He is well known in the region but very few outside the region know
about his greatness.
Roopa Devi is going to play a major role in the film. Sai Kiran
essays the role of Kasinayana as a young man and Gummadi will play
the role of an aged Kasinayana. Kasinayana was born in the year
1893 and lived for 103 years. C Narayana Reddy has written the
lyrics for some songs in the film. Jampala Shanthi is the producer
and Cinematographer K Sivarami Reddy is the director. The film is
currently in the third schedule. Another highlight of the film is a
song on 11 sacred religious places penned by Gurucharan.