The Tamil version has been titled as Raktha Charithram with Vivek Oberoi himself dubbing with his own voice in all three versions as it happened with Prince. The film is all about a man"s journey filled with vehemence and vengeance. Earlier, Surya has said that the film belongs to everyone as even the characters with miniscule prominence will add more depth to this drama based on real incidents.
Bollywood"s heartthrob Vivek Oberoi takes on the role of Parithala Ravi and Surya as his rival Maddelacheruvu Suri. Priyamani, who had made her debut in Bollywood with Mani Ratnam"s Raavan, enacts the role of Surya"s wife. Hindi Film Industry"s reigning superstar Shatrughan Sinha performs the role of Former AP late Chief Minister NTR.
Na. Muthukumar has penned lyrics for a song that is based on Raktham(Blood) and former journalist Gnyanavel has written dialogues for the Tamil version.
Multi-lingual film Rakta Charitra's post production works are close on the heels of completion. Ram Gopal Varma's directional movie is said to be hitting the screens simultaneously in Telugu,Tamil and Hindi in mid September. The film marks the debut of Surya in Bollywood and is getting dubbed in Telugu and Tamil as well.