Mythological stories seem to be slowly attracting the filmmakers in
the Telugu film industry again. After Bapu's Sri Rama
Rajyam, now K Raghavavendra Rao, who is known as a master
director in devotional films, is all set to wield the megaphone for
upcoming Telugu movie, which is based on the Ramayana.
The filmmaker, who has directed devotional blockbusters like
Annamayya, Sri Manjunatha, Sri Ramadasu and
Pandurangadu, is planning to rope in the Bollywood big
stars for the multilingual film. Actors Sanjay Dutt, Ajay Devgan
and Vivek Oberoi for the important roles and South actor Mohan Babu
has been signed to play the role of demon king Raavan.
The movie is produced by Vishnu Babu. Talking about the cast, he
claims that the casting process is yet to begin but talks are on
with top stars. On the technical front, he is planning to
collaborate with the world famous Weta Digital, a five-time Academy
Award winning visual effects company.