Ever since Srinu Vaitla announced his upcoming film
Baadshah, rumours mills in T-Town were
abuzz with the news that Junior NTR will reprise the role of secret
Bond in the movie. But Gopi Mohan, who is one of the
scriptwriters of the film, has slammed the reports saying that he
is not playing Bond in it.
Gopi Mohan took to his Twitter account to clear the rumours
about Junior NTR's role in his upcoming movie Baadshah.
The story writer tweeted, "Ntr is not playing JamesBond role or a
Secret Agent in Baadshah.It's a good action & comedy
entertainer with love,family &other emotions (sic)."
Along with Kona Venkat, Gopi Mohan has written the story for the
movie Baadshah, while director Srinu Vaitla penned the
screenplay for it. Gopi Mohan also confirmed the starting date of
shooting of the film. On his Twitter page, he wrote,
"BAADSHAH shooting starts from July 9th in
Italy.Continuous shooting upto January with short gaps. Major Shoot
also in Bangkok & in India.:) (sic)"
However, Junior NTR's Baadshah is directed by Srinu
Vaitla and produced by Ganesh Babu of Gabbar Singh fame.
Kajal Aggarwal is playing the female lead in the film. Thaman is
composing music for soundtrack, one of which is reportedly crooned
by Akon. The director is said to wrap up the film by January, 2013
and will release it as a summer extravaganza.