It is well aware that noted director cum producer YVS Choudary planned a heavy budget film Okka Magadu with Balakrishna, Anushka, Nisha Kothari and Simran in the lead. The formal launch of the film was done at Annavaram sometime ago and the regular shooting of the film has begun immediately after the return of the director-cum-producer, hero and one of the heroines from the US after a special make up session.
The shooting began with the canning of a song. Manisharma gave music for this film. It is learnt that the unit is planning to leave for Anantapur to picturise some key scenes from December 24 after the completion of the song. It was planned to complete the shooting other formalities by April and the producer is planning to release the film on April 28.