Bhagavantudu was launched at Ramanaidu Studios in Hyderabad on November 12. Directed by SS Kumar and produced by TV Narasimha Reddy under the banner of Yashwant Productions. Vijay and Kausha play the lead roles in the film. Dr D Ramanaidu gave the clap while Master Yashwant Reddy switched on the camera for the muhurat shot.
Speaking on the occasion, the director said, 'The film is an action entertainer. Krishna Bhagawan is playing a key role in the film. We are planning to complete the shooting by the end of Sankranthi and release the film in February. The films songs would be choreographed in Bangkok.' Producer said, 'The first schedule of the film shooting would continue until November 20.' Heroine Kausha said, 'I am playing a police officer's role in this film, a role which will be different from all the characters I played so far in my career.' Vijay said, 'I played hero in several Kannada films and this is my debut film in Telugu.'
The producer said, 'We are bringing out the film with a good story and perfect planning.' Ramireddy, Hariprasad, Sudarshan, Kondavalasa Lakshmana Rao, Surya, Gauthamraju, Costumes Krishna, Subhashini, Apoorva, Srija, Kalyani and others are in the cast. TVN Reddy has written the script. Murali is the films cameraman. Raju will edit the film while Arjun Sharma will compose the music for it.