The grand Muhurtham of NTR 30, the highly anticipated film starring the global star NTR and Bollywood beauty Janhvi Kapoor in lead roles, took place in Hyderabad today. Produced by Hari Krishna K and Mikkilineni Sudhakar under NTR arts and Yuva Sudha respectively. The film is presented by Nandamuri Kalyan Ram.
The movie has been launched grandly with several special guests attending the occasion. Directed by Siva Koratala, the launch event saw the attendance of sensational directors SS Rajamouli and Prashanth Neel. Renowned producer Shyam Prasad Reddy, NTR, Janhvi Kapoor, Koratala Siva, Nandamuri Kalyan Ram, Mikkilineni Sudhakar, Naveen Yerneni, Prakash Raj, Srikanth, BVSN Prasad, Asian Sunil, Abhishek Nama, Abhishek Agarwal, Bharat Chaudhary, Dilraju and other celebrities graced the event.
For the muhurtham shot on the lead pair- NTR and Janhvi Kapoor, Sensational director SS Rajamouli sounded the clapboard, while filmmaker Koratala Siva switched on the camera. Prasanth Neel directed the first shot. Before that, Shyam Prasad Reddy garu handed over the script to the director to begin the proceedings.
On this occasion, the team shared thier excitement about the film. Talking at the event, filmmaker Koratala Siva said “This is my second collaboration with NTR garu after Janata Garage. He is one of the greatest actors.” Explaining about the film backdrop, he said “NTR 30 will be set in the backdrop of “Forgotten Coastal Lands.” In this story, there will be more animals than people who are fearless. They don’t fear God or Death, but they do fear one thing, and you all know who it is.”
He added “Everyone must know what fear is and how far my protagonist will go instill that in everyone. This is going to be an emotional ride. And this is my promise to NTR fans and movie lovers: “This will be my BEST work ever.” The director also introduced his brilliant technicians and shared how they’ve all travelling with him since the beginning of this project.
Music director Rockstar Anirudh Ravichander said, ” I think I’ve met Koratala Siva garu almost one year back. Iam grateful to being part of Koratala Siva sir’s great vision, Thanks to Tarak for giving me this opportunity to work with the team of legends. Nenu Tirigi Vasthunna.”
Ace cinematographer Ratnavelu said, “It’s technically very challenging and great movie. It will be happening in Coastal area in the backdrop is Sea. This movie has got lot of ocean shots. We will be combining the green screen and live shots. We are happy to bring Siva Gari vision to the screen.”
Editor Sreekar Prasad said, “I know how Siva garu can take an emotional story forward. I think we all will take forward the vision of Siva garu.”
Production designer Sabu Cyril said, “It was a great challenge. I like challenges. We have been working on this film for a year. And I think we are coming with a surprise.”
VFX Supervisor Yugandhar said, “I’m not satisfied with the visual effects I’ve provided for over 100 films over the last 25 yrs. Particularly the last couple of films. I’ve been waiting for this opportunity for a long time, and we’re approaching and securing the best VFX studios in the world.”
Koratala Siva also promised that this film is his best work ever. It’s going to be big and grand in scale and technical wise. Now the fans are fully hyped up. The movie will have notable cast and technicians on board.
NTR 30 is slated to release on April 5, 2024 in Telugu, Hindi, Tamil, Kannada and Malayalam languages.