To those of you who have been following the news on the 100th project of Nandamuri Natasimham Balakrishna, you would be aware that a long list of filmmakers came up. It included the likes of creative genius Krishna Vamsi, mass specialist Boyapati Sreenu and even the young and talented Anil Ravipudi.
Ultimately, the lottery went to the intellectual filmmaker Krish. Though many are giving different versions as to why they lost out on working with Balayya, here is the inside report. Reliable sources reveal the main reason was the moment heard Balakrishna about Gautamiputra Satakarni his mind switched off.
Given his passion and penchant for doing historical and mythological movies, nothing could have come at a better time than doing the milestone 100th movie. All Balayya could think of was this movie. Many feel this is a right decision and it is going to be a grand treat for Nandamuri fans and cine buffs as well.