Rana starrer Virata Parvam’s trailer has garnered great appreciation from all quarters. Written and directed by Venu Udugulla, this period drama is now doing record-breaking pre-release business as well.
Warangal Srinu has bagged the Nizam rights for whopping Rs 6.4 crores. It is being reported that the Andhra region rights have been sold for around Rs 10 crores. The worldwide rights are expected to be in excess of Rs 20 crores. This is indeed a record of sorts for a Rana starter movie and never has it happened in his career spanning a decade.
Virata Parvam is based on the Naxalite movement that took place in Telangana in the 1990s. Nandita Das, Priyamani, Nivetha Pethuraj, and Naveen Chandra are playing key roles in this Suresh Productions project. Majority of the shooting took place in the forests of Vikarabad, Warangal and Kerala. This Sai Pallavi and Rana starter project is scheduled to release on 30th April.