Release date:September 27, 2013
Genre:Drama , Action , Romance , Family
P. Ravi Shankar
Story:Ramayya Vasthavayya is an upcoming Telugu film written and directed by Harish Shankar. The film is produced by Dil Raju under their Sri Venkateswara Creations banner, and will star Jr. NTR, Samantha and Shruti Haasan in lead roles. This is the second time Jr. NTR is acting with Samantha after Brindavanam. The soundtrack will be composed by Thaman, who will be working with Harish Shankar for the second time in his career.The film will have it's cinematography handled by Chota K. Naidu. The film was officially launched on October 18, 2012 at Dil Raju's office in Hyderabad. Filming began on January 3, 2013 and the film is tentatively scheduled to be released worldwide on September 27, 2013.In October 2012, it was reported that Tamannaah was under consideration for the role opposite NTR. It was declared as just a rumor and Harish Shankar on November 19, 2012 revealed via Twitter that they selected Samantha to play the main lead in the film. Harish Shankar revealed that NTR will play the role of a college student in this film. NTR will be acting as a back bench student and the movie will be an out and out commercial entertainer. The director revealed there will be two female leads in the movie. There were rumors that Regina Cassandra who played lead roles in Shiva Manasulo Shruti and Routine Love Story will be the second leading lady in this big project. In January 2013 Harish Shankar told in an interview that Shruthi Hassan is the second leading lady in this project and Shruthi Hassan confirmed it on February 4, 2013 via twitter. Vidyullekha Raman is also playing a pivotal role in the movie and Vidyullekha Raman herself confirmed the news on her twitter page.