Jisshu Sengupta who impressed us with his sensitive portrayal as Himadri in the film Uma, is all set to make his debut in South cinema with a Telugu film. The actor has been roped in to play the role of producer director LV Prasad in the biopic of legendary Telugu actor and superstar NT Rama Rao.
In preparation for the role the actor is learning Telugu and is expected to start shooting as soon as he recuperates from his recent surgery. The NTR biopic is directed by Krish, who is also directing Sengupta in the Hindi movie Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi. The actor plays the role of Gangadhar Rao in the film.
The film is produced by Balakrishna along with Sai Korrapati and Vishnu Induri. The movie is expected to hit screens in January 2019.