'NTR - Kathanayakudu' is the former one in the dualogy of NTR Biographical film, releasing in 9th of January. Being directed Radhakrishna Jagarlamudi (Krish), Balakrishna Nandamuri will be seen in the role of Sri N.T. Rama Rao. The film has a huge ensemble of stars as cast, reprising the roles of legends, who were part of NTR's life and Telugu Film Industry.
One among them is Sumanth, who portrayed as Sri Akkineni Nageswar Rao. Sumanth said, "Since when I was a kid, many used to say that I had familiar features of ANR and I did not think much when this role came to me. I had the confidence that I can essay the role." About Balakrishna "Not just NTR's dialogues even ANR's dialogues he would say with ease. I haven't met a persona like so far. I'm happy for the way ANR role has been shaped up & glad that it was portrayed by me," added Sumanth.