Gautamiputra Satakarni is a period drama film, which is based on a life history of 2nd century CE, Satavahana ruler Gautamiputra Satakarni. The movie has three war sequences and one of them appears before the interval. The film unit has completed the canning of this sequence in the first schedule held in Morocco. The second war scene has been shot in Hyderabad.
The film is set to be the landmark film in the career of Nandamuri Balakrishna. Saibabu Jagarlamudi and Y Rajeev Reddy, who are bankrolling this project under the banner First Frame Entertainment, are leaving no stone unturned to make it a huge success at the box office.