It seems that Nagarjuna Akkineni has decided to exhibit once again publicly his love for his father and the late legendary Telugu actor Akkineni Nageswara Rao.
Nagarjuna has reportedly used his dad’s wrist watch that he had bought in 1959 and wore the dhotis used by Nageswara Rao in his old films, in his upcoming film Soggade Chinni Nayana. This great tribute by Nagarjuna has already got rave response.
The much talked about Bangarraju character played by Nagarjuna in the film, the father role, is said to be inspired from Nageswara Rao’sroles against village backdrop. Nag stated that the role Bangarraju role gave him complete satisfaction.
Directed by debutant Kalyan Krishna, the film features Ramya Krishna, Lavanya Tripathi, Anasuya, Hamsa Nandini etc and it is slated to release for Sankranthi 2016.