Amitabh Bachchan has headed out to Hyderabad to shoot for Chiranjeevi’s magnum opus titled Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy. As Big B reveals in his blog entry for March 27, he has been roped in for a guest appearance in the biopic based on the late freedom fighter Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy. He also shared a picture from the first look test of the film and it looks mightily similar to his other project Shoebite’s look.
“Dear friend Chiranjeevi, that majestic superstar and icon from the world of Andhra and Telugu cinema, requests for a guest appearance in his magnum opus, on a most valiant period character that he portrays, and I agree .. so am off to begin its shoot in Hyderabad .. in a few hours .. the first look tests of which seem to be somewhat , thus ..” writes Amitabh in his blog.
A long white beard and the heavily wrinkled face have led us to believe that Big B will be appearing in the role of an old man in the film. Further in the blog, a philosophical Bachchan also talks about how in recent times, he is almost always approached to play an elder man. He clarifies that he also can’t help it because his younger days are long gone. “Cannot really deny their choice… The days of yore are over… I mean they could never be reborn as this,” posts Amitabh in his blog.