Jr NTR is one of the star heroes in the Telugu film industry right now. The actor has done a lot of super hit films in his entire career. Simhadri is one film that earned him huge stardom and the actor did the movie when he was 19. At the age of 19, scoring a huge blockbuster is a phenomenal feat. Rajamouli directed the film which completes 17 years now.
V Doraiswamy Raju presented the film Simhadri while V Vijay Kumar Varma produced it under VMC Combines. Jr NTR, Ankitha, and Bhumika Chawla played the lead roles in the movie. Mukesh Rishi, Nassar, Rahul Dev, Bhanu Chander, Seetha, and others are also a part of the movie. Vijayendra Prasad provided the script for the film while MM Keeravani is the music director. The cinematography and editing for the film were handled by Ravindra Babu and Kotagiri Venkateswara Rao respectively.
The movie released on July 9th in 2003 and ended as a big blockbuster at the box-office. Simhadri was subsequently remade in Tamil as Gajendra (2004) with Vijayakanth. The film was also remade in Kannada as Kanteerava. The film was also remade in Bangladesh as Durdhosho.