Tollywood is celebrating the ventral director K Raghavendra Rao’s birthday today! Many celebrities and fans have taken to their social media to wish the director. Wishes of celebration are pouring in for the veteran director. The fans are currently trending #HBDRagevenrdaRao on Twitter! Rana Daggubati shared an adorable photo of his hugging K Ragevenrda Rao to celebrate the director turning another year older today! Rana shared the photo and wrote, 'Happiest Birthday to you GrandMaster!! #KRR.'
In a recent interview, Rana Dauggbait picked 34 films that shaped him as an actor. Raghavendra Rao’s 1990 film Jagadeka Veerudu Athiloka Sundari was on the list! Jagadeka Veerudu Athiloka Sundari is one of Raghavendra Rao’s masterpieces. The director has worked on over 100 films in a career that has spanned over 5 decades! A sequel to Jagadeka Veerudu Athiloka Sundari is in the works, the film’s original producer Ashwini Dutt recently revealed!
On the work front, Rana Daggubait has several films lined up for the upcoming year. He will appear in four films - Kaadan, Madai Thiranthu, Hiranya Kashyapa and Virata Parvam. Kaadan was to hit the theatres on April 2nd, 2020, however, the release date now stands postponed owing to the COVID-19 crisis. Madai Thiranthu is a Tamil period drama. Rana also revealed that he is working on an animated series during the lockdown on a live stream with Lakshmi Manchu. The series will have an OTT release, he added.