Tribute to Balakrishna, 99 films in 99 days

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Very few personalities receive the love and affection of people to an extent that they turn into demi-gods for their fans. Nandamuri Balakrishna is one such rare personality.

Currently Balaiah is filming ‘Gautami Putra Satkarni’. In the view of his century in films, his ardent fans have decided to honour him by showcasing all his 99 movies at Archana theatre in Proddutur of Cuddapah district.

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This movie festival starts on 5th October 2016 and ends on 11th January 2017, a day before the release of Gautami Putra satkarni which marks the 100th film of Balaiah’s career.
As a Dussehra gift to his fans, the makers of GPS have decided to unveil the first look on 9th October and the teaser of the period war film on 11th October on the occasion of Vijaya Dashami at 8AM.

Recently, actor Nithin took to twitter to announce that his father Sudhakar Reddy had acquired the distribution rights of GPS for the NIzam area.

20Top producer and leading distributor Sai Korrepati has clinched the distribution rights for Ceded area for a whopping Rs 9 crores. Balaiah has always held strong in Ceded and this period war film is expected to break records.

Sexy seductress Shriya Saran plays Vashisti Devi, wife to the ruler Satkarani played by Balaiah.

shriya-saran-getup-and-look-as-vasishta-devi-in-gautamiputra-sathakarniVeteran actress Hema Malini plays Gautami, mother of the Satavahana dynasty Emporer Satakarni.

hema-malini-shooting-in-maheshwar-for-gautamiputra-satakarni-8First Frame Entertainments is bankrolling the film and has been slated for a release during Sankranti on January 12 2017. The movie is reportedly made at a budget of Rs 70 crore. The music of the film has been scored by Chiranthan Bhatt.