My Father Inspired Me For This Role – King Nagarjuna
“For the role as ‘Bangarraju’ in Soggade Chinni Nayana, with the backdrop being a village, my father has played a major role in inspiring me to do this film”. – King Nagarjuna
Although Dr.Akkineni Nageswara Rao did many epic roles in his entire life, his movies with a village back drop stood out and impressed fans and gained respect from critics as well. Being hailed as one of the ‘Akkineni’, Nagarjuna has produced some major roles with a village getup and didn’t fail to amaze the audience and Akkineni fans. Latest movie ‘Soggade Chinni Nayana’ under Annapurna Studios Banner with Kalyan Krishna Kurasala as Director, is soon going to hit the theatres which show cases King Nagarjuna in Traditional wear “Panche kattu”.
There is something special about this Village getup of King Nagarjuna. Wondering what’s that going to be? Well, the traditional clothes worn by Dr. Akkineni Nageswara Rao are again going to be used to style our King Nagarjuna in this movie. Isn’t that something to talk about? Also, the wrist watch which was purchased by his father back in 1959 is also being used in this film. King Nagarjuna admitted that this role as ‘Bangarraju’ has given him immense satisfaction like no other role. He confessed that the inspiration to do such a village character is his father’s roles in village back drops.
Soggade Chinni Nayana has completed all the shooting work and post-production work is still going on. Producer Akkineni Nagarjuna is planning to release this movie as a ‘Sankranthi’ gift to his fans.
Music: Anoop Rubens
Art: S. Ravinder
Editing: Praveen poodi
Producer: Akkineni Nagarjuna
Direction: Kalyan Krishna Kurasala