Jaggu Bhai fall in love with Krishnamma
Actor Jagapathi Babu, who resurrected his career with Balakrishna’s ‘Legend’, looks to be playing many interesting roles in his second innings as a character artiste.
As per latest reports, Babu has been roped in by veteran filmmaker K Raghavendra Rao to play the character of a king in Nagarjuna Akkineni starrer upcoming devotional drama ‘Om Namo Venkatesaya‘. This is the first time for him to essay a king in his two decade long career.
Reportedly, Jagapathi Babu’s character falls in love with Krishnamma, a staunch devotee of Lord Venkateswara played by Anushka Shetty in the film. The character of king in the film is small but it is a crucial one.
It may be recalled that Jagapathi Babu had earlier romanced Anushka in ‘Swagatham’ movie.
Om Namo Venkatesaya has Nag playing Lord Venkateswara’s devotee Hathiram Baba, Pragya Jaiswal essaying the role of his muse before he takes up devotional route and Anushka playing another devotee. The film is slated to hit screens on February 10, 2017.