Was Mahesh Babu Supposed to Play Ram Charan’s Role in SS Rajamouli’s RRR?
Mahesh Babu, SS Rajamouli, Ram Charan (Photo Credits: Facebook)

SS Rajamouli is going to make a spectacular comeback after two years. After the Baahubali series, the ace filmmaker is gearing up for another mega budget film, RRR. Yesterday (March 14), at the RRR press meet, Rajamouli announced the star cast details. He revealed Ram Charan, Alia Bhatt, Jr. NTR, Daisy Edgar-Jones, Ajay Devgn and Samuthirakani have been roped in for the magnum opus. But was superstar Mahesh Babu supposed to play Ram Charan’s role initially? RRR Poster: Ram Charan and Jr NTR’s ‘Bloody’ Avatar As Alluri Seetharamaraju and Komaram Bheem Is Intriguing.

Ram Charan will be seen portraying the role of Alluri Seetharamaraju. During an interaction with the media, SS Rajamouli was asked why Mahesh Babu wasn't considered to essay the character of Alluri Seetharamaraju. Rajamouli clarified that Mahesh Babu’s fans would love to see him playing characters relatable to James Bond instead of any historical character. Rajamouli can never go wrong when it comes to star cast, don’t you agree? RRR: All You Need to Know About Alia Bhatt-Ram Charan, Jr NTR-Daisy Edgar-Jones' Mega Budget Film!

RRR is one of the most-awaited films of SS Rajamouli. It is a fictitious tale based on the lives of two revolutionary freedom fighters. The film will release worldwide on July 30, 2020, in languages such as Telugu, Malayalam, Tamil and Hindi. It is a one-part film which is made on an estimate budget of Rs. 400 crore. Stay tuned for further updates!