RRR release date: SS Rajamouli’s multi-starrer period drama ‘RRR’ to debut in theatres on Jan 7, 2022. Here’s everything you need to know about it.
- RRR was supposed to hit the theatres in July 2020 but got delayed multiple times due to the pandemic.
- Directed by SS Rajamouli, RRR stars Junior NTR, Ram Charan, Ajay Devgn, and Alia Bhatt.
South filmmaker SS Rajamouli’s magnum opus RRR gets a new release date. It will now release in theatres on Jan 7, 2022, in multiple languages including Telugu, Tamil, Hindi, and Kannada. Projected as one the most expensive films of the Indian cinema, RRR is in news ever since its announcement. It stars south superstars Junior NTR, Ram Charan along with Ajay Devgn, and Alia Bhatt. Both of them are making their debut in the South Indian film industry.
Earlier, RRR was supposed to hit the theatres in July 2020. But got postponed multiple times due to heavy post-production work. It again got delayed due to injuries suffered by Jr NTR and Ram Charan during filming and the outbreak of COVID-19. The filming wrapped up in July 2021 followed by an exhaustive post-production schedule.
What RRR is about? The plot of the movie
RRR is a fictional story about two Indian revolutionaries, Alluri Sitarama Raju (Ram Charan) and Komaram Bheem (Rama Rao), who fought against the British Raj and Nizam of Hyderabad respectively. The high octane action drama has got everyone excited since its announcement. The excitement has reached another level since the release of its trailer. Watch the promo here:
RRR Star Cast
SS Rajamouli’s magnum opus stars Jnr NTR and Ram Charan in the lead roles. It also features Ajay Devgn, Alia Bhatt, Olivia Morris, Samuthirakani, Ray Stevenson, Shriya Saran and Alison Doody. Here’s a look at the full star cast:
- N. T. Rama Rao Jr. as Komaram Bheem
- Chakri as Young Komaram Bheem
- Ram Charan as Alluri Sitarama Raju
- Varun Buddhadev as Young Alluri Sitarama Raju
- Ajay Devgn
- Alia Bhatt as Sita
- Spandan Chaturvedi as Young Sita
- Olivia Morris as Jennifer
- Alison Doody as Lady Scott
- Ray Stevenson as Scott
- Shriya Saran as Sarojini
Talking about the crew, M. M. Keeravani has composed the music for the movie. K. K. Senthil Kumar has handled the cinematography while A. Sreekar Prasad is the editor.
RRR movie budget
RRR has a massive budget of Rs 400 crore. Reportedly, it has recovered more than Rs 900 crore through worldwide theatrical, digital, satellite and music rights.
- Worldwide Theatrical Rights: Rs 570 Crore
- Satellite and Digital Rights: Rs 325 Crore
- Music Rights: Rs 20 Crore
T-Series and Lahari Music bagged the music rights. Talking about digital streaming rights, Netflix has acquired the digital streaming rights for Hindi, English, Portuguese, Korean, Turkish, and Spanish languages. ZEE5 has acquired the digital streaming rights of RRR for Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam and Kannada languages.
Zee Network has the satellite rights of the Hindi version of RRR. While the Star India network has acquired the satellite rights of its Telugu Tamil, Malayalam and Kannada versions.
After the grand success of Baahubali, the expectations are huge from SS Rajamouli. It would be interesting to see, what he has in store for us.
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Last Updated on December 11, 2021 by Umesh