It is a known fact that Tollywood actor Balakrishna, who always tries to do films in various film genres like social, folk, mythological and historical films like his father NTR. To his interest he started a mythological film called Narthanashala in 2004. This most awaited mythological film has been directed and acted by Nandamuri Balakrishna.
The movie includes Nandamuri Balakrishna as Arjuna, Soundarya as Draupadi, Srihari as Bheema and Sarath Babu as Dharmaraju, Asin playing the character of Uttara and Kota Srinivasa Rao has played Virata Raju. Also, Veteran director K Vishwanath played a crucial role in the movie. However, the film got shelved after the death of actress Soundarya in a plane crash in 2004. Balakrishna shot some parts of the movie but its remains are dedicated to the film darkroom.
Now Balakrishna decided to release the 17 minutes part of the movie on ATT. As per the actors official statement he decided to use some part of the ransom for charities. However, after 16 years, Telugu audience get a chance to see the NBK in new Avatar on 24th October on Shreyas Eti. Narthanasala’s ticket bookings will open on 21st October at 10:05 AM.