Dr Rajasekhar has turned the “Remake Raja” of Tollywood. Though most of his remakes had lukewarm reception, our man continues his passion for family based action movies from other languages mainly Malayalam for his remakes.
His last release Nayakudu, a remake of Dileep’s Runway from Malayalam was a flop and now he is remaking Balettan another Mohanlal hit from Malayalam. This film titled Raja Babu was launched formally on October 5, 2005 at Nanakram Guda, Hyderabad.
Says director Muppalaneni Shiva: “Rajasekar plays a very humble, honest-to goodness family man with a mass image. We have changed the script to suit the Telugu nativity.”
Another Malayalee girl Sri Devika is making her debut in Telugu opposite Rajashekar in this film. The film is produced by Parachuri Shivaram Prasad and music is scored by S A Rajasekhar. Veteran actress Sarada is also there in the cast.
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