Yatra, the biopic of late Chief Minister YS Rajasekhar Reddy gets a release date. The film will hit the screens on December 21 on the occasion of YS Jagan Mohan Reddy’s birthday.Legendary Malayalam actor Mammootty is playing the lead role as YSR in the film directed by Mahi V Raghav.
Actual plan was to release the film for Sankranthi, but makers have now decided to release it on late CM’s beloved son’s birthday.Yatra is not a complete biopic of YSR. It only focuses on the epic padayatra of YSR which proved instrumental in getting him to power against all odds.
December 21 is turning out to be the favorite date for many producers. Movies like Antariksham (Varun Tej – Sankalp Reddy) and Padi Padi Leche Manasu (Sharwanand – Sai Pallavi) were announced for release on Dec 21.With Yatra joining the race Dec 21 is getting crowded than anticipated. It would be interesting to see which of these films make it on the announced date.