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Rudrama Devi Poster.jpg
Directed by Gunasekhar
Produced by Gunasekhar
Written by Dr. Mudigonda Siva Prasad
Madhu Babu
M. B. S. Prasad
Starring Anushka Shetty
Rana Daggubati
Prakash Raj
Krishnam Raju
Ravi Teja(Cameo )[1]
Music by Ilaiyaraaja
Cinematography Ajay Vincent
Editing by A. Sreekar Prasad
Studio Guna Team Works
Release dates
  • June 2014 (2014-06)
Country India
Language Tamil
Budget INR550 million (US$9.2 million)[2]

Rudhramadevi is an upcoming first Indian 3D historic film, simultaneously being produced in Telugu and Tamil languages. The film is directed by Gunasekhar,[3] and stars Anushka Shetty, Rana Daggubati in the lead roles, with Prakash Raj and Krishnam Raju in supporting roles. Anushka will be seen as Rudrama Devi, the 13th century revered queen of the Kakatiya dynasty.[4] The film's soundtrack and background score were composed by Ilaiyaraaja and the art direction is handled by Thotta Tharani.[5] Neeta Lulla is designing the costumes.[6] The film was launched in February 2013 and has passed the pre-production stage.[6][7]


Rudramadevi is made on a whooping budget of INR550 million (US$9.2 million) which marks a highest budget ever spent on a heroine oriented film in telugu[2]



The film was launched on 14 Feb 2013 in Warangal. Anushka and Gunasekhar attended the opening ceremony and the first shot was on the Shiva Lingam in the 1000 pillared temple in Warangal.[8] Rapper Baba Sehgal was roped in by director Gunasekhar for a role.[9] Vikramjeet Virk, who has earlier essayed a negative role in Ashutosh Gowarikar's Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey, will be seen playing a negative character called Mahadeva Nayakadu. Final schedule of shoot ends on april 5th 2014. The film is expected to hit screens on July 2014.[10]


  1. ^ "Mahesh Babu - The Warrior". Facebook. Retrieved 29 October 2013. 
  2. ^ a b http://timesofap.com/cinema/anushka-riding-on-rs-185-crores-business.html
  3. ^ "Gunasekhar's 'Rudrama Devi' to be best period drama so far". Sify. 7 November 2012. Retrieved 24 November 2012. 
  4. ^ "Anushka to do a Tamil-Telugu period film?". Times of India. 6 October 2012. Retrieved 24 November 2012. 
  5. ^ "Anushka as a warrior princess". Deccan Chronicle. 4 October 2012. Retrieved 24 November 2012. 
  6. ^ a b "German technicians to work for Rudrama Devi". Times of India. Retrieved 29 November 2012. 
  7. ^ "Rudhramadevi to hit the floors". Super Good Movies. Retrieved 22 April 2013. 
  8. ^ "Anushka - Guna Sekhar's Rudramadevi film launch". idlebrain.com. 14 February 2013. Retrieved 15 February 2013. 
  9. ^ Prasad Shiva (3 April 2013). "Baba Sehgal in Anushka's film". Retrieved 22 April 2013. 
  10. ^ Afrin Humayon (4 May 2013). "Vikramjeet Virk lands in T’wood". Retrieved 4 May 2013. 

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4 news items

Mon, 17 Mar 2014 22:15:00 -0700

News about Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao aka Jr. NTR being roped in to play Gona Ganna Reddy in the period drama, Rudhramadevi has been doing rounds for the past few days. Now, a source has come up, stating that the actor has not yet said 'Yes' to the ...

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Times of India
Mon, 24 Mar 2014 23:34:44 -0700

... on his social networking site. Meanwhile, the actor is busy shooting for his forthcoming period drama, Baahubali, which also stars Anushka Shetty, Prabhas, Tamannaah and others. It is also learnt that he's doing Rudhramadevi 3D, directed by Gunasekhar.
Thu, 27 Mar 2014 22:48:45 -0700

"Only Rana has been finalized. The rest of the casting process will take time because Rana is busy shooting for two films currently," he added. Rana is currently working on Telugu period dramas "Baahubali" and "Rudhramadevi". Close. Report Abuse.


Mon, 24 Mar 2014 23:43:57 -0700

The veteran is promoting his next, Kochadaiiyaan (April 11) and the actress is shooting for Rudhramadevi and Baahubali. Login here to checkout which news your friends are reading. Tags : Rudhramadevi, Rajinikanth, Anushka Shetty, Baahubali, ...

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