Actor Vijay Sethupathi has signed actor Chiranjeevi’s 151th film titled Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy. The film is historical multistarrer starring Amitabh Bachan, Nayanthara, Sudeep Kiccha, Jagapathi Babu, Naseer, Ravi Kishan and many others. The film will be multilingual and will be based on the life of freedom fighter Uyyalla Narasimha Reddy.

Vijay Sethupathi is said to play the role of a British soldier who initially is shown in a negative light but eventually changes and supports the freedom struggle. The talented actor has done many grey shaded characters in the past and his performance in the historical is expected to be different.

The film’s music will be composed by Oscar winner A R Rahman. Noted cinematographer Ravi Varman will crank the camera. The film will be directed by Surenshar Reddy and will be bankrolled by Ram Charan’s Konidela Productions.