Yathra a film based on life and political journey of Late Dr YS Rajasekhar Reddy starring Malayalam star Mammootty, who plays the iconic leader YRS in it. The film has went through the censor formalities and has given clean U without any cuts. The biopic will hit the screens on February 8, 2019.
The film has a bevy of stars in the cast including Jagapathi Babu, who plays YSR’s father YS Raja Reddy, Rao Ramesh as KVP Ramachandra Rao, who was YSR’s closest friend from his medical college days and Suhasini Mani Ratnam as the former minister Sabitha Indra Reddy. It also has Anasuya Bharadwaj, Posani Krishna Murali, Vinod Kumar and Sachin Khedekar in supporting roles.
The film is produced by Vijay Chilla and Shashi Devireddy under the banner 70 MM Pictures and its technical crew includes K for music, Sathyan Sooryan for cinematography and A Sreekar Prasad for editing. In this biopic, director Mahi V Raghav will trace out YSR’s political journey and his famous Pada Yatra in 2003 that put him on the chief minister’s chair.