Amitabh Bachchan To Play Chiranjeevi’s Mentor In ‘Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy’ Added on Aug 29, 2017 It was already confirmed that Bollywood Legendary Actor Amitabh Bachchan would be playing a pivotal role in Chiranjeevi’s much awaited period-drama ‘Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy’. This news has created quite a buzz amongst audience. According to the latest updates, Big B will be seen playing the role of Chiranjeevi’s mentor in the film. It’s a powerful role and makers felt that Amitabh Bachchan can do perfect justice to the role than anybody else. Earlier, the actor has essayed a guest role in Nagarjuna’s ‘Manam’. It will be a big treat to audience seeing Amitab Bachchan alongside Chiranjeevi. Nayanthara is playing the female lead. Surender Reddy is wielding the megaphone. Ram Charan is bankrolling the project on his Konidela Productions banner.