Big B to start shooting for Sye Raa this week Added on Mar 26, 2018 Amitabh Bachchan has an important but a small role to play in the much popular film 'Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy'. Big B as he is popular known will be joining the sets of this film on Wednesday or Thursday this week. He will be playing the role of Narasimha Reddy's guru in this period drama. Initially there was news that Amitabh Bachchan has dropped from this film as it was taking way to long. Also he had some health issues and was not well versed with Telugu. But he was convinced and once again roped into this film. Big B has now given 2-3 days for this film. Director Surrender Reddy cannot stretch Big B's portions anymore. He will have to finish it off in the given time. This film is being made on a budget of Rs 150 Cr. A set has been erected in Hyderabad. Leading lady Nayanathara is already taking part in the shoot.