Balakrishna looking at directing a film Added on Jan 18, 2017 Balakrishna is promoting his film Gauthamiputra Satakarni post its release. In a promotional interview Balayya revealed that he had plans of directing a film. But there is a condition attached to this. Balakrishna said that he will direct a film when no other director in Tollywood is able to match with his ideas and concepts. His film is in its second week. For the first time in his career Balayya will be flying to the US to promote his film. Gauthamiputra Satakarni is directed by Krish and has Shriya Saran as its leading lady. Hema Malini has played a vital role in the film.