The shooting of ‘Aakatayi’ is presently going on at Ramoji Film City is Hyderabad. Updating the progress of the film, director Ram Bheemana informed, “Some key sequences were already filmed at Ramoji Film City and Annapurna Studios in Hyderabad with hero Ashish Raj, heroine Ruksar Meer, Suman, Ramki, Nagababu, Raasi, Brahmanandam, Posani, Prudhvi, Srinivas Reddy and Ajay Ghosh. In the same way. Two songs and some talkie part were canned at RK Beach, Ramanaidu Studios and at some picturesque locations in the city and with this three schedules have been wrapped up.”
“In the final schedule, which commenced on November 2, climax fighting scenes are being filmed on Pradeep Rawat, Ramki, Nagababu, hero and heroine and some others at the specially designed huge sets at Ramoji Film City. After filming a special song on Ameesha Patel composed by Mani Sharma, the film unit will fly to Ukraine and Georgia countries to film another two songs and with this the entire shooting part of the film will be completed. The film which is being made with huge budget on VKA Films banner, will complete post-production works by December. We are planning to release the film in January 2017,” informed producers KR Vijay Karan, KR Koushal Karan and KR Anil Karan.
New producers KR Vijay Karan, KR Koushal Karan and KR Anil Karan are jointly producing a youthful entertainer ‘Aakatayi’ under VKA Films banner with introducing new actor Ashish Raj as hero and Ruksar Meer as heroine. New director Ram Bheemana is making his debut as director through this film.
Ashish Raj, Ruksar Meer, Suman, Nagababu, Ramki, Raasi, Brahmanandam, Ali, Pradeep Rawat, Prudhvi, Srinivas Reddy, Tanikella Bharani, Prudhvi, Posani Krishna Murali, Gemini Suresh, RK Mama, Kadambari Kiran, Ajay Ghosh, Annapurnamma, Naveen Neni and Teja Kakumanu, Ameesha Patel for special song and Jabardast team and some others are part of the cast.
Music: Mani Sharma; DOP: Venkar Gangadhari; Editing: MR Varma: Art: Murali Kondeti: Lyrics: Anantha Sri Ram, Chaitanya Prasad and Srimani; Fights: Nandu; Choreography: Swarna, Sathish and Amith; Production Executive: Mallik; Production Controller: Srirangam Sathish Kumar; Stills: Vikas; Costume Designer: Bhanu; Costumes: Murali; Makeup: Venu; Co-director: Challapalli Venkateswara Rao; Publicity Designer: Anil and Bhanu; PRO: Vamsi Sekhar; Producers: KR Vijay Karan, KR Koushal Karan and KR Anil Karan; Story-Dialogues-Screenplay-Direction: Ram Bheeman.