Rakul Preet Singh celebrates her birthday today, October 10 and what better way than to release the first look of the actress as lateSridevi from Kathanayakudu. Rakul tweeted, “Presenting first look of #sridevigaru in #ntrbiopic !! hope you like it !”. The Twitter has gone gaga over the first look and it is dived as some are heaping praise on Rakul for nailing the look, while others feel that she is nowhere a match to Sridevi. Check the Tweeple reactions:
— Chinnu (@nameissujith) October 10, 2018
— Naveen Gupta (@GuptaNaveenJi) October 10, 2018
— Rana (@jagdishchinna1) October 10, 2018
— Abhi (@AbhiSai008) October 10, 2018
Previously, Rakul had said that she will be doing her homework to get into the skin of Sridevi as she hadn’t met her in person. Dhruva actor is also elated that this is the first time someone is essaying Sridevi for the first time on screen. Earlier, producer Vishnu Induri said, “We haven’t approached Sonakshi, Kangana or Shraddha. Rakul Preet Singh is our only choice as she’s popular in the South, especially in Telugu films. We have shot almost 30 per cent of the movie; Vidya has already shot for six days. We are working on Rakul’s dates for now.” The film has a galaxy of star cast with the likes of Balakrishna, Vidya Balan, Rana Daggubati among others.