NTR role in Lakshmi’s NTR was played by a theatre artist called Vijay Kumar. Ramgopal verma did extensive hunt for selecting an artist to play the lead role for his politically controversial movie ” Laksmi’s NTR “. The movie which was released on March 29, got unimaginable openings in Telangana region and ran with packed houses for the whole weekend. The movie was banned by the government in Andhra Pradesh.
Vijay kumar is a theatre artist from Eluru town in West Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh. RGV mentioned that he did an intensive training program to perform and excel the role of the legendary N.T.Rama rao in the biopic Laksmi’s NTR.
Vijay Kumar did splending work and is talk of the industry now.
Actor Vijay kumar with Dubbing artist Vishwa who lend his voice for the role of NTR in the Lakshmi’s NTR movie. The dubbing too was so perfect that he imitated the late NTR as it is. People were so mesmerized with this duo’s performance ( dubbing and acting we so perfect ) and felt seeing NTR on the screen.