Nandamuri Balakrishna’s 100th movie Gautamiputra Satakarni is a hit in story, among fans and also a hit at the box office. There is lot of buzz in T-town on this movie subject which NBK has portrayed excellently. Now the director Krish has become a reflective point in T-town. The director has done great ground work and research to know about this historic unsung king in the epic. The fans were given great scholastics as well as new lessons as Director Krish unfolded this plethora of result. He says, “Love for the mother and bonding with wife or the emotional aspects in Satakarni resulted in this overwhelming response. It’s impossible to stop the word of mouth. Every person within the industry and outside is thrilled watching the film. Innumerable messages, countless phone calls and lengthy conferences, I am turning over and over on this axis of joy and pride.”
The overjoyed director also said, “Chiranjeevi garu, Nagarjuna garu and Venkatesh garu personally called me appreciating the determined attempt. They used superlative adjectives in defining Gautamiputra Satakarni.” It does not stop there as Star Mahesh Babu too spoke. Krish added, “Mahesh Babu discussed every scene and every dialogue very elaborately. Tarak was stirred after completing the film and we both explored lot more.” It was not only the superstars and legendary veteran stars who spoke about the historical subject. The movie called for the legendary directors like Dasari Narayana Rao garu, K Raghavendra Rao garu and SS Rajamouli garu. They all called Gautamiputra Satakarni movie a “brilliant film that will remain for long period in annals of Telugu cinema history”.
“GPSK in 79 Days”
“Like the famous question of Why Kattappa Killed Bahubali became the Baahubali flag, our Satakarni is earmarked with a label ‘How In 79 Days’ is GPSK completed? I am repeatedly seeing the same question and redoing the same answer.”