Earlier actor Ram who stared in Kandireega was to be the hero of the film. A series of events followed and Ram was ousted from the project. NTR stepped in. It is said that he liked the storyline and agreed to be the leading man of the film. Santhosh Srinivas of Kandireega fame is directing this movie which will go on to sets from March, 2013.
From couple of days, Internet is abuzz with the news that actor Ram was replaced by NTR in Kandireega 2. The official press note about this movie now confirms this project. Bellamkonda Suresh, the producer of this project had confirmed that Samantha will be NTR’s leading lady in this film.