Actress Shriya Saran and Bollywood dream girl Hema Malini have joined the set of upcoming historic drama 'Gautamiputra Satakarni' in which Nandamuri Balakrishna is playing the role of warrior and it is his 100th project. Currently the shoot is going on in Madhya Pradesh under the direction of national award winner director Krish.
Shriya Saran will be seen in the role of Balayya's wife and mother of two kids whereas Hema Malini will play the role of Rajamatha and Balakrishna's mother Gautami. The shoot will happen at the various places in MP for about 18 days and the makers are planning to warp the major talkies part in this schedule.
Rajiv Reddy is bankrolling the movie under the banner of First Frame Entertainments and the music is scored by Chiranthan Bhatt. The makers are targeting to release it on the eve of Pongal next year.