Baahubali Star To Collaborate With Venkatesh For Rana Naidu On Netflix
Rana Daggubati took to Twitter on Wednesday, September 22, to announce his next project with his uncle Venkatesh Daggubati. The duo will share screen space for the first time in a web series, The show will start streaming on Netflix soon and is the official adaptation of the American drama series Ray Donovan.
Directed by Karan Anshuman and Suparn Verma, the action-thriller follows the story of Rana Naidu, the go-to guy for everyone in Bollywood when they have a problem.
Calling it his dream come true, Rana is excited to work with Venkatesh after the 2012 movie Krishnam Vande Jagadgurum, where Venkatesh played a cameo role.
Talking about it, Rana said, "It’s lots of firsts for me. Working with my uncle Venkatesh and the first with Netflix in long form storytelling that’s completely different from what both of us have ever done in our careers.”
Speaking about Rana Naidu, Venkatesh said, "I cannot wait to work with Rana, we are going to have a blast on-set and this show is the perfect project for us to work on. I am a huge fan of Ray Donovan myself and the entire team is pulling in all stops to ensure we do justice to it.”
Sharing the news on Twitter, Rana wrote, “Always wanted to share the screen with my uncle the VICTORY V @VenkyMama and my dream is finally coming true. As much as I love him off screen, in “Rana Naidu” we are going to be at each other's throats. #RanaNaidu, coming soon on Netflix (sic).”