Venkatesh has begun shooting for his 74th film titled Naarappa in Ananthapur, which is the remake of the superhit Tamil film Asuran.
The regular shooting of the film was started on Wednesday at Paalturu Village, Uravakonda in Anantapur district and the first shot was made on Venkatesh.
Sreekanth Addala is directing the film and is being produced by Suresh Babu and Kalaippuli S Thanu under Suresh Production and V Creations banners.
The first look poster of Naarappa featuring Venkatesh was released in which Venkatesh is seen in fierce look. He looked intense and his mass getup has surprised everyone.
Important scenes will be shot in realistic locations of Rayalaseema in the first schedule.