Acharya will launch Amazon Prime Video on May 20, the streaming platform has announced. Telugu Language Enabler comes to subscription-based streaming services, commonly known as over-the-top (OTT) services, less than a month after it was released in theaters on May 29. 4. Acharya opened up to a good response at Andhra at the Pradesh and Telangana box office – earning almost Rs 29.5 crore on the first day – but did not sustain it for long. It collects close to Rs. 38.45 crore in Telugu states during full operation, only recovered 38% of pre-release investment and ultimately a commercial failure.
Titled by Chiranjeevi and Ram Charan, Acharya The cast includes Pooja Hegde, Sonu Sood, Jisshu Sengupta and Kishore in supporting roles. Kajal Aggarwal would play Chiranjeevi’s love interest in the film but her parts were scrapped because the producers felt they didn’t fit the story. This is Gang leader the first release of the actor since the 2019 release Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy. On the other hand, Charan is seen in the historical drama RRRreleased almost a month ago Acharya.
Acharya written and directed by Koratala Siva who has directed films like Jr NTR do Garage Janatha and the political drama Bharat Ane Nenu, and marked his first collaboration with Chiranjeevi. It was produced by Charan under his Konidela Production Company, best known for advocating Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy and the initiator Khaidi No 150.
Acharya revolves around a middle-aged Naxalite reformer, played by Chiranjeevi, who locks horns with the Ministry of Natural Resources for abusing funds earmarked for temples. As the story progresses, we are introduced to the Siddha of Charan, a brave defender of the Dharmasthali – the link between the divine river and the sacred land. Acharya’s music is composed by Mani Sharma, who is famous for his cinematic works such as action movies. Indra and Seetimaarr led by Gopichand.
Acharya will premiere on May 20th Amazon Prime Video