The first glimpse of Rana Daggubati as Jogendra in upcoming Telugu political drama Nene Raju, Nene Mantri from the film's teaser, unveiled on Tuesday, shows that he plays a ruthless political character.
In the 40-second teaser, we see Rana walk like a criminal with hand-cuffed hands.
Cut to the next shot, we see him smoking in a dhoti-clad avatar and mouthing the lines, "I decide when I will die. I will also decide when you will die. In my life, I'm the king and the minister."
Rana had dedicated the teaser to his late grand-father D. Ramanaidu, a popular southern producer.
In the film, directed by Teja, Baahubali fame Rana will be seen playing a politician.
The movie also stars Kajal Aggarwal, Catherine Tresa, Ashutosh Rana and Navdeep.
Produced by Suresh Babu, the film will simultaneously release in Tamil, Hindi and Malayalam.