Tiger Nageswara Rao

The new Telugu action movie “Tiger Nageswara Rao” directed by Vamsi Krishna Naidu, starring Ravi Teja in the leading role, is billed as a Biopic of Tiger Nageswara Rao, a notorious thief of Stuartpuram in the 1970s.


LanguageTelugu, Tamil, Kannada, Hindi, Malayalam
Release DateOctober 20, 2023
StarsRavi Teja, Gayatri Bhardwaj, Nupur Sanon, Praveen Dacharam, Rajiv Kumar Aneja, Mandava Sai Kumar, Renu Desai
GenresAction, Crime, Thriller
DirectorVamsy Krishna
WriterVamsy Krishna, Srikanth Vissa
ProducerAbhishek Agarwal
Production HouseAbhishek Agarwal Arts
EditorDeepu S. Kumar
MusicG.V. Prakash Kumar


The film “Tiger Nageswara Rao” is based on a true story, the life story of cold-blooded criminal Tiger Nageswara Rao, and is set in the 1970s in the East Godavari district.

Tiger Nageswara Rao


  • Ravi Teja as Tiger Nageswara Rao “Nagi”
  • Anupam Kher as IB Officer Raghavendra Rajput
  • Jisshu Sengupta as CI Mouli
  • Murali Sharma as DSP Vishwanath Sastry
  • Gayatri Bharadwaj as Mani, Tiger’s wife
  • Nupur Sanon as Sara, Tiger’s love interest
  • Renu Desai as Hemalatha Lavanam, social reformer
  • Hareesh Peradi as MLA Yelamanda
  • Sudev Nair as Kasi, Yelamanda’s brother
  • Anukreethy Vas as Jayavani, Tiger’s admirer and Jaya Rao’s love interest
  • Nassar as Gajjala Prasad, Tiger’s trainer
  • Aadukalam Naren as Tiger’s father
  • Pradeep Rawat as Angee Seth, businessman
  • Kancharlapalem Kishore as Yaari, Tiger’s best friend
  • Praveen Dacharam as Jaya Rao, Tiger’s friend
  • Surya as School teacher
  • Chakrapani Ananda as Mani’s father
  • Meesai Rajendranath as Inspector Ponnu Saamy
  • Besant Ravi as Tamilian goon


Generally, people have a good impression of Tiger Nageshwara Rao. Many who observed him appreciated his words, his character, and his sight. The film also has fans who appreciated its original story, and was successful despite the release of several other films at the same time.

Critics credited Tiger Nageswara Rao for presenting strong themes of perseverance and honesty in an entertaining manner. The overall public opinion is basically positive, and people are saying that if you want a good story with well-defined characters, this is worth watching.

Appreciated by audiences all over India, the tamil film earned over Rs. 500 crore at the box office, making it one of the highest grossing films in the country. It also won several awards, including Best Feature Film at the ZFF.

Critics and audiences regard Vyaghranageshwara Rao as a cinematic masterpiece that reflects the rich history of Indian cinema.

Trailer of Tiger Nageswara Rao

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