The bubbly actress will play the role of actress Jayapradha. Hansika is part of former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister and matinee idol N T Ramarao’s biopic in Telugu titled Kathanayakudu. The movie features Ramarao’s son Balakrishna aka Balayya. The big budget biopic is directed by Krish. Vidya Balan is playing the wife of NTR in Basavatarakam. Rakul Preet Singh is acting as iconic actress Sridevi. It may be recalled that Jayapradha acted in maximum movies with NTR. Interestingly, Hansika has worked hard and put on weight to suit the role.