Malayalam superstar Mammootty is set to play Former CM YS Rajasekhar Reddy in Yatra directed by Mahi V Raghava of ‘Anando Brahma’ fame. It has been speculated that Nayanthara and Radhika Apte were approached for the role of Vijayamma in the movie. Finally, makers roped in Ashrita Vemuganti for the role. The classical dancer appeared as Devasena’s Vadina in Baahubali 2. Suriya is rumoured to be playing YS Jagan’s role.