Junior NTR and Koratala Siva
Junior NTR and Koratala SivaTwitter/shreyasgroup

Director Koratala Siva's next venture, titled "Janatha Garage", went on floors Monday, Feb. 22, and Junior NTR , who will play the lead role in the film and is basking in the success of "Nannaku Prematho", will reportedly join shooting in the first week of March.

"Janatha Garage" was formally launched on Oct. 25, 2015. Now, reports suggest its regular shooting for the first schedule commenced in Ramoji Film City in Hyderabad from Monday. The film unit will later shoot in Madhapur for a day before moving to Saradhi Studios to complete the schedule. Art director AS Prakash has erected a special set at Saradhi Studios, which is attracting many visitors.

The film unit will begin the second schedule of "Janatha Garage" in Mumbai in March. 

Monday morning, IANS reporter Haricharan Pudipeddi tweeted: "Both #RamCharan and #NTR will join the sets of their respective films #ThaniOruvan remake and #JanathaGarage from March first week. (sic)"

Junior NTR will be seen romancing Samantha and Nithya Menen in "Janatha Garage", which features Malayalam Superstar Mohanlal in an important role. Sai Kumar, Brahmaji, Benarjee, Ajay, Sitara, Devayani and Gunaji form the supporting cast of the movie. Director Koratala Siva says "Janatha Garage" is an action entertainer that will show Junior NTR's new style and emotional side.

"I have known NTR since his 'Brindavanam' days, and he is a wonderful person. This is a very stylish and emotional action entertainer that will give NTR the kind of subject he deserves. He is a brilliant actor who can handle a range of emotions, and this script will do justice to his talent. We are aiming for a grand worldwide release on August 12", Film 70MM quoted Koratala Siva as saying.

"Janatha Garage" is produced by Naveen Yerneni, Y Ravi Shankar and Mohan under the banner Mythri Movies. "We are delighted to produce this film with a brilliant actor like NTR, and our director Koratala Siva has come up with a superb script. This is our second project with him after 'Srimanthudu', and this shows how happy we are with his work. This film will be a milestone in NTR's career after 'Simhadri'," the producers had said at the film's launch.