Ali and S.V.Krishna Reddy's super hit enterainer 'Yamaleela' has completed 20 years today (28.04.14) .
The film was released on 28th April, 1994 and went on to become the biggest hit in Ali's career as a hero. Indraja played the female lead in the movie. The comedy and the mother sentiment in the movie have attracted the audiences and the film was remade in Hindi as 'Taqdeerwala' with Victory Venkatesh and Raveena Tandon in the leads. The film was also remade in Tamil.
The performances of the cast, especially the lead artists, Kaikala Satyanaryana as Lord Yama and Brahmanandam as Chitra Gupta will be remembered forever.
A sequel to the film,'Yamaleela 2', has been launched recently with Satish and Diah Nicholas as the lead pair. Mohan Babu will play Lord Yama in 'Yamaleela 2' and Brahmanandam will play Chitra gupta.
Atchi Reddy, one of the producers of 'Yamaleela' and 'Yamaleela', has remembered about the former and said that many had warned him not to cast Ali as hero then, but they went forward believing in the story.
S.V.Krishna Reddy said that 'Yamaleela' is a special film in his career and it will be remembered by him forever.