RRR or Rise Roar Revolt is an Indian movie directed by SS Rajamouli. The movie received overwhelmingly positive reviews from fans. RRR Bollywood reaction is worth noting too, given there are apprehensions about Bollywood’s so-called superstars. The response from box office was so huge that RRR is already eyeing 600+ crores worldwide from the first weekend.
Although the story is fictional, RRR movie is based on 2 real-life Indian freedom fighters and their struggle for independence. The movie is smartly made and the freedom fighters shown in song at the end of movie are well placed, representing almost entire India. If you are also curious and history buff, wanting to know the freedom fighters shown in the song of RRR movie, read till the end.
How Many Freedom Fighters Shown in RRR Movie Song
As said earlier, the freedom fighters mostly cover all of India. There are a total of 8 freedom fighters shown in RRR movie. The list of freedom fighters list is made according to chronological order of their appearance in the song.
Subhash Chandra Bose (Representing Bengal, Odisha and East India)
SC Bose is the first freedom fighter to feature in RRR movie Sholay song. Check out the below video to know exactly where Subhash Chandra Bose is shown.
Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel (Representing Gujarat)
Sardar Patel is shown 2nd on the list of freedom fighters in Sholay song. Play the below video to see Sardar Patel in Sholay or Etthara Jenda song.
Kittur Rani Chennamma (Representing Karnataka)
Being shown 3rd in the list, Rani Kittur Chennamma is the only female in this list. Below is the video showing her presence in Sholay video song.
V.O. Chidambaram Pillai (Representating Tamil Nadu)
V.O. Chidambaram Pillai is the last freedom fighter in the first stanza of Sholay song. Below is the video showing V.O. Chidambaram in Sholay song.
Bhagat Singh (Representing Punjab and North Regions)
In the second stanza, Bhagat Singh is shown at the very beginning. If you have seen the video, there is very acute chance that you would have missed it.
Tanguturi Prakasam Pantulu (Representating Andhra Pradesh and Telangana)
Featuring 6th on this list is Tanguturi Prakasam from Andhra and Telangana regions of India. Check out below video to get a glimpse of this freedom fighter.
Varma Pazhassi Raja (Representing Kerala)
Also known as the Lion of Kerala, Pazhassi Raja is second to last in this list. Play the below video to catch the warrior prince from Kerala.
Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj (Representing Western, Southern and Central India)
Honestly, I was thinking as to why there has been no one representing Maharashtra and the surrounding regions. The wait was worth it. Now it seems the freedom fighters are getting the honor and respect that they deserve.
If you look closely, all the freedom fighters are given a good 3 seconds of screen time. So these were the 8 freedom fighters shown in RRR movie Sholay song. Although these freedom fighters represent the entire of India, as a part of the information, we have also mentioned their home state.
Without skipping any freedom fighters shown in the RRR movie song, we have placed them all in this article.