As the trend of biopics has overtaken all the genres of Telugu cinema. Balakrishna teamed up with star director Krish for a prestigious biopic on the life of his father NTR. The biopic is made as a two-part franchise: NTR Kathanayakudu and NTR Mahanayakudu. The first part despite positive WoM failed to mint gold at the box office. NTR Mahanayakudu showcasing the political journey of NTR got released on Feb 22. The film opened registered low numbers on its day 1 and the collections had a continuous drop from day 2. By the end of Feb 27, the film collected $1,999 from 56 USA locations with a per-location average of $36 at the US box office. The total gross of the film at the US box office stands at $211,662.