Naayak (English: Leader ) is a 2013 Indian Telugu-language action film written by Akula Siva and directed by V. V. Vinayak . The film was jointly produced by DVV Danayya and S. Radhakrishna under the banner Universal Media. The film features Ram Charan , Kajal Aggarwal and Amala Paul in the lead roles. S. Thaman composed the film's music and background score. Chota K. Naidu was the cinematography and Gautham Raju was the film's editor.