After playing a rustic gangster in his last release ‘Gaddalakonda Ganesh’ under the direction of Harish Shankar, Mega Prince Varun Tej is all set to play a boxer in his next untitled sports drama.Varun is currently busy trying to get into shape for this movie which is being directed by first time director Kiran Korrapati.
Now the latest reports suggest that Saiee Manjrekar, who has recently made her Bollywood debut with Salman Khan’s ‘Dabangg 3’, will reportedly make her Tollywood debut opposite Varun in this film.Saiee Manjrekar is the daughter of popular character actor Mahesh Manjrekar.
Kiara Advani was supposed to do the film earlier but she rejected project for some unknown reasons.
Vijay Sethupathi is in talks to play antagonist of the film.The shooting part is said to kick start on February 24th.Presented by Allu Arvind, Sandeep Mudda and Allu Bobby are jointly producing this film which has star music director SS.
Thaman composing the tunes while popular Cinematographer George.C.Williams will be handling the camera work.