Posted on February 20, 2020, 12:34 PM IST
The actor who has immortalized the angry young lover 'Arjun Reddy' Vijay Devarakonda is one of the most sought-after celebrities of South film industry. His upcoming film with Puri Jagannadh is creating huge buzz even before the release. It will be a pan-India film which will be released in various languages including Hindi hence it'll mark the Bollywood debut of Vijay Devarakonda which makes the film more special for his fans. Earlier reports suggested that Janhvi Kapoor might bag the lead role opposite Vijay in the film. The makers have finally announced that Ananya Pandey will lead in the yet to be titled film.
The 'Pati Patni Aur Woh' actress took to her social media account and shared the good news with her fans. Ananya has shared few BTS pictures with her co-star Vijay Devarakonda. Welcoming Vijay to Bollywood, she posted the pictures on Instagram with the caption, "Happy, blessed and excited to be associated for a Pan-India film ❤ with our director @purijagannadh.. Producers @karanjohar @charmmekaur @apoorva1972 @DharmaMovies @PuriConnects #PCfilm Welcoming Mr. Deverakonda @TheDeverakonda to Bollywood ❤ #AnanyaPandayVijayDeverakonda”.
Ananya joined the shoot today and shared a bunch of photos with Vijay in a gym-like setting. Director cum producer Puri Jagannadh can be seen in the picture along with his production partner Charmme Kaur. Shooting is currently underway in Mumbai where the film unit is canning crucial scenes with the lead cast. The shoot is taking place in a massive set erected by art director Jonny.
The film will have cinematography handled by Vishnu Sarma. Kecha, who impressed with his work in several films including Puri's Iddarammayilatho, is the stunt master for the film.
The film, billed to be an actioner, is being produced jointly by Puri Jagannadh, Charmme Kaur, Karan Johar and Apoorva Mehta. The cast also includes Ramya Krishnan, Ronit Roy, Vishu Reddy, Aali, Makarand Desh Pandey and Getup Srinu.