Sunil's decision to shift from comedy did not yield positive results with several of his films turning out to be box office duds.

Actor Sunil to ditch hero role for next film return to comedyDigital Native
Flix Entertainment Thursday, January 04, 2018 - 16:33

Sunil, known for providing comic relief in several movies, donned the greasepaint to play a hero in quite a few films. However, his decision to shift from comedy did not yield positive results with several of his films turning out to be box office duds.

Taking stock of the situation and knowing well that he has to act fast to sustain his career in the film industry, Sunil has decided to revert to comedy. The comedian-turned-hero is reported to have said that he will soon be seen sharing the screen space with Jr NTR in his upcoming film that is to be directed by Trivikram Srinivas. The director is currently busy with the post-production of the Pawan Kalyan starrer Agnyaathavaasi, which is due for released on January 10 across the globe. Soon after this venture, he will be shifting his focus to the Jr NTR starrer. Details about the rest of the star cast and crew are expected to be out soon.

Meanwhile, Sunil’s fans are happy over his decision that he is staging a comeback and are hopeful that he will have a successful second innings. Sunil began his career in the Telugu film industry with some uncredited roles and went on to win several awards including the Nandi Award for Best Male Comedian for Nuvvu Nenu, Filmfare Award for Best Comedian - Telugu for Pedababu, Nandi Award for Best Male Comedian for Andhrudu. He had also won the Nandi Special Jury Award for Maryada Ramana.

His last release Ungarala Rambabu, which made it to the silver screens in September last year was a box office dud following which he reconsidered his decision to play a hero. With Sunil announcing that he will team up with Jr NTR, fans are eagerly waiting to see him in action as a comedian.

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