Rana Daggubati undoubtedly has some prestigious projects on hands and now he has bagged another offer. Reports suggest that ace director Bala has signed him up for his next. Touted to be a period movie, it will go on the floors during mid-2018.
The star, who rose to stardom with Baahubali and has acted in a couple of Bollywood flicks, is a sensation among the film buffs. He has had a successful year with his films, The Ghazi Attack, Baahubali: the Conclusion and Nene Raju Nene Mantri having a good run at the box office. And Rana is extremely busy with projects in various languages. While his next release Madai Thiranthu / 1945, a bilingual being directed by Sathya Siva of Kazhugu fame is progressing at a breakneck speed, he has also signed up a Malayalam movie Anizham Thirunaal Marthanda Varma, which will be directed by K Madhu. Apart from this, he will also be seen playing a pivotal role in the Gautham Menon directorial Enai Nokki Paayum Thotta, which has Dhanush as the hero.
In the meantime, Bala would be wrapping up Naachiyar, which has Jyothika as the main lead and the Tamil remake of the Telugu movie Arjun Reddy, which is titled Varma. This film will mark the debut of veteran actor Vikram’s son Dhruv in the Tamil film industry. And it goes without saying that he will be reprising the role done by Vijay Devarakonda in the original.The groundwork to take it on the floors has begun. Interestingly, this would be Bala’s first ever remake in his long and illustrious career.
With Bala and Rana Daggubati coming together for a project, movie buffs are waiting eagerly for more details about it. Well, let’s wait for an official word on the rest of the star cast and crew.