Tollywood
The Bollywood actor will be making his South Indian debut with ‘KGF 2’.

Tollywood star Nandamuri Balakrishna will soon be wrapping his upcoming film Ruler. Balayya will be playing dual roles in the film, that of a cop and a politician. KS Ravikumar is directing the film with the story penned by Paruchuri Murali and the rest of the technical crew will be Chirantan Bhatt for music and Ram Prasad for cinematography. Ruler is being produced by C Kalyan under his banner Happy Movies.

With this film almost ready to go into post-production mode, Balakrishna is getting ready to move on to his next venture. Tentatively referred to as NBK 106, it will be directed by Boyapati Srinu. Interestingly, this is the third time they are teaming up together.

An important update about NBK 106 is that talks have been initiated with the Bollywood star Sanjay Dutt to play the villain and he will soon be signing on the dotted lines. Incidentally, the actor is making his debut in Sandalwood with KGF 2 and is shooting for his portions in Hyderabad.

Both KGF and KGF 2 are directed by Prashanth Neel, who has also written the story, screenplay and dialogues. Vijay Kiragandur produced the project under his banner Hombale Films. The film has Yash playing the lead role and paired up opposite him is Srinidhi Shetty as the heroine. The rest of the star cast includes Achyuth Kumar, Nassar, Anant Nag and Vasishta N. Simha.

The technical team comprises music director Ravi Basrur, cinematographer Bhuvan Gowda, and art director Shivakumar. With KGF turning out to be a massive success in all the languages it was released, movie buffs are waiting for the sequel eagerly. Like the prequel, KGF 2 will also be dubbed and released in Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and Hindi.

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