The first look of the Telugu flick Next Enti is out and it looks to be a breezy romantic entertainer. Directed by Kunal Kohli, the film is bankrolled by Sachin Joshi. This film will be the Bollywood director’s maiden venture in the Telugu film industry.
The first look poster was released on social media by Rana Daggubati. alongside the first look poster, the actor wrote:
Director Kunal tweeted to thank Rana and said, “Yes Rana, thank you for sharing this. Here’s the poster of #NextEnti for all of you.”
The movie stars Tammannah, Sundeep Kishan and Navdeep in the lead roles. Next Enti is based on the Hindi flick Hum Tum. Incidentally, Hum Tum was based on the American rom-com When Harry Met Sally.
The Hindi version of the film, which released in 2004, starred Saif Ali Khan and Rani Mukerji as the lead pair with Kirron Kher, Rati Agnihotri and Rishi Kapoor in supporting roles. Hum Tum fetched Saif Ali Khan the National Film Award for Best Actor in the year 2005. It also won several Filmfare Awards including the Best Director for Kunal Kohli, Best Actress - Rani Mukerji, Best Performance in a Comic Role -Saif Ali Khan, Best Female Playback Singer - Alka Yagnik and Best Scene of the Year.
The shooting of Next Enti began several months ago with a major portion of it shot in London. The title of the film was revealed on November 8 to coincide with the Diwali festival. It is in the final stages of production with the release date set for in December. The exact date is expected to be revealed soon.
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