The pre-production of this film is on and the shooting will begin in January next year.

Vijay Devarakonda and Puri Jagannadhs film titled Fighter
Flix Saturday, August 24, 2019 - 15:03

After the success of iSmart Shankar Director Puri Jagannadh had announced of his next film with Vijay Deverakonda . We have now learnt that the film's name has been titled Fighter. Sources in the know say that Fighter is being planned out as a complete mass entertainer. The pre-production of this film is on and the shooting will begin in January next year. The rest of the star cast and crew of this film will be announced soon officially, said sources. Fighter will be bankrolled jointly by Puri Jagannadh and Charmee. Their previous outing, iSmart Shankar, which was released last month, turned out to be a massive success.

Meanwhile, reports have emerged that producer Boney Kapoor and late actor Sri Devi’s daughter Jhanvi Kapoor might be roped in to play the female lead. It may be noted here that Jhanvi had earlier told in an interview last year that she would prefer to share the screen space with Vijay Deverakonda if given a chance. However, the final call on this will be taken after the final script is ready. 

iSmart Shankar, starring Ram Pothineni, Nabha Natesh and Nidhhi Agerwal, hit  theatreson July 18th. The film had Brahmanandam, Rao Ramesh, Tanikella Bharani, Pavithra Lokesh among others in supporting roles. Mani Sharma had composed music for this flick with Raj Thota cranking the camera and Junaid Siddiqui in charge of the editing. Shaik Jonny is the art director of iSmart Shankar with stunts choreographed by Real Satheesh.

Vijay Devarakonda is currently busy acting in Kranthi Madhav’s untitled film. The film has Catherine Tresa playing the female lead. KS Rama Rao is bankrolling it under his banner. On the film’s storyline, we hear that it is a romantic tale that will be based on some real-life incidents.

The star also has the Anand Annamalai directorial in his kitty. Reports are that it is a sport's musical and has been titled, Hero. In this movie, Vijay Deverakonda will be playing a professional biker and will be undergoing rigorous training for the role. Vijay Deverakonda is expected to join Puri Jagannadh’s film after completing these two projects on hands.

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