Tollywood megastar Chiranjeevi has been making headlines all across for his much anticipated Acharya, which is put on a halt due to lockdown. Apart from Acharya, the veteran actor has also been in news for his next which will be Telugu remake of Malayalam blockbuster hit Lucifer.
The Telugu remake of Lucifer which will be helmed by Saaho maker Sujeeth is yet to go on floors. Following the huge success of the original which had Malayalam superstar Mohanlal in the titular role, the expectations are quite high from the remake which will have Chiranjeevi reprising former’s character.
The latest buzz that has been doing rounds is, Bollywood superstar Salman Khan being approached for Lucifer remake for an important role. As per a report from Tollywood.net, Salman Khan may reprise Prithviraj Sukumaran’s character from the original.
However, nothing yet has been confirmed yet. An official announcement regarding the same is yet to be made by the makers.
Suppose if everything falls in place, then it will be no less than a treat for fans of Salman and Chiranjeevi. Both actors have been good friends with each other for the past many years. The duo shares great rapport and mutual understanding.
Talking about Lucifer, the original which released in 2019 had set cash registers ringing at the box office. The Mohanlal starrer was one of the highest grosser in Mollywood last year. The film was helmed by none other than Prithviraj Sukumaran.
The Telugu remake rights of the film have been attained by Chiranjeevi’s son Ram Charan’s production house, Konidela Production Company.