Tollywood megastar Chiranjeevi is on cloud nine following the success of his latest release Sye Ra Narasimha Reddy. The latest news related to the actor that has been doing rounds all over the Internet is, Chiranjeevi who has bagged the remake rights of Mollywood actor-director Prithviraj Sukumaran’s superhit Malayalam directorial venture Lucifer, has roped in filmmaker Sukumar for helm the Telugu remake.
However, an official confirmation related to the same is yet to be made by the actor and the filmmaker.
Talking about Lucifer, the original had Mollywood star Mohanlal in lead along with Vivek Oberoi, Manju Warrier, Tovino Thomas among others in pivotal roles.
The film which released early this year garnered positive responses from viewers and also had collected a whopping 150 plus crores at box office.
About Chiranjeevi, the actor is currently all busy preparing for his role in Kortala Siva’s directorial which has been tentatively titled as #Chiru152 by fans. The yet-to-be-titled film was launched on auspicious occasion of Dusshera last week and will be produced by Chiranjeevi’s son Ram Charan under his production house Konidela Production Company.
The Chiranjeevi starrer is slated to go on floors post-Diwali.
Talking about Sukumar, the filmmaker will soon kickstart his next directorial venture starring Stylish Star aka Allu Arjun. The film which has been tentatively titled #AA20 will have Dear Comrade actress Rashmika Mandanna in lead. The film will be based on the backdrop of Sandalwood mafia.