Vijay Devarakonda turns Fighter

Actor Ananya Panday has boarded the cast of director Puri Jagannadh’s pan-India feature, also starring Vijay Devarakonda. Tentatively titled Fighter, the film is being simultaneously shot in Telugu and Hindi.

Couldn’t be more excited to join a pan-India film.

”Thank you @purijagan, for this opportunity! Looking forward to a super fun time on the set,” Panday wrote on Twitter.

”Ananya, And we warmly welcome you to the Telugu, Tamil, Kannada and Malayalam industries,” tweeted Devarakonda.

The movie will be presented by Dharma Productions’ Karan Johar and Apoorva Mehta. The film will also be dubbed in other south Indian languages.

The project marks the first collaboration between Deverakonda and Jagannadh, who is best known for films such as Mahesh Babu-starrer Pokkiri and Amitabh Bachchan-fronted Bbudadh… Hoga Terra Baap.

NT Bureau