Akkineni Naga Chaitanya, who has is currently the focal point of South Indian cinema after he got married to actress Samantha Ruth Prabhu, will next team up with director Maruthi. Maruthi, who recently directed Mahanubhavudu with Sharwanand in the lead role, will be collaborating with Naga Chaitanya for the first time. The film is yet to be titled and is said to be romantic love story. The film will feature Anu Emmanuel as the leading lady, revealed director Maruthi.
“Akkineni heroes are known for romantic films. And my film with Chaitanya will be a full on love story. contrary to what has been written, it won’t deal with any post-marriage tussles of a couple. I have done horrors and my next film won’t have a hero who suffers from any disorder,” the director told a leading tabloid. The film will be directed by Sitara Entertainment.
Naga Chaitanya also has Savyasachi in pipeline which is being directed by Chandoo Mondeti. It is also being said that Tamil top actor R. Madhavan has been roped in for a key role in the film and will be sharing screen space with Naga Chaitanya for the first time. “The film’s director, Chandoo Mondeti, felt that a star actor from another industry will bring a fresh appeal to a significant role in the film. He felt Madhavan would bring authenticity and a glow to the great role. The rest of the modalities are being worked out,” a report in DC quoted a source.