The much-loved Trivikram Srinivas is arguably one of the most popular and sought-after directors in the Telugu film industry today. Sometime ago, it was reported that he would soon be teaming up with actor Venkatesh for a film that would be produced by S Radhakrishna. And, as expected, this created quite a buzz amongst fans. Now, it seems that the film in question could be the official Telugu remake of the Bollywood hit ‘Jolly LLB 2’. According to a leading news agency, Trivikram Srinivas had been roped in to direct the Telugu remake of the Akshay Kumar starrer. And, as it so happens, the Tollywood remake will feature a senior star in the lead. While the report has not named the star in question things do indeed seem to ber pointing in that direction.
Confirming that Trivikram Srinivas will indeed helm the remake, a source said that only a director of his calibre can do justice to the remake.
“The producer has already bought the rights of this hit Hindi film that stars Akshay Kumar. The film has some powerful dialogues and only Trivikram can justify it for the Telugu version,” added the source.
Well, this is some major news and is bound to create a buzz amongst fans.
On a related note, Trivikram Srinivas is currently gearing up for the release of ‘Agnyaathavaasi’. An Anirudh Ravichander musical, it features Pawan Kalyan-Keerthy Suresh in the lead and will hit screens this Sankranthi. At its audio launch, the director had said that it took PK just two minutes to give the nod to ‘Agnyaathavaasi’.
“He was in Italy when I called him to pitch the story. Two minutes into the narration, he stopped me and said let’s do this film.” he had added,
After ‘Agnyaathavaasi’ hits screens, he will begin work on his film with Jr NTR. All in all, Trivikram Srinivas’ fans have plenty to look forward to in the days to come.