Varun Tej who is basking in the success of F2 released on Pongal this year is teamed up with director Harish Shankar for a Gangster drama. The flick is a remake of Tamil cult film Jigarthanda in which the Mega Prince Varun will be stepping into the Bobby Simha's shoe.
The film is in the last leg of its shoot and is slated for September 13 release. Meanwhile, Varun Tej announced the teaser release date through his Twitter handle, tweeting, “The madness begins in two days! Stay tuned for #ValmikiTeaser.”
As per the latest information, the teaser is scheduled to be released on the occasion of Independence Day i.e August 15.
Bankrolled by Ram Achanta and Gopichand Achanta under 14 Reels Plus banners, Pooja Hegde and Mrinalini Ravi are the female leads in this mass action entertainer while Mickey J Meyer is composing the tunes.
It is high time for Harish Shankar to prove his mettle as a director with the film.
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