2017 was an important year for Mega actor Varun Tej, who had two releases, ‘Mister’ and ‘Fidaa’. Fidaa, directed by Sekhar Kammula, in which Premam and MCA fame Sai Pallavi played the female lead, was a refreshing change in the rom-com genre celebrated by critics and fans. Later Varun Tej came up with another romantic entertainer Tholi Prema, which also turned out hit at the box office.
Recently it was reported that Loafer and Kanche actor Varun Tej has joined hands with Sankalp Reddy for an upcoming film. Sankalp Reddy, an young filmmaker impressed everyone with his film, Ghazi, a war at sea film in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu, with Rana Daggubati as main lead.
The upcoming drama will be a complete space thriller and this is will be the first Telugu movie to be set in Space. Sankalp Reddy made Ghazi in restricted budget of 15 Cr and now, he is planning to make this sci-fi film in 25 Cr.
The sources say that Varun will be taking special training for the astronaut character in Bangkok and USA before the shoot begins. The film will have two heroines, but there will be no songs in it. A love story without songs and two actresses is something worth looking forward to. Currently the makers are busy in the hunt of two actresses. Gautamiputra Satakarni fame Krish who is currently busy in Manikarnika starring Kangana Ranuat, is overseeing the pre-production work as the film is being bankrolled by his home banner.