It is known news that young actor Kartikeya has essayed the role of Villain in Natural Star Nani starrer recently released movie Gang Leader, directed by Vikram K Kumar of 24, Manam and Hello fame and recently during an interview, he also expressed his desire to play the role of villain in movies. Now according to the latest buzz in the film industry, Kartikeya has been roped in an upcoming film Fighter starring the young actor Vijay Deverakonda to play the role of villain.
Now after Nani, Kartikeya is going to essay a villain in Vijay Deverakonda starrer Fighter, which is going to be directed by Puri Jagannadh of Ism and Ismart Shakar fame.
We have already reported that Bollywood producer and distributor Karan Johar managed to convince Sridevi’s daughter Janhvi Kapoor to star in Vijay Deverakonda starrer Fighter and the makers are ready to pay Rs 3.5 CRS for her remuneration. Now the sources revealed that RX 100 and Hippi fame Kartikeya will be locking horns with Vijay Devarakonda, in Fighter.
Vijay Deverakonda and Puri Jagannadh’s film is based on boxing backdrop and the villain too will be a boxer. It means Kartikeya will also be seen playing boxer in Vijay Devearkonda’s film Boxer.
There is also a strong buzz in the film industry that Kartikeya has also been roped in Ajith starrer revenge drama Valimai to play the villain. If the film clicks, then Kartikeya will be the most wanted actor in Tollywood and Kollywood both. Ajith starrer Valimai is bankrolled by Bollywood noted producer Bony Kapoor under the banner of Bayview Projects LLP in association with Zee Studios. Yuvan Shankar Raja is on the board to compose the music.
Kartikeya was last seen in romantic drama 90 ML, directed by Sekhar Reddy Yerra and bankrolled by Ashok Reddy Gummakonda under the banner of Kartikeya Creative works.