Dhruv starrer Varma is being helmed by National Award winning director Bala, who is known for his gritty stories. It is being produced by E4 Entertainment, known for films such as Ezra and Godha. The model Megha Choudhary is playing the female lead. The original Arjun Reddy has Vijay Devarkonda as the male lead with Shalini Pandey paired against him. Vijay Deverakonda played the role of a brilliant medical surgeon who becomes an alcoholic when he is not able to marry the love of his life. Arjun Reddy is also being remade in Hindi with Shahid Kapoor.
On the other side, it has come out that Sekar Kammula is planning to bring Dhruv Vikram in Telugu Film Industry. If ongoing buzz in media and film Industry is to be believed, Premam and Fidaa fame Sai Pallavi is going to share the screen with Dhruv Vikram in this Telugu film, which is said to be a dance film. The filmmakers are expected to make the announcement about the project next month.