It is known that Megastar Chiranjeevi has brought Meher Ramesh of Billa fame on the board to helm an upcoming Telugu film which is a remake of Tamil drama Vedalam. Now according to the latest report, the makers have locked the title Bhola Shankar for Chiranjeevi and Meher Ramesh’ film, which is bankrolled by AK and Creative Commercials banners. The official confirmation is awaited regarding the title Bhola Shankar. National award winning actress Keerthy Suresh is set to play Chiranjeevi’s sister in the upcoming Telugu remake of Vedalam, according to reports. The film revolve around the journey of a simpleton with a violent past. The actor’ bond with his Chellelu is an integral part of the plot.
Vedalam is directed by Siruthai’ Siva, and it featured Ajith Kumar in the lead and emerged as a big hit at the box office. Leshmi Menon played Ajith Kumar’ sister in the biggie while Shruti Haasan essayed the role of his love interest. The movie was a blockbuster at the box office and now it is being made in Tollywood.
On the otherside, currently Chiranjeevi is waiting for the release of Acharya, which is a big budget drama, and it is being directed by Koratala Siva and is bankrolled under the banner of Konidela productions.