Liger actor Vijay Deverakonda to star alongside Katrina Kaif in his next?
South actor Vijay Deverakonda is all set to make his Bollywood debut with Liger opposite Ananya Panday. He will play the role of a kick-boxer. As per a report in Times of India, the actor has signed his second Bollywood film as well. He will star opposite Katrina Kaif in the film.
As per sources, Vijay has a very strong character. The shooting will begin soon and the Arjun Reddy actor will join the movie after he wraps up the shoot of Liger. Well, nothing has been confirmed yet. If this news happens to be true, it would be great to watch the South superstar with Katrina.
Earlier, in an interview with Bollywood Life, Vijay Deverakonda had opened up on working in Liger. On working with Ananya, he said, “When I am next to Ananya, I don’t feel new. I feel like a senior since she’s just 22-year-old. When I am back home in Hyderabad I feel like a king. But when I am next to Ananya, I feel like I’m old.”
Talking about Liger, it is directed by Puri Jagannadh and bankrolled by Karan Johar, Charmme Kaur, Apoorva Mehta, Hiroo Yash Johar and Puri Jagannadh under Dharma Productions in collaboration with Puri Connects. Liger went on floors in January 2020. The movie also stars Ramya Krishnan and Ronit Roy in pivotal roles. Hollywood stunt choreographer Andy Long is taken on board to choreograph action sequences for the film.
It is slated to release on September 9, 2021, in five languages including, Tamil, Telugu, Hindi, Kannada, and Malayalam.
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