Uppena: Vaishnav Tej and Krithi Shetty open up on working with Vijay Sethupathi
Vaishnav Tej and Krithi Shetty’s Uppena released today (February 12). It is directed by debutant writer-director Bucchi Babu Sana. Vaishnav Tej and Krithi Shetty have made their debut with this romantic movie. The film also has Vijay Sethupathi who has played the antagonist. It has been getting positive response and fans are showering with praises and appreciation for Uppena.
In an interview with Pinkvilla Vaishnav Tej and Krithi Shetty opened up on working with Vijay Sethupathi. Vaishnav said that while shooting, Vijay gave a lot of small tips to him. He likes the way Vijay works.
Vaishnav said, “If he is not satisfied with the shot, he won’t go and check on the monitor but he will shoot is again in a different way. He is very kind and I feel lucky to spend time with him on sets.” While Krithi said, “When I met him, I was very afraid that I would not be able to deliver properly. But as soon as I joined the sets, he was very supportive and he gave me a lot of advice and he made me comfortable.”
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Backed by Mythri Movie Makers and Sukumar Writings, Uppena was announced in January 2019. It was scheduled to release in theatres on April 2, 2020, but was postponed due to the Coronavirus pandemic followed by the nationwide lockdown. Devi Sri Prasad has composed music for the film.
For the unversed, Vaishnav Tej is from the Mega family that includes megastar Chiranjeevi, Nagendra Babu, Allu Aravind, Allu Arjun and others. Chiranjeevi is Vaishnav’s maternal uncle. He is the younger brother of Sai Dharam Tej.