Prasanth Varma is a new generation director who shot to fame with the critically acclaimed Awe! The movie script was completely different from the usual movies Tollywood churns out and it addresses mental health and multiple personality disorder. Prasanth Varma is back once again with another script which is a new concept and one which may resonate well with the Telugu audiences. The movie is reportedly based on the current Coronavirus pandemic which is spreading very rapidly all over the world.
Prasanth Varma titled the movie Zombie Reddy, a title which is sure to arouse curiosity and also which would get tongues wagging. Moreover, Zombie Reddy will also be the first Telugu zombie movie. Although movies based on zombies are popular in the West, India is slowly beginning to produce movies based on the zombie theme. Go Goa Gone, was India’s first mainstream zombie movie and went on to become a huge hit. The title for Prasanth Varma’s movie was revealed in a small motion video which was posted by Prasanth on his social media handles.
This time will entertain the hell out of you guys! 😈
— Prasanth Varma 5.0 (@PrasanthVarma) August 8, 2020
Previously, a motion poster was released which shows us a view of Kurnool Fort street from the mouth of a predator and people who lost their lives lying in the street. Prasanth Varma said the upcoming untitled movie correlates with Coronavirus and showcases how the virus spreads at an alarming rate across the globe and offers a glimpse into the worst case scenario. Movies about pandemics are not new with Hollywood already making Contagion, and the Malayalam movie Virus which was based on the Nipah virus outbreak.