Chiranjeevi has a spree of upcoming films one of them which is the Telugu remake of Vedalam, to be helmed by Meher Ramesh of Billa fame. The cast of the Telugu remake has always been the news in tinsel town.
According to the latest speculations, National award-winning actress Keerthy Suresh has reportedly been roped in to play the role of Chiranjeevi’s sister in the Vedalam Telugu remake. In the Thala Ajith original Tamil film, Lakshmi Menon essayed the sister’s role of Thamizh and bagged applause from all quarters. Previously, Sai Pallavi’s name was in the rumours for this role but it looks like the makers have zeroed in on the Mahanati actress. However, there is no official confirmation on this news as of now.
Regarding the Telugu remake of Vedalam, a source told a leading portal that Chiranjeevi is impressed with the changes made to the original script to suit his image and regional sensibilities. He also reportedly gave a green signal to Meher Ramesh to begin the pre-production formalities.
Meanwhile, Chiranjeevi is currently busy with his upcoming film Acharya with director Koratala Siva. He will next work on the Telugu remake of Lucifer, which will be helmed by VV Vinayak. After this, he will reportedly begin shooting for the Vedalam Telugu remake.
Keerthy Suresh has a bunch of big-ticket Telugu films in her kitty. The actress is playing the leading lady in Mahesh Babu’s Sarkaru Vaari Paata, Rajinikanth’s Annaatthe and Nithiin’s Rang De. She is also playing the protagonist in Nagesh Kukunoor’s sports-drama Good Luck Sakhi. She is also looking forward to the release of Miss India on Netflix.