Sunil Shetty is getting ready to make his Telugu debut with Varun Tej starrer upcoming sports drama. Directed by Kiran Korrapati, a former assistant of Sreenu Vaitla, the film shows Varun Tej playing the role of a professional boxer. The sources say that recently the makers met Sunil Shetty and discussed the project. Sunil Shetty is very impressed with the narration and is willing to come on the board. If he gives his green signal, he will be seen playing a crucial role in Varun Tej starrer.
Sunil Shetty is also making his Kannada debut with Pailwan in which Kichcha Sudeep is playing the lead role. He will also be seen playing a crucial role in Malayalam Superstar Mohanlal starrer Marakkar: The Lion of the Arabian Sea, which is being directed by Priyadarshan.