It is known news that Venkatesh Daggubati is on the board to play the lead role in an upcoming crime drama, which is remake of Tamil film Asuran. SVSC director Srikanth Addala, who’s known for his soft, light-hearted family entertainers, is on the board to direct the remake. The sources say that Venkatesh is spending most of the time monitoring the script work currently. Venkatesh has also suggested several changes in the script. Currently Srikanth Addala is busy in the script work and the regular shoot is expected to commence from Post Sankranthi.
The reliable sources have confirmed that Shriya Saran has been signed to play Venkatesh’s wife in Asuran remake. Shriya will reprise Manju Warrier’s role from the original. Meanwhile, Venkatesh awaits the release of his upcoming film Venky Mama, directed by KS Ravindra alias Bobby,which also stars his nephew Akkineni Naga Chaitanya.