After the success of Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy, Megastar Chiranjeevi teamed up with director Koratala Siva
for his next film Acharya
. This film got done with half of its shoot. Currently, all works are on halt due to the coronavirus pandemic. Meanwhile, we now hear that the shoot of this film may resume on June 15 if the government gives permission.
Already, Chiranjeevi and a few other big wigs of Tollywood met Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao. The CM has assured them that the government will give support for the industry in resuming their shoots. According to the sources, the shoot will resume from the first week of June. Chiru is also planning to take Acharya back on floors on the 15th of June. In this new schedule, the makers will shoot two songs and an action sequence in Hyderabad. The makers are planning to complete the shoot soon and release the movie during Sankranthi 2021. More details on this schedule will be out once the industry gets permission from the government.
Acharya features Kajal Aggarwal
as the female lead. We hear that she will also join the sets from this schedule. Earlier, Trisha got signed up for this role. But, the Varsham actress backed out from the project citing creative differences. Ram Charan
is playing another important role in the movie. Acharya is being produced jointly by Ram Charan and Niranjan Reddy under their respective banners Konidela Production Company and Matinee Entertainments. Mani Sharma is composing the music for this film.