Akkineni Naga Chaitanya is taking no break and is busy shooting for multiple films at the same time. His next film Venky Mama is currently in the last stages of its shoot. On the flip side, the Dhada actor is also shooting for an untitled project in the direction of Shekhar Kammula. Now, we hear that he has signed another film.
From the past few days, the tinsel town is telling that Chaitanya has signed a film under the direction of Parasuram of Geeta Govindham fame. This film will be a remake of recent Hindi hit Chhichhore. Nagarjuna will be bankrolling it under his banner Annapurna Studios. Apparently, trending actress Rashmika Mandanna got signed up as the leading lady in it.
This marks the first-time collaboration between Naga Chaitanya and Rashmika Mandanna. Meanwhile, the Chalo heroine has already worked with Parasuram for Geeta Govindham. The makers will officially announce all the details of the project very soon.
Directed by Nitesh Tiwari of Dangal fame, Chhichhore featured Sushanth Singh Rajput and Shraddha Kapoor in the lead roles. The film runs in the backdrop of an engineering college. The film which is high on comedy and emotions was a big hit at the box office.