Filmmaker sukumar of Nannaku Prematho and Rangasthalam fame is all set to produce his next film. According to reports, Sukumar will bankroll his former assistant director Srikanth's upcoming film starring Nani. He has reportedly agreed to co-produce the film. Sukumar has previously produced his assistants' films such as Darsakudu, Kumari 21F and Uppena. Sukumar has always looked out for his assistants' future career paths and made sure to do his best to help them navigate a cut throat industry.
The trio of Sukumar, Srikanth, and Nani are quite excited about the film. According to sources, Nani loved Director Srikanth's narration and decided to go ahead with the film. Thus, Sukumar too agreed to co-produce the MCA and Jersey starrer. Sukumar's home banner Sukumar Writings will produce the film.
On the work front, Sukumar's last directorial venture Rangasthalam was a massive box office hit. The Ram Charan and Samantha Akkineni starrer film received critical and popular praise. It was one of the most successful films of 2018. His now looking forward to directing Allu Arjun starrer Pushpa. The film also features actors Rashmika Mandanna, Vijay Sethupathi, Prakash Raj, and Jagapathi Babu in the leading roles. Nani is all set to appear in the film titled V. The action thriller also stars Sudheer Babu, Nivetha Thomas and Aditi Rao Hydari in the lead roles. He will also appear in the film Tuck Jagadish. Apart from Nani, the film also stars Ritu Varma and Aishwarya Rajesh in prominent roles.