Vijay Deverakonda undergoes extreme training for Fighter!

Vijay Deverakonda who has been cast in for Puri Jagannadh’s action-entertainer Fighter, is taking measures for the movie. The actor is undergoing intense training in mixed martial arts in Thailand for his role in the film. Read on to know more!
Written By Khushi S Koppad | Updated: January 15, 2020 19:47 IST
Vijay Deverakonda undergoes extreme training for Fighter!

Vijay Deverakonda has amazing performances in movies like Arjun Reddy, Dear Comrade, Mahanati, etc to his credit. The actor is well known for his amazing acting techniques and his dedication to his work. Vijay is amongst the rare actors in the film industry who does not hesitate from walking the extra mile for his roles. The actor always managed to leave his fans in awe and is once again putting in some extra efforts for his upcoming movie Fighter.

According to recent reports, Vijay Deverakonda is undergoing intensive training in Thailand for this Puri Jagannadh directorial. He is also learning mixed martial arts for his role in the movie which says to have filled with action sequences. Vijay, who has always won hearts with his roles of a lover or a temperamental man had seen doing an out-and-out action-packed character for the first time on the big screen. Additionally, the Arjun Reddy star will also be working on his physique for the movie as he will reportedly be sporting six packs abs in Fighter.
Interestingly, we can see Vijay playing the role of a stutter in the movie and will reportedly pursue a romantic interest in Ananya Panday for the first time. “They needed a fresh pairing and plan to release the film pan-India in several languages. They approached Ananya for the film and she really liked the concept. It's a fresh love-story which is loaded with action,” a source stated. Reports also speculate that Fighter is likely to hit the screens next week on 20th January and will be shot in Mumbai for the most part.
Meanwhile, we can also see Vijay in Kranthi Madhav directorial World Famous Lover along with Raashi Khanna, Aishwarya Rajesh, Catherine Tresa and Izabelle Leite in pivotal roles. The romantic drama schedules to hit the screens on Valentine’s Day this year.