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Nazriya to Make Telugu Debut Opposite Nani

Actor Nazriya Nazim Fahadh is set to make her Telugu debut alongside actor Nani in Vivek Athreya‘s next directorial venture, the makers of the untitled film announced on social media on Friday.

The film’s title will be released on November 21 and the trio will be working together for the first time.

Predominantly seen in the Malayalam and Tamil film industries, Nazriya wrote on Instagram:

So this one will be my first telugu film guys ❤️
Super excited for this one 😬with this amazing team !
Circle this date and tune in !!
Happy Diwali !

Telugu actor Nani took to social media to announce his 28th film and wrote:

This one ❤️
Curtain Raiser on November 21st :))
@nazriyafahadh 🤗


Calling the lead actors a ‘dream combo’ Vivek wrote on Instagram:

A dream combo on cards, Excited!!
This Diwali, we have a new addition to our Telugu film family, let’s welcome Nazriya Fahadh!!
The ladi has been lit for the CURTAIN RAISER and its going to blast on 21 November 2020.
Circle this date. And tune in!
Happy Diwali!

By the looks of the poster that features an airplane flying from a tagged location, the film is believed to be based on travel and culture. Produced by Mythri Movie Makers, information on the rest of the cast and final crew is awaited.


Nazriya who debuted in the 2006 Malayalam film Palunku, was last seen in the 2020 Malayalam film Trance. She also produced the 2020 computer screen film C U Soon that premiered on Amazon Prime Video.

Nani was last seen in Amazon Prime’s V. He is currently shooting for Tuck Jagadish with director Shiva Nirvana starring Ritu Varma, and Aishwarya Rajesh. He will also feature in Rahul Sankrityan‘s Shyam Singha Roy.