Akhil’s second film as actor will be launched on 14th January. The film, to be directed by 24 fame Vikram Kumar, will go on floors at Annapurna Studios in Hyderabad. The project is said to be a romantic drama for which Vikram has written the dialogues and screenplay.
The project is being produced through the Annapurna Studios banner, and will have cameo appearances by Nagarjuna, Amala Akkineni, and Nag Chaithanya, reports said. While the film was finalised six months ago, sufficient time was given for Vikram to get married, and for Akhil’s engagement with Shriya Bhupal.
Akhil made his acting debut with Akhil, a super-natural thriller. The movie released to tepid response at the box office. Vikram Kumar was roped in to direct the actor’s second, as he is a close friend of the family. Nagarjuna, Naga Chaithanya, Amala Akkineni, Akkineni Nageswara Rao acted in Manam (2014). The film became a blockbuster.