Vastavam web: Varun Tej and Harish Shankar film Lunch date lockedVarun Tej who is currently enjoying the success of his recent offering F2 Fun and Frustration, will be next seen in Harish Shankar’s directorial venture, the remake of Tamil Superhit film Jigarthanda. According to the latest update, the upcoming film of Varun Tej will be launched on 27th January with Pooja ceremony. While Siddharth and Bobby Simha have acted in the original Tamil film, Varun Tej is enacting Bobby Simha’s role in the Telugu version.
Rashmika Mandanna, who made her Telugu debut with Naga Shaurya starrer Chalo and was also seen in Vijay Deverakonda starrer Geetha Govindam has already been roped in for the female lead. Harish Shankar finalized this remake since he found the script interesting and appealing to the Telugu audience. To be bankrolled on the 14 Reels Plus banner by Ram Achanta and Gopi Achanta, the film is touted to be an action entertainer.