Ever since it was announced that Ram Charan will play the protagonist in the official remake of Tamil blockbuster Thani Oruvan, they has been a lot buzz on who will play the antagonist character. A number of names have been heard for the role and none of them was officially confirmed.
According to an exclusive update, Aravind Swamy, who played the role in the Tamil version, has been confirmed for the villain's role in the Telugu version as well. Reportedly, Aravind Swamy was offered a whopping 5 Crore rupess for the role and he has given the nod to play the role. Surender Reddy will direct the film and Allu Aravind will jointly produce the film with DVV Danayya. The female lead and the remaining cast are yet to be confirmed.
The pre production work is currently going on and the regular shooting will commence from February next year.