Dil Raju ’s Gamble with Vijay
Kollywood superstar Ilayathalapathy Vijay is trying hard to establish himself in Telugu like his counterparts Suriya, Karthi and Vikram. Despite delivering a hit like Thuppakki, the actor is still a novice among Tollywood trade circles. In a bid to appease the Tollywood audience, the actor is making attempts to release his upcoming action drama Theri in Telugu. Renowned producer and distributor Dil Raju has reportedly snapped the Telugu remake rights of Theri for a fancy price. Directed by Atlee of Raja Rani fame, the film is poised to hit the screens on April 14 simultaneously in Telugu and Tamil. The first look poster and the title of the Telugu version will be announced in a week, says our source. Samantha Ruth Prabhu and Amy Jackson are playing the leading ladies in this film which also marks the debut of actress Meena’s daughter Nainika to the tinsel town.