Vijay Deverakonda is in purple patch with a string of film offers post the success of Arjun Reddy and Geetha Govindam. He is the go to guy in Tollywood who has catapulted a massive crowd in a short span of time. The buzz is that Vijay has been roped in YSR’s biopic to play the role of YS Jagan Mohan Reddy. With Vijay on board, the biopic sure gets a big push with the craze he has among the youth. We are tet to get an official confirmation, while is it speculated that Arjun Reddy star is being given a fat-cheque.
Vijay Deverakonda To Play YS Jagan?
Well, if Vijay comes on board then it would be his second time to play a politician as his bilingual NOTA also has a political backdrop. NOTA is directed by Anand Shankar of Iru Mugan fame which has Mehreen Pirzada in the lead actress. Yatra is directed by Mahi V Raghav of ‘Anando Brahma’ fame and is slated to hit the screens on December 21, coinciding YS Jagan’s birthday.
Meanwhile, sources in the know say that filmmaker Puri Jagan has penned a script for Vijay. He is so keen to cast Vijay that the director has kept the script of his son Akash’s film aside, says the source.