Makers reveal the reason behind the postponement of ‘Virupaksha’ teaser
Mega hero Sai Dharam Tej’s much-awaited film, Virupaksha, has already created a lot of buzz with its first-look poster and BTS video. Today on March 1, the teaser was to be launched by his uncle, Power Star Pawan Kalyan but due to an unfortunate turn of events, the teaser release date has been postponed.
Taking to social media, the makers announced the teaser release has been postponed due to the sudden demise of Ravuri Pandu Garu, the President of Mega Fan and Sai Dharam Tej Fans.
Check out the tweet:
Touted to be a mystical thriller, the plot of the film is apparently based on real events that happened in a forest area in the 1990s. The film stars Samyuktha Menon as the female lead while Sukumar is handling the screenplay and penning the dialogues. Anjaneesh Loknath (of Kantara fame) has been roped in to compose the tunes for SDT’s next. Bankrolled by BVSN Prasad under his banner Sri Venkateswara Cine Chitra the film will hit the big screens on April 12, 2023.
Recently, the makers released a BTS featuring the lead actor shooting for a risky bike sequence. Director Karthik Dandu and DOP Shamdat were all praises for SDT as he performed dangerous stunts where he had to race down a narrow lane on a bike at the speed of 100 Km/hour. The actor who met with a fatal bike accident just before filming for ‘Virupaksha’ chose to perform the stunt himself as he wanted to overcome his fears.
Sharing the video, the makes wrote, ''#CourageOverFear Here's how our Supreme Hero @IamSaiDharamTej surprised and won our hearts for a risky bike sequence in #Virupaksha with his fearlessness.'
Check out the video here:
Updated date: Wednesday, 01 Mar 2023 - 1:20 PM