Megastar Chiranjeevi has lined up the remake of the Malayalam hit movie ‘Lucifer’ after ‘Acharya’. This will be his 153rd movie. ‘Hanuman Junction’ fame Mohan Raja will direct this film while it is bankrolled by NV Prasad.
Many names including Priyamani and Ramya Krishna were considered for reprising the role of ‘Manju Warrier’ in Telugu. However, the news is rife that Nayanathara is finalized to play the crucial role of Chiranjeevi’s sister in the Telugu remake.
Sources say that Nayan also signed the movie allotting the dates. Earlier, she played Chiru’s wife inMegastar’s 151st movie ‘ Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy’.
Satya Dev will also play a key role in the movie while Megastar reprises Mohanlal. The official launch of this action political thriller will be launched in the next few days.
Presently, Chiranjeevi is busy shooting for Koratala Siva’s ‘Acharya’. So, the regular shoot of Lucifer remake will be commenced in March.