12 Feb 2021: Ram Charan likely to play the lead in Shankar's next
Ram Charan, who is currently working on SS Rajamouli's next, is all set to be seen in director Shankar's upcoming film.
According to media reports, Shankar has already discussed the script with Charan and the actor has given his nod for the role.
However, an official confirmation on the same is yet to come.
Here are more details on this.
Details: The film is likely to go on floors in 2022
As reported by India Today, the movie is likely to go on floors in early 2022.
Trade analyst Kaushik LM today tweeted saying that Shankar is planning his next venture with the Telugu superstar.
Soon after the news broke on social media, it took the internet by storm with fans eagerly waiting for a confirmation from the actor.
Reactions: #RamCharan has been trending heavily on Twitter
Charan's fans have taken to Twitter to express their excitement about the said project.
Many have been tweeting with the hashtag "Make way for RC15."
A fan wrote, "Mega Power Star..with Shankar.. wow.. Shankar's first movie with Telugu hero.. goosebumps.. God, it must be a blockbuster please (sic)," while another tweeted, "The update will be revealed at today evening (sic)."
Fact: This is what we know about the movie so far
As per reports, the yet-untitled project will be bankrolled by producer Dil Raju. It will be released in five languages - Tamil, Telugu, Hindi, Kannada, and Malayalam. Meanwhile, sources have claimed that the official announcement will be made on February 14.
Other projects: Shankar currently working on 'Indian 2'
Shankar, who is known for directing popular movies such as Nayak, Enthiran, Sivaji: The Boss and others, is currently completing the shooting of his upcoming movie Indian 2.
Last year, the shooting of the movie was stopped due to a major accident on the sets.
Charan, on the other hand, is busy filming for the highly-anticipated RRR in Hyderabad.