Is Jagapathi Babu part of Akhil Akkineni's new film?

By - August 09, 2017 - 12:35 AM IST

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Yes, the actor himself hinted that he will appear in an important role in Akhil-Vikram Kumar's film. His latest announcement at the promotional event of Jaya Janaki Nayaka, wherein he played an important role, said he is excited to essay the role he's offered for Akhil-2. This definitely adds another marquee name to the film's cast.
After making a remarkable comeback with Legend, he's pushed his career to a new level and since then, Jaggu Bhai is flooded with umpteen offers in Telugu, Tamil & Malayalam as well. Superstar Mahesh Babu's Srimanthudu, Jr NTR's Nannaku Prematho, Chay's Rarandoi Veduka Chudam are few among them. And now, he will be part of share screen with Akkineni's third generation actor- Akhil. 
The untitled Vikram Kumar's directorial will see Jagapathi Babu in another interesting role. Revealing about it, he said - 'I'm sure that role will sit in your minds for a longer period.' However, it is not known whether Jaggu Bhai will be the main villain of this film or he would just be doing a prominent role. The senior actor's career path looks very intriguing right!
Earlier, there were several rumours that the Akhil's film was halted and being reshot, but none have been proved right. Akhil's father Nagarjuna is bankrolling it under Annapurna Productions banner.