The Telugu remake of 96 has been in news for a long time. The Sharwanand and Samantha Akkineni starrer are directed by Prem Kumar, who directed the Tamil version too. Tamil version has Vijay Sethupathi and Trisha Krishnan in lead roles and music is composed by Govind Vasantha Menon. The same youngster has been roped in to compose music for the Telugu version too. The film is being produced by Dil Raju under Sri Venkateswara Creations.
The film has been wrapped up already and it is expected to release on February 14, 2020, on the occasion of Valentine’s Day. However, an official confirmation is awaited. A month ago, Samantha penned down a heartfelt note upon the completion of 96 shoots and shared it on her social handles. She wrote “And it’s a wrap!! Another special film and a role that has challenged me to be better than I was yesterday .. blessed to work with a team that manages to create magic every day.. Thankyou @premkumardop and #sharwanand for being my dream team .. #Janu ... living my best life ...grateful always
And its a wrap !! Another special film and a role that has challenged me to be better than I was yesterday.. Thankyou to my director Prem and costar Sharwanand for being a dream team ? #Janu .. living my best life . Grateful always . pic.twitter.com/YdQdjDUa5p— Samantha Akkineni (@Samanthaprabhu2) October 13, 2019