Young Hero Nikhil’s next is the official re-make of Kannada blockbuster film, ‘Kirik Party’. The actor will play a student leader in the movie and the actor needs to look hefty for which he gained heavy weight. Nikhil gained 12 kgs in two months and is targeting more to fit into the role perfectly. Buzz is that the makers are in talks with Rashmika Mandanna and Samyukta Hegde to reprise the same roles which they’ve played in the original film and hunt is on for the third actress. This will mark the Telugu debut of Samyukta Hegde.
Sharan Koppisetti is making his directional debut with this movie. Nikhil’s close friends and young directors – Chandoo Mondeti and Sudheer Varma are also part of the crew. Anil Sunkara will be bankrolling the project on his AK Entertainments Banner. The yet to be titled film is expected to go on floors later this month. The Young Hero’s last film, ‘Keshava’ did not perform on expected lines at the box-office. The actor who has become a synonym of variety films is on a look out for different scripts and is confident that ‘Kirik Party’ will fit the bill. Stay Tuned to MyFirstShow.com for exclusive updates of this remake project