Tollywood rowdy hero Vijay Devarakonda is all set to team up with dashing director Puri Jagannadh for an upcoming entertainer. The film will have boxing as its backdrop while Fighter is the title in consideration for the film. Vijay will undergo an extended training in martial arts under 15 professionals. The expectations are high, as this is Puri’s next film after blockbuster Ismart Shankar.
It is known that Puri is in search of a female lead for the film and trying to lock a Bollywood actress for the role. The latest we hear is that B-town beauty Ananya Panday to play the female lead in this film. An official confirmation is awaited on this. Puri, along with Charmmee Kaur, is bankrolling the venture under his PC Connects banner.