Years ago, Vijay had acted in ‘Velayudham’, which is the Tamil remake of Telugu hit ‘Azad’ that had Nagarjuna Akkineni in the lead role. Well, now, the Tamil version of a film starring Nagarjuna has a Vijay connect.
Nagarjuna-starrer ‘Officer’ directed by Ram Gopal Varma, has been titled in Tamil as ‘Simtangaran’, a word made popular by Vijay though a song in his 2018 film ‘Sarkar’.
‘Officer’ is a 2018 Telugu action film produced and directed by Ram Gopal Varma on his R Company Production banner. The film stars Nagarjuna Akkineni in the lead role and music composed by Ravi Shankar.
The plot: Sivaji Rao is a Hyderabad-based IPS officer who is posted as an SIT officer in Mumbai to handle the case of a corrupted cop called Narayan Pasari. Sivaji successfully manages to arrest Pasari, but the latter uses his influence, comes out of jail, and joins back in his duty. This time, he becomes even more lethal and starts targeting Sivaji.