The latest buzz in Tollywood is that, megastar Chiranjeevi would play the lead role in the Telugu remake of Malayalam blockbuster ‘Lucifer’.
The rights have been bought by Chiranjeevi’s son Ram Charan, it is to be noted. Director Parasuram is being considered for this project, which will be made on a mega budget.
‘Lucifer’ is a 2019 Malayalam action film directed by Prithviraj Sukumaran and written by Murali Gopy. Produced by Antony Perumbavoor through the production house Aashirvad Cinemas, the film marks Prithviraj’s directorial debut and features Mohanlal in the lead role, alongside a supporting cast including Vivek Oberoi (in his Malayalam debut), Manju Warrier, Tovino Thomas, Indrajith Sukumaran, Saniya Iyappan, Saikumar, Kalabhavan Shajohn, Nyla Usha, and Prithviraj Sukumaran in an extended cameo role.
Deepak Dev composed the music for the film, and the cinematography was handled by Sujith Vaassudev. ‘Lucifer’ was released in theatres worldwide on 28 March 2019. It was also dubbed and released in Tamil and Telugu. The film performed well at the box office.