As reported earlier, Hero Sai dharam Tej’s brother Vaishnav Tej is making his acting debut with Sukumar’s production venture, Uppena. This film is halfway through and it will hit screens sometime early next year.
Young actress Krithi Shetty is playing the female lead role. Versatile Tamil star Vijay Sethupathi is also part of this project and will play the role of leading lady Krithi Shetty’s father.
Sukumar’s former assistant director Buchi Babu Sana is helming megaphone. Tollywood Rock star Devi Sri Prasad is scoring music, and Shamdat Sainudeen is handling the cinematography
Mega Hero Vaishnav Tej who is making debut with Uppena has signed his next project. The second project of Vaishnav Tej is going to be under Nandini Reddy’s direction. Veteran producer Ashwini Dutt’s daughter Swapna Dutt, who produced Mahanati will bankroll this venture. Currently, pre-production works are going on and the project will hit floors in early next year.