We had recently reported that a Telugu remake of the hit Malayalam film Android Kunjappan Vr 5.25 is in the works, with sources claiming lead actor Mohan Babu is set to step into Suraj Venjaramoodu’s shoes. Mohan Babu’s son and actor Vishnu Manchu has officially confirmed the development.
In a recent interaction with this follower on the micro-blogging site Twitter, when asked about truth in development, the actor replied with a “Yes”.
The 2019 Malayalam film was directed by Ratheesh Balakrishna Poduval was a commercial and critical success. The film also inspired a Tamil remake, titled Koogle Kuttappastarring KS Ravikumar in the lead role.
Apart from Mohan Babu, cast and crew details for the Telugu remake remain under wraps and are expected to be announced shortly. It is, however, speculated that the film will be Mohan Babu’s home production, like his recent films, Gayathri and Son of India.
Meanwhile, Vishnu should be seen next in Ginawith Sunny Leone and Payal Rajput.