His movies are known for the lead character which Tollywood never saw before. Puri Jagannadh, the star director who delivered a perfect ‘iSmart’ hit took no time to get the next movie’s track. While all eyes were on Puri’s next hero, news that ‘Vijay Devarakonda turns a fighter for Puri’ filled the hearts of fans across the country. With the surprise success of ‘Arjun Reddy’ VD is now a pan-India star whose films have a dedicated following amongst cinephiles. It is to the known knowledge that Puri and his team shifted their den to Mumbai as the story is set to shoot their major portions in the film industry’s fav city. The team has also shared the pictures of the first-day shots with happy faces.
The sports drama is set to revolve around the struggling boxer for which VD has been undergoing hardcore training from almost 15 Bangkok trainers. While ‘Fighter’ was the rumoured title which is being used by the team members also, trusted sources from the direction department revealed that director Puri is not satisfied with the title and is in second thoughts. Rumours have it that Karan Johar, one of the producers is persuading Puri for a better and impactful title. Well! It is not that hard for the creative director who stuck the chord with many quirky titles so far to come up with a blockbuster title.