Varun Tej will be seen in the Telugu remake of Tamil super hit “Jigarthanda” titled “Valmiki”. the movie is directed by Super hit director Harish Shankar, the actor is playing the male lead. Varun Tej who scored success with recent blockbuster “F2” is now selecting scripts with different concepts.
“Valmiki” will start its shoot from April 16th, where the first schedule is planned to be shot in Hyderabad in combination with other known artists. The movie is produced by Ram Achanta and Gopi Achanta under 14 reels banner, where Devi Sri Prasad gives the background score. Varun Tej is also collaborating with debutant director Kiran Korrapati for a movie with sports backdrop where the hero will be playing the role of a boxer for which he is under going training session in US.