Actor Hrishikesh is all set to step into Tollywood now. He has been seen earlier in 2014 in the film Velai Illa Pattadhari which had Dhanush as the male lead. He has also worked in the sequel of that film and in other movies like Rum and VIP 2.
The Tollywood flick in which Hrishikesh will debut is a Tamil-Telugu bilingual.
He confirmed the news recently in an interview. The actor has informed that the filming will be started in November. Filming will commence in Hyderabad and Ooty.
Hrishikesh who is closely related with Kollywood superstar Dhanush and Music composer Anirudh Ravichander told that this film will give different thrills to the viewers. After watching him in a music video, director Subbu Vedula approached him, added Hrishikesh.
The actor is preparing himself for the movie now. He shared that he is giving his full time towards making himself physically fit. He has to put on some weight for his role in this Tollywood movie. The film will be produced under the banner of Pruthvi Creations by the producer AVR Swamy.
Another film of Hrishikesh titled Unarvugal Thodarkadai is in post-production stage. The movie may release online. It is a romance drama by Balu Sharma. Sherlin Seth, Miss India Tamil Nadu 2017, is playing the female lead role.
RJ Ajai will be seen in a pivotal role in the film. The music is being composed by Amin Mirza. Few months ago, Dhanush released the first single track of the movie sung by Gowtham Bharadwaj. Karthik, the role essayed by Hrishikesh, is an employee of a wealth management start-up.
Apart from these projects, He will also act in the film Rum 2.