Akhil Akkineni is taking measured steps to ensure the success of his second film. His debut film titled Akhil was made with a huge budget and as heavily promoted, however the film sank without a trace. He is currently working on his second film which is directed by Manam and 24 director Vikram Kumar.
The names of Alia Bhatt and Nivetha Thomas were considered for the female lead role. Reports now say that Kalyani – the daughter of noted director Priyadarshan and Lissy may have bagged the role. Official confirmation awaited.
The film has completed the first schedule and its said that shooting is stalled because they are yet to finalise lead heroine.