2017 has been a good year for producer Dil R​aju. He won the National Award for Shatamanam Bhavathi​. His following films – Nani’s Nenu ​Local, Allu Arjun’s DJ, Varun Tej’s Fidaa and the recently released Ravi Teja’s Raja the Great have all been hits. His next release will be Nani’s MCA which is expected to be a blockbuster as well

​With 2017 winding down, the producer has huge plans for 2018. He has already announced that he will bankroll Kamal Haasan’s Indian 2 and Mahesh Babu’s next with Vamsi Paidepally.

Reports now say that he will produce Nikhil’s next with Chandoo Mondeti. They earlier made the thriller Karthikeyan. The film will start rolling next year. Nikhil is currently filming the Telugu remake of Kirik Party and Chandoo is directing Naga Chiatanya’s Savyasachi​