Akhil’s first film also titled Akhil was a washout. The actor took two years to decide on his next film. Father Nagarjuna did not want to take any chances with his next film and decided to produce the flick. He roped in Manam director Vikram Kumar for Akhil’s second film.

The film is titled Hello and marks the debut of director Priyadarshan’s daughter Kalyani in Tollywood. The film’s teaser is out and has crossed ​ 2.5 million views. Akhil is seen doing cool stunts and action sequences. The story seems to be an action filled romance and a quest for one’s soul mate. In true Vikram Kumar fashion, the film will have unexpected twists and plots

Hello releases on December 22.