It’s common knowledge by now that Akhil Akkineni is being launched by director VV Vinayak and his maiden movie has been christened after him, Akhil. The latest and interesting detail about the film is that the makers have erected total 8 sets for this high-budget flick without compromising. Akhil might be a newcomer, but it’s not quite easy to shoot with him in the outdoor locales and hence director Vinayak wanted to erected 8 sets for the film.
Noted Art director AS Prakash, who worked for films like Dookudu, Mirchi and Srimanthudu, is said to be the mastermind behind the eight sets. While few sets are being used for the songs involving Akhil and Sayesha Saigal, other sets are used for the talkie part including for the high-voltage action sequences. It’s heard that actor-turned-producer Nithiin too actively participating in the film’s shoot and leaving no stone unturned to look the film a grand one.
Already, the film’s first teaser released on the eve of Nagarjuna Akkineni’s birthday garnered many eye balls. Meanwhile, music jointly composed by SS Thaman and Anup Rubens is expected to be released on Sep 20th on the occassion of ANR’s 91st birth anniversary and the movie is likely to hit the screens on Oct 21st on Dasara eve.