We all know that Karan Johar has taken a shine to Telugu superstar Vijay Deverakonda. The Dharma helmer purchased the remake rights of Vijay’s previous release Dear Comrade but decided to postpone the remake plans when it under-performed at the boxoffice.
We now hear that Karan is negotiating the remake rights of the new Vijay Deverakonda starrer World Famous Lover which opened on Friday Valentine’s Day. The film has opened to mixed reports. It has impressed Johar enough to put his money into a remake
In the meanwhile Deverakonda with Johar’s solid backing , prepares to make his debut in the Hindi-Telugu bi-lingual action film Fighter. This would not only be Deverakonda’s Hindi remake but also his first full-fledged action film.
When asked about his initiation into the world of kicks and grunts Vijay Deverekonda says, “For now I am done with love stories and the exploration of the man-woman relationship. It’s time for some action.”