The acclaimed Malayalam movie ‘Kappela’ is being remade in Telugu by producer Suryadevara Nagavamsi of ‘Jersey’ fame. Sithara Entertainments today launched the film. The event was attended by Trivikram Srinivas, a partner of producer Chinababu of Haarika & Hassine Creations (the sister concern of Sithara).
The makers revealed that ‘Guntur Talkies’ actor Siddhu Jonnalagadda will be its hero. Kollywood actor Arjun Das will be seen in a pivotal role in this village-based drama, which will go on the floors sometime next month.
To be directed by newcomer Shourie Chandrashekhar T Ramesh, the film has music by Sweekar Agasthi of ‘Middle Class Melodies’ fame. Vamsi Patchipulusu of ‘Evaru’ fame is its cinematographer.
Film critic and ‘Varudu Kavalenu’ writer Ganesh Kumar Raavuri is going to pen the dialogue. Vivek Annamalai is its art director.