Hyderabad: Telugu star Nandamuri Balakrishna paid a surprise visit to the sets of Vijay Deverakonda’s upcoming film ‘Liger’ in Goa. It is learnt that Balakrishna heaped praises on the makers for the grandness of the set and appreciated the makers for mounting the movie on a massive scale.
Balakrishna also appreciated the hero Vijay Deverakonda and his look in the movie. He then blessed the team and also wished ‘Liger’ would become a blockbuster. Balakrishna is in Goa as part of his ongoing shooting for his next movie ‘Akhanda’. The shooting is taking place in a nearby location in Goa.
Pan-India film ‘Liger’ with the tagline ‘Saala Crossbreed’ is being directed by dynamic director Puri Jagannadh and is currently being shot in Goa. The makers are filming action sequences on Vijay Deverakonda with foreign technicians and crew in the lengthy schedule.
Vijay Deverakonda appears in a completely new makeover for the film. He underwent training in mixed martial arts in this sports action thriller. Bollywood actor Ananya Pandey is playing the female lead. In association with Puri Connects, the film is being produced jointly by Bollywood’s leading production house Dharma Productions. The film’s cinematography is handled by Vishnu Sarma, while Kecha from Thailand is the stunt director.
Puri Jagannadh, Charmme Kaur, Karan Johar and Apoorva Mehta together are bankrolling the film. Senior actor Ramya Krishnan and Ronit Roy play prominent roles in ‘Liger’ which is being made in Hindi, Telugu, Tamil, Kannada and Malayalam languages.