Basking in the success of the sports drama Jersey, Nani is said to have agreed to a project with director Vakkantham Vamsi. According to a source, the director has finished the first narration with the actor and the comprehensive script is being worked upon. The story may be a revenge drama. Vakkantham Vamsi had earlier directed Allu Arjun-starrer Naa Peru Surya Naa Illu India.
Nani is currently busy with a couple projects — one is the upcoming mystery thriller titled V and the other one is Gang Leader. V is being directed by Mohan Krishna Indraganti. Nani is essaying the role of a villain in the movie V for the first time in his career. The movie features actor Sudheer Babu as the lead and Nivetha Thomas and Aditi Rao Hydari as the female leads.
Romantic comedy Gang Leader is another movie to watch out for. Nani will be leading the gang of five girls in the flick that is being directed by Vikram K Kumar under the banner of Mythri Movie Makers. The new schedule of 45-day shoot is going to start in the city in the next two days. Shooting will take place in a massive set (house) erected near Shamshabad. The movie is likely to release in the month of August.