Following the Coronavirus outbreak, film shootings were halted as per the guidelines issued by the government. Many directors have utilized the time to develop new stories.
Actors who got a break from the shooting, discussed projects through zoom calls so that their work won't get disturbed. Many new projects were finalized during this time.
One such combination is Venky Atluri and Naga Chaitanya. It is said that Venky Atluri has narrated the plot of a sports drama to Naga Chaitanya and the actor is said to be impressed with the narration.
It is said that Naga Chaitanya has liked the plot of the film and asked Venky Atluri to come with a bound script. Suryadevara Naga Vamsi will bankroll the project once Naga Chaitanya okays the project.
Naga Chaitanya has touched sports drama subject earlier, with Majili, co-starring his wife Samantha. This film got positive reviews from critics.
On the work front, Venky Atluri is busy with Nithiin starrer Rang De which will have Keerthy Suresh as the female lead.
Naga Chaitanya is shooting for Love Story which is whelmed by Sekhar Kammula, Sai Pallavi is the female lead in this flick. He already gave his nod for Vikram Kumar's Thank You and this is expected to start shooting after Dusshera.