Akhil Akkineni is all set to team up with a Star Director for the first time in his career. His fifth film with Sye Raa fame Surender Reddy was announced the last month. Anil Sunkara will be bankrolling this project on his AK Entertainment Ltd Banner.
Reports are that the director recently went to Mumbai and finalized a model as the actress beside the Akkineni hero. Sakshi Vaidya who appeared in several TV commercials is selected as the heroine. Surender Reddy also did a photoshoot on her in Hyderabad and she is said to be almost confirmed.
Akhil is currently busy finishing the shooting of his Most Eligible Bachelor. He is likely to start the shooting of this project from the last week of January. Akkineni fans have pinned high hopes on this project as Surender Reddy is known to be a Minimum Guarantee Director and will also portray his heroes in a Stylish manner.Follow @THEPANIPURI