Venkatesh to make an OTT debut with a Spanish remake?
The actor, who is fondly called as Victory Venky by fans is now all set to make his OTT debut. He will be acting in a web-series for a leading OTT platform.
Going by the trend and market for movies in the present situation, most of the filmmakers are going for a direct OTT release. Apart from releasing films on online streaming platforms, local producers are coming forward to produce web series too. Following the same trend, leading actors are giving green signals to act in web series.
Tollywood Superstar Venkatesh Daggubati is always known for experimenting with his characters. The actor, who is fondly called Victory Venky by fans is now all set to make his OTT debut. If the reports are to be believed, he will be acting in a web series for a leading OTT platform.
According to sources in the film industry, leading producer D Suresh Babu, who is also the brother of Venkatesh is looking out for some foreign remake scripts and lock the rights. He is believed to be holding rights to few Korean movies, which he wanted to remake in Telugu and he is also looking for web series scripts too.
Meanwhile, the ‘Narappa’ star has recently watched a Spanish series that he wanted to remake in Telugu. Venkatesh, along with his producer brother is trying to acquire the rights of this action sentimental series. Interestingly, if this project gets on to floors, Venkatesh’s nephew and Suresh Babu’s son ‘Baahubali’ fame Rana Daggubati will essay a prominent role alongside Venky.
If we go by the sources, if the leading online streaming company does not agree to produce this, Suresh Babu is ready to bankroll the project under his Suresh Productions. This web series will be released in multiple Indian languages
This leading Tollywood production house has already produced a couple of web series in Telugu. However, an official announcement on this development is awaited.
Venkatesh was last seen in ‘Narappa’, which was released on a leading OTT platform on July 20. Directed by Srikanth Addala, this action entertainer was an official remake of the critically acclaimed Tamil movie Asuran starring Dhanush. National award-winning actor Priyamani played the female lead alongside Venkatesh.
Venkatesh will soon resume the shooting for ‘F3’. Directed by Anil Ravipudi, this comedy entertainer is the sequence of 2019 blockbuster F2-Fun and Frustration.