A couple of months back, during Sye Raa promotions in Kerala, actor turned director Prithviraj unveiled that Ram Charan had purchased the remake rights of his film, Lucifer. Starring Mohanlal is the lead role, Lucifer is one of the biggest hits among the South political thrillers.After Prithviraj’s statement, Ram Charan revealed that he will be remaking the film in Telugu with his dad Chiranjeevi. Since then curiosity raised among the audience and started guessing regarding who will direct the film.
Buzz is that Ram Charan initially approached director Sukumar to handle the script but as he is busy with his pre-commitments, Sukumar rejected the offer. Now, the latest gossip is that with no option left, Charan asked mass director V. V. Vinayak to take the remake responsibilities of Telugu Lucifer.
If everything goes as per the plan, the film will go on floors from the second half of 2020.