The recently released Telugu film Dasara has turned out to be a massive hit, thanks to Nani’s splendid performance and the impressive debut direction of Srikanth Odela. The young director has now become the talk of the town and has been approached with multiple offers. As per the latest reports, Odela is in talks with Akhil Akkineni for his next directorial venture and has already narrated the story to him. Although Akhil hasn’t officially signed the film, an announcement regarding the same is expected soon. Suryadevara Naga Vamsi will be producing the movie under the banner of Sithara Entertainment.
Meanwhile, Akhil is completely engrossed in the shooting of his upcoming film Agent, directed by Surendar Reddy. The movie is slated to release this summer, and Akhil has worked hard on his physique to get a beastly look for the role. There are also speculations that he will be playing a significant part in his father Nagarjuna’s upcoming landmark film, which will be directed by Mohan Raja. An official announcement regarding the project is expected shortly.