Sensational director Puri Jagannadh and sensational actor Vijay Devarakonda are teaming up for the first time for an action entertainer which is titled Fighter. The movie is a sports drama set in Mumbai and is even a pan Indian film. Most of the film is planned in Mumbai and special sets are erected for the shoot. After the arrival of coronavirus pandemic, the shoot got stalled and Vijay Devarakonda returned to Hyderabad.
Puri has been working on all the options. He decided to shoot for the film in Hyderabad as it is not possible to shoot the film in Mumbai. They are in plans to erect massive sets in a private studio for the shoot of the film. Fighter is the working title and the makers will announce the title soon. Ananya Pandey is the leading lady and Manisharma is the music director. Puri Jagannadh and Karan Johar are jointly producing Fighter.