Sensational director Puri Jagannadh is riding high on the super success of Ismart Shankar. The film ended up as a blockbuster and Puri is busy with his next film Fighter, a pan Indian project that features Vijay Devarakonda in the lead role. The shoot of the film is planned in Mumbai in special sets and the coronavirus pandemic brought the shoot to a halt. Puri and his team is currently planning the schedules to commence the shoot from next month in Hyderabad.
Two new sets are erected in Ramoji Film City for the same. Puri Jagannadh made minor changes to the script considering the shoot shift and other reasons. Puri and Vijay Devarakonda met recently to discuss about the changes happening. Ananya Pandey is the leading lady and Puri Jagannadh, Karan Johar are the producers. The release date of Fighter will be announced soon after the shoot completes.