success of Junglee and Taakat, Duniya
Vijay is set for the next innings in 2009. Now Vijay"s Kannada
movie Devru is ready to strike the theatres statewide on
November 20. The film has been directed by Sadhu Kokila and
produced by Rockline Venkatesh. Actress Pragna is playing Vijay"s
The film Devru is a remake of Tamil movie Thalai
Nagaram. Producer Venkatesh, who has earlier produced Vijay's
movie Jungle, says that its original is a Malayalam film.
But it has been changed according to the taste of Kannada
audiences. Vijay has tonsured his head for the movie, which
showcases him in a totally different get up.
Rockline Venkatesh has also played a guest role as a police
officer. He says that Pragna is an upcoming trendy actress and she
has done exceptionally well in Devru. He appreciates
Vijay"s commitment to his work. “He"s very dedicated to his craft.
Especially for the climax fight sequence, he took permission to
rehearse the scenes ten days in advance. He"s so involved in his
work, says Venkatesh.