Varadanayaka is a remake of Gopichand and Jagapathi Babu starrer Telugu film Lakshyam. It is an action-cum-family entertainer in which Chiranjeevi Sarja plays a collegian and Sudeep appears as his brother, who is an honest Assistant Police Commisioner. Chiru says, “Shooting for Varadanayaka will begin when a heroine for his character is finalised.
Chiru's latest movie Dhandam Dhashagunam has got mixed reviews. Before its release, the budding Kannada actor was worried about whether he would be able to do justice to the role. But now he is very happy for he has succeeded in it and his performance has received lots of appreciations from both movie buffs and critics.