Earlier, the crew had started shooting the film with the working
title as Mental, later they re-named the movie as Jai
Ho. It is the remake of Tollywood superhit Stalin,
which had Mega Star Chiranjeevi and Trisha in the lead roles, and
was directed by South ace director AR Murugadoss.
Speaking to Oneindia, Ravi Verma said, "This is
a lifetime opportunity for me, and my dream has come true. I am
very happy to work with a superstar of Bollywood, Salman Khan. He
is very simple and easy going with every single person on the
Ravi, who has also worked with Shahid Kapoor in Rambo
Rajkumar, will be moving to Sri Lanka in November to complete
the next schedule of Jai Ho. He credits his success to
Darshan and his movies. He said that he could to take up the
project only because of him.
Apart from Kannada and Hindi films, Ravi Verma has also directed
fight sequences for various Tamil and Telugu movies. Till now, he
has choreographed daredevil action scenes in more than 200
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Ravi Verma Was In A Fix
Ravi Verma said, "I was scheduled to choreograph the stunts for
Brindaavana, just then I got a call from Salman's brother
Sohail Khan asking if I could work on Jai Ho. I was in a
fix as I was committed to work with Darshan."
Darshan Wished Him
Ravi said, "When I told Darshan about the Hindi project, he
understood my dilemma. He asked me to go ahead with the project and
wished me all the best."
Ravi Verma Got A Break
Ravi Verma was a stunt director for many Darshan films. He got a
big break for choreographing fights for Darshan starrer
Dharma in 2004.
Ravi Verma In Kannada
Ravi Verma has given many action thrillers like
Navagraha, Bachchan, Anna Bond,
Ambhari, Gaja and others.
Kranthiveera Sangolli Raayanna
Ravi Verma has the credit of directing fights for a historical
movie Kranthiveera Sangolli Raayanna, which is the
costliest Kannada film ever made.