Directed and produced by Ramgopal Varma, Aag, inspired
by the runaway hit of 1975, Sholay, will be released as
Aggi in Telugu across south India on August 31 by the
distributors Money Tree Entertainment. The film unit is arranging a
press meeting at Taj Krishna hotel in Hyderabad at 8 pm on August
23 to explain the details of Aggi, in which the unit would
explain about the film in the form of trailers and song clippings
to the media. Amitabh Bachchan will attend the programme as the
Amitabh Bachchan, Mohanlal, Ajay Devgan, Sushmita Sen, Nisha
Kothari, besides a debutant Prashant Raj, have played different
roles in the film. Prasanna Sekhar has scored the music for the
It might be recalled here that Ramgopal Varma had earlier
brought out many hit films like Siva, Satya,
Company, Rangeela and Sarkar in Hindi.
It is learnt that the entire film unit is likely to participate in
the press briefing.