Actor Nani, who is wrapping up the works for Jenda Pai Kapiraju, has revealed that he is playing double role in the movie, which is directed by Samuthirakani, and this is for the first time in his career. This afternoon the Eega actor also unveiled the first look poster of both roles - Aravind Shiva Shankar and Maya Kannan.
Before releasing the the first look, the actor took to his Twitter page to talk about his role in the movie. Nani tweeted, "I am playing a double role in JENDA PAI KAPIRAJU." He added, "Aravind shiva shankar and Maya Kannan ..Aravind telugu vadu .. Maya Kannan is a tamilian who is brought to Andhra for a reason."
Meanwhile, he revealed, "The first look of both the characters will be revealed today at 1pm." Due to some problem he could not make them on time. So he added, "Lol .. Cinema ley kaadhu poster lu late ey .. Time ala vundhi ;) .. Few more mins."
It was rumoured earlier that one of the two roles played by Nani, would be a 44-year-old man. But the first look of both characters hit the net, it has become clear that both of them are aged between 20 and 30. Continue to see Jenda Pai Kapiraju's first look in the slideshow.
Jenda Pai Kapiraju Theme
Samuthirakani, who has penned the script for Jenda Pai Kapiraju, is said to have taken inspiration from a real incident. The film is based on the theme that if you change yourself first, the society will change automatically.
Jenda Pai Kapiraju Launch
Jenda Pai Kapiraju, which is produced by KS Sreenivasan under the banner of Vaasan Visual Ventures, was launched on August 1, 2012, at Annapurna Studios and its formal shooting started a day later.
Major portions of Jenda Pai Kapiraju have been shot in Hyderabad, Bangalore, Chennai and Coimbatore. The shooting of the film is rapidly nearing completion and the entire film is expected to be wrapped up in couple of days.
Lead Actors In JPK
Jenda Pai Kapiraju is a bilingual movie, which is simultaneously made in Telugu and Tamil. While Nani plays dual role in Telugu, Jayam Ravi is reprising his roles in the Tamil version. Whereas, Amala Paul is the lead actress in both the versions.
JPK Music And Cinematography
GV Prakash is composing the music for soundtracks, while M Sukumar handled the camera work for the movie, which features Subbu Panchu and Parvathy Nair in important roles.
Ragini Dwivedi's Special Appearance
Actress Ragini Dwivedi is making a special appearance in the movie Jenda Pai Kapiraju, which is expected to hit the screens early next year.