Vijay Deverakonda and Ananya Panday are busy promoting their soon to be released sports action entertainer Liger. With just 10 days left for its theatrical release, the film’s lead cast is traveling across the country. After Chandigarh, both were spotted in Hyderabad yesterday.
While promoting the film there, actor He was asked about several things, including rumors of Puri Jagannadh’s film Amma Nanna O Tamila Ammayi being a remake and his views on trolls. Read on to know what their answers were.
Commenting on facing trolls, Vijay Deverakonda revealed that he has been facing it all his life. The Liger Actor – Taking in Telugu (and as translated by Pinkvilla), said, “It’s common, it’s an everyday thing. Even before I became an actor, I was aunty about results, college, job etc. And uncle used to troll and now trolling is happening on social media. Whatever happens, trolling always happens.”
During the same promotional event, Vijay Deverakonda was also questioned about rumors that it was a remake of Liger or similar to director Puri Jagannadh’s film Amma Nanna O Tamila Ammayi. Answering this, Arjun Reddy Star Said, “It is nothing to Amma Nanna O Tamila Ammayi and it is not even related to it. In Ligar, we are doing MMA, which is a lot more than boxing and the whole drama. Son and mother bond in Ligar. And the feeling is very important and other than that there is no resemblance with Amma Nanna O Tamila Ammayi. I am a fan of that movie and I really liked it, it is my favourite. Also, I am not someone who likes remakes So Liger has nothing to do with Amma Nanna O Tamila Ammayi. You will understand when you watch the film.”
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Talking about Ligar, the film presents Vijay Deverakonda as an MMA fighter with a speech defect, while Ananya Panday is part of his love interest. Apart from him, the action entertainer also features Ronit Roy as his coach and Ramya Krishna as his mother as well as legendary former American professional boxer Mike Tyson in an extended cameo. Shot simultaneously in Hindi and Telugu, the film directed by Puri Jagannath is scheduled to release theatrically on August 25, 2022.
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