Vijay Devarakonda starrer upcoming movie Liger’s first look has been released. Here, Telugu actor has given a vibe similar to a Rocky Balboa. In curly hair with bloodshot eyes, Arjun Reddy actor Vijay Devarakonda has looked quite different. Earlier, the movie is expected to release with the title Fighter. However, War director Sidharth Anand’s next movie starring Hrithik Roshan and Deepika Padukone is also titled ‘Fighter’. Therefore, makers of Vijay Devarakonda starrer have changed the name to Liger.
In the poster, you may able to see Vijay Devarakonda with a fierce look with a tiger in the background. Tagline of the movie may seem interesting to you as it reads ‘Saala Crossfeed’. It is going to be a bilingual movie in Hindi and Telugu. Puri Jagannadh has directed the movie who has previously helmed movies like Badri, Idiot and Temper.
Through the movie, Vijay Devarakonda is going to make his Bollywood debut which has been long awaited by his fans. Shooting of the movie has been done mostly in Bangkok, Thailand. Vijay is expected to play role of man here who stutters. Release of the movie has been scheduled earlier in 2020. However, it has delayed due to the pandemic. Female lead is going to be played by Ananya Panday. In addition Ronit Roy and Ramya Krishnan are expected to be part of the movie also. For this movie, Devarakonda has also gone through boxing training.
First look of Liger has already stolen heart of the fans. Talking about the movie earlier, Vijay Devarakonda has said “I am a fan-boy of Puri ever since I watched Pokiri. But Fighter remains the one film he has never attempted so far. Though it will still have his trademark touch, it is an out-of-the-box movie for him too (sic.)”