Buzz: Kaira Advani is likely to fall in love with Varun Tej in Kiran Korrapati's sports drama

After packing consecutive successes with F2: Fun and Frustration and Gaddalakonda Ganesh , Varun Tej is preparing for his next project with debutante Kiran Korrapati . Promoted to be a sports drama , the 29-year-old actor will rehearse the role of a professional boxer and to meet the requirements, he already underwent an intense training program for two months in Los Angeles and worked on the transformation of his body. Olympic gold medalist Tony Jeffries trained Varun in the boxing part and Rocky actor Carl Weathers acted as a consultant.

As the project is all set to go to the floors, it is widely speculated that Bollywood bomb Kiara Advani has been approached to play the leading lady opposite the Mega hero. The 27-year-old Kabir Singh actress is yet to give her nod and if she does, this will be her third Telugu film after Bharat Ane Nenu and Vinaya Vidheya Rama. With a bunch of big-ticket films like Laxmmi Bomb, Indoo Ki Jawani, Shershaah and Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2, Kiara is super busy in Bollywood.

Jointly funded by Allu Venkatesh and Sidhu Mudda, the untitled film is expected to go on sale from December and it is known that a large part of the budget will be devoted to action sequences that will be supervised by Hollywood choreographers.

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