The movie is the remake on 1973 blockbuster movie, Zanjeer. Priyanka Chopra is playing the female lead in the movie. Apoorva Lakhia is the director of the movie which happens to be Ram Charan’s Bollywood debut movie.The movie is being made in Telugu and Hindi and both the versions will have simultaneous release.
After roping in some stalwarts for the cast and crew of Hindi version, the makers of Ram Charan’s Bollywood debut, Zanjeer have roped in Srihari in to the Telugu version. It was rumored that he will be reprising the role of Sanjay Dutt from the original. Srihari earlier acted in Ram Charan’s industry hit movie, Magadheera. Mega fans since then feel Srihari as the lucky mascot of them. Incidentally, he did not got to act in any of Charan’s movies post Magadheera. Lets see if he brings the same luck for Zanjeer!