The movie is the remake on 1973 blockbuster movie, Zanjeer. Priyanka Chopra is playing the female lead in the movie. Apoorva Lakhia is wielding the megaphone.The movie is being made in Telugu and Hindi and both the versions will have simultaneous release. The Telugu version of the movie is titled ‘Toofan’.
Mega Power Star Ram Charan’s Bollywood debut movie, Zanjeer has almost completed its shooting part. “Last four days left to shoot for #zanjeer looking forward to finally finishing the film soon and moving onto tedious post production” (sic), posted Apoorva. The movie release is marred by several controversies and legal complications.