Krishna Bhagawan, who moved up from being a comedian to hero, paired up with Simran for John Apparao 40 plus. The film did not do well at the box office. However, he got another opportunity to be the hero in a film titled Mr Gireesam. Noted detective novelist Viswa Prasad is turning director with Mr Gireesam in which the hero plays Gireesam, a cunning character.
The surprise casting of the film is that Ramya Krishna, glamorous heroine of yesteryears, is making her appearance on the big screen after a long gap. She has agreed to play the heroine in this film.
The film, produced by SV Creations, would be formally launched on June 6.