Vikram, who became very popular with the Telugu audience after Aparichithudu, is now acting in a bilingual film titled Mallanna in Telugu and Kandaswamy in Tamil. Shriya Saran is the leading lady. Ashish Vidyarthi plays the villain. Krishna is playing a special role in the film.
The film is being produced by Kalaipuli Thanu under the banner of Kalaipuli International and directed by Susi Ganesh.
The film, described as a socio-fantasy, has Vikram playing in many roles with different get-ups.
The shooting of the film is presently going in Hyderabad.