Jagapathi Babu to join next schedule of NGK
The actor, whose last Tamil film was Vijay's Bairavaa, will play one of the antagonists in the film directed by Selvaraghavan
As reported earlier, Telugu actor Jagapathi Babu has been signed on to play a pivotal role in Suriya’s upcoming revenge drama, NGK. The 56-year-old actor, whose last Tamil film was Vijay's Bairavaa, will play one of the antagonists in the film directed by Selvaraghavan.
"Jagapathi Babu will be sporting a new look for the powerful role. He has signed on the dotted line and has given his call sheet for 10 days. He will join the sets in a new schedule in late July or early August in Chennai," says a source.
The film marks the actor's first collaboration with Suriya. Also starring Rakul Preet Singh and Sai Pallavi, the film's shooting is currently underway in a Rs 3 crore village set in Chennai. Produced by Dream Warrior Pictures, NGK is about a young revolutionary leader who wants to bring about a change in society by fighting against corruption. The makers are planning to release the film this Diwali.