has finally arrived in theaters. The actor starring Ravi Teja in the lead role was released on Friday, February 11. Written and directed by Ramesh Varma, the film received mixed responses from theaters. Well, the action thriller has now made headlines for a shocking reason. Apparently, the movie was leaked online on infamous hack-based websites.
According to reports, just hours after its release,
has been leaked on websites and platforms like Telegram, Tamilrockers and Movierulz. Leaks of Telugu movies have now become an infamous trend. Earlier popular biggies like Pushpa, Akhanda, love story, Bangarraju,
were also leaked on these platforms. Well now with the leak of
Khiladi, looks like its box office collection could also be largely affected. Although Ravi Teja’s star has no major conflict with any film in the cinema, his review is surely compared to Sumanth’s latest film.
which was released on ZEE5 on February 11.
Ramesh Varma co-produced the film with Satyanarayana Koneru under Pen Studios and A Studios. Ravi Teja plays a dual role in the film along with Arjun Sarja, Unni Mukundan, Meenakshi Chaudhary, Nikitin Dheer, Sachin Khedekar, Mukesh Rishi, Thakur Anoop Singh, Rao Ramesh, Murali Sharma and Dimple Hayathi. With music composed by Devi Sri Prasad, the film has a hand-cranked camera by Sujith Vaassudev and GKVishnu. Amar Reddy Kudumula is the film’s editor.
Originally slated to release on May 28 last year, the film was postponed indefinitely due to the COVID-19 pandemic in India.
Article first published: Friday, February 11, 2022, 12:55 p.m. [IST]