You have seen the dashing Telugu actor Varun Tej in many romantic movies like Fidaa, Mister, and more. The actor is well known for his role of a romantic hero. Be it his chemistry with Sai Pallavi in Fidaa or his easy-going character in the comedy entertainer F2, Varun has usually played approachable characters. The actor will be seen in a whole new avatar in his new movie titled Valmiki. Playing the role of a gangster, Varun looks very different from all his previous roles. The Valmiki trailer has gotten the attention of Tollywood fans for the look and feel of the movie. A remake of the Tamil film Jigarthanda that released in 2014, Varun Tej starring Valmiki releases on the 20th of September, 2019.

Valmiki is about an aspiring filmmaker (played by Atharvaa) who wants to make a movie on a fierce gangster. This leads him to meet Gaddalakonda Ganesh (played by Varun Tej), a gangster known to terrorise the people in the locality. The filmmaker’s research on the gangster lands him in a soup and how he gets out of it is what the rest of the movie deals with. The movie is directed by Harish Shankar and also stars Pooja Hegde in an important role.

Will Valmiki be the biggest hit in Varun Tej’s career so far? We’ll know for sure on the 20th of September, 2019.