Akash Puri is ‘launching his father’

Deccan Chronicle.  | suresh kavirayani

Entertainment, Tollywood

Debutant Akash Puri is confident that his launch film Mehbooba, directed by Puri Jagannadh, will be a hit.

Akash Puri

Akash Puri’s launch film Mehbooba, directed by his father Puri Jagannadh, is complete and all set to hit the screens on May 11. “Daddy narrated the story to me and I liked it very much. We completed the film with confidence and team work. I was not afraid while shooting the film and finished it on a happy note,” shares Akash, adding that they are all confident about the film’s success.

“As top producer Dil Raju garu has taken the rights of this film, our confidence levels are high. Everyone has already started congratulating me as they are predicting that this film is going to be a super hit,” he says.

The young actor adds, “My father believes in me and gave me this opportunity. Many people are saying that I am lucky to be launched by my father, but I can proudly say that I am launching my father with Mehbooba.”

Dil Raju, Charmme, the executive producer of the movie, and actress Neha Shetty also attended the event.