Director Puri Jagannadh who is in desperate need for a hit has pinned all his hopes on his upcoming movie ‘iSmart Shankar’ featuring Ram Pothineni.
Apart from this, Puri Jagannadh is producing a movie ‘Romantic’ with his son Akash Puri as the hero which is directed by debutant Anil Paduri. The movie’s shooting is underway in Goa and Puri has roped his best friend and Bollywood actor Makhrand Deshpandey for an important role in the movie.
Earlier, Makrand Deshpandey appeared in Puri Jagannadh’s ‘Ek Niranjan’. Co-produced by Charmy Kaur, ‘Romantic’ also features Mandira Bedi in an important role.