Akkineni Young Turk Akhil has created a new record in Twitter. The actor who made his filmy debut the last year becomes the youngest ever in India among the heroes to reach one million followers mark. The actor is just aged 22 when he got there. Akhil was active in the microblogging site even before his filmy debut. He is popular there as Nagarjuna’s son and for his stint in Celebrity Cricket League. Akhil who made his debut last year with Akhil – The Power of Jua. Crashing all the hopes of Akkineni fans, the movie ended up as a huge disaster. It carried huge hype before the release and made a pre-release business of some 47 Crore. Finally, it could not even manage to collect 20 Crore Share which can be termed as a massive shame.
His second film with Manam fame Vikram K Kumar will finally have its launch on April 1st and the regular shooting will follow. TInteresting buzz is that the movie is titled ‘Junnu’. The title has evoked mixed response from all quarters but Akkineni fans say they trust Vikram Kumar who delivered a monumental success like Manam for them. Vikram is almost done with the script work for this prestigious project. AR Rahman who scored music for Vikram’s Manam and 24 will also be composing music for this film. Reports are emerging that Tabu will play a crucial role in the movie.
Nagarjuna himself will be producing the movie on his Annapurna Studios Banner. Vikram after Manam directed Suriya in a science fiction film, 24 which ended up as a big failure even though it did decently well in Telugu.This new project is almost like a make or break project for Akhil as if the movie ends up as a failure, people will start writing him off. Vikram should also bag a hit and prove that he is not a one film wonder.