"Chaitanya's next film will be with director Vijay Kumar Konda. Chaitu recently agreed to star in the project as he was very much impressed with the script. The film is likely to produced by Nagarjuna sir under his home banner," said a source from the industry.
"Chaitanya is currently shooting with his father and grandfather for Manam. He is likely to start shooting for this new project from October onwards," the source added.
One of the other reasons Chaitanya instantly agreed to work with Vijay Kumar is his last directorial venture Gunde Jaari Gallanthayyinde (GJG) was a blockbuster.
Made on a budget of Rs 10 crore, the movie reportedly minted over Rs 50 crore at the box office. The film recently completed its 100 days' run in Andhra Pradesh.