Actor Nikitin Dheer, who will make his Telugu debut with the film, is the third angle in Varun and Pragya's love story. As per the trailer, he is not there to make Varun's life easy on the battlefield either. Nikitin was last seen in Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone's Chennai Express as kabab mein haddi Thangaballi. (Also Read: Kanche 'Most Ambitious Film' of Director Krish's Career)
Baahubali director SS Rajamouli, who launched Kanche's trailer, complimented it on Twitter:
With #Kanche trending, the film has been making the right noises on Twitter.
Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma was also generous with his praise.
Really Happy to see Telugu cinema growing up from irritating repetitiveness of cliches ..congrats to Krish nd Varun http://t.co/24NyDfkviH? Ram Gopal Varma (@RGVzoomin) September 1, 2015
Being RGV, he also threw in this verdict on the Varun Tej's uncle Chiranjeevi's family:
From whatever I saw of him, Kanche trailer and Puri Jagan's scenes I think Varun Tej will be the best of all the Megastar related stars? Ram Gopal Varma (@RGVzoomin) September 1, 2015
Kanche director Krish's last film was the Bollywood offering Gabbar Is Back, starring Akshay Kumar. Kanche is slated to release on October 2.