HIT 2 starring Adivi Sesh in the lead role had a theatrical release yesterday. Opened to positive word of mouth, the film is likely to dominate the box office this weekend and mint solid revenues. As per the trade reports, HIT 2 has witnessed packed houses not only in the multiplexs but also in several single screens across twin Telugu states on its opening day.
The team has unveiled the lead hero in the third part of the HITverse during the ending portions of HIT2. Natural Star Nani who is producing HIT franchise will be playing the lead role in the third installment. Though earlier reports came out that star actor Vijay Sethupathi will also be a part of HIT 3, the makers are yet to respond on the same news.
Meanwhile, the latest we hear is that compared to the first two parts, the third part will be having a larger canvas and solid production values. The team is going to spent Rs 50 crore on the third part of HITverse which is expected to go on the floors from early 2023. Nani will be seen in the role of a ruthless cop named Sarkar in the third part. News is also that some part of the third part of HIT franchise will be shot in the USA.
Sailesh Kolanu is the creator of HITverse. Along with Nani, Prashanti Tipirneni is bankrolling HIT franchise. Coming back to HIT2, the film has Meenakshi Chaudhary as the female lead. Not only in domestic circuits but also in the overseas, HIT 2 is registering solid revenues.