HYDERABAD: Akkineni Nagarjuna’s upcoming action thriller ‘Wild Dog’ has become the talk of the town ever since its inception. Nagarjuna will be seen essaying the role of NIA officer on a mission to nab dreaded terrorists. Now, the latest buzz is that streaming giant Netflix has acquired the rights of Wild Dog for Rs 27 Cr.
Nagarjuna and the makers of the movie are planning to release the film directly on the OTT platform. The movie is likely to get the stream on Netflix from January 26. However, an official announcement regarding this news is awaited.
The film is helmed by debutant Ahishor Solomon, who had earlier co-scripted Nag’s Oopiri.
The film is bankrolled by Niranjan Reddy and Anvesh Reddy under their banner Matinee Entertainment. Bigg Boss Telugu 3 fame Ali Reza will be seen in a prominent role. The posters and teaser of the film received a positive response from fans and audience. Nagarjuna has pinned huge hopes on Wild Dog as his last film Manmudhudu tanked at the box office. Apart from Nagarjuna, the film also features Dia Mirza, Saiyami Kher, and Atul Kulkarni in important roles.