Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma who had no release in hindi for quiet sometime now, is back with yet another crime-based thriller. The movie is based on the life of sandalwood smuggler “Veerappan”, the movie which was released in Kannada and Telugu ealier this year. The movie is a remake of original Kannada film ‘Killing Veerappan’. The trailer says “It took 10 years to kill Osama Bin Laden and 20 years to kill Veerappan. No villain like Veerappan ever existed”. Watch the trailer below.
The film features Sandeep Bhardwaj as Veerappan, Sachiin J Joshi, Usha Jadhav and Lisa Ray in pivotal roles. ‘Veerappan’ is all set to release in theaters on May 27th.