UPDATED: March 30, 2021 10:59 IST
Nithiin, one of the most beloved actors of Tollywood, is celebrating his 38th birthday today (March 30). On the special occasion, the title and poster of his upcoming film, a remake of Andhadhun, has been unveiled. Directed by Merlapaka Gandhi, the film is titled Maestro and also stars Nabha Natesh and Tamannaah Bhatia. Andhadhun, a National Award-winning black comedy crime thriller, was directed by Sriram Raghavan and starred Ayushmann Khurrana, Tabu and Radhika Apte in the lead. Maestro is scheduled to release on June 11.
MAESTRO POSTER OUT
In the poster of Maestro, we see Nithiin walking on a bloodied piano as a blind man. He is wearing dark sunglasses and walking with a stick. The actor is seen dressed in a black T-shirt, grey blazer and distressed blue denim.
Trade analyst Taran Adarsh shared the film’s poster on Twitter and wrote, “#ANDHADHUN #TELUGU REMAKE TITLED #MAESTRO… On #Nithiin’s birthday today, the title + first look of his new film is unveiled: #Maestro… Directed by Merlapaka Gandhi… Produced by N Sudhakar Reddy and Nikitha Reddy… Rajkumar Akella presents. #Nithiin30 #Nithiin30FirstLook (sic).”
WHAT DO WE KNOW ABOUT MAESTRO?
Nithiin will be seen romancing Nabha Natesh in the film, while Tamannaah Bhatia will be seen in an atypical role. Maestro will be produced by N Sudhakar Reddy and Nikitha Reddy under Nithiin’s home banner Sresht Movies. The project is presented by Rajkumar Akella. J Yuvraj is handling the cinematography, while Mahati Swara Sagar is rendering soundtracks.
Sriram Raghavan’s Andhadhun starred Tabu, Ayushmann Khurrana and Radhika Apte. Ayushmann played the role of a piano player who pretends to be visually challenged. He unwittingly finds himself entangled in a number of crimes as he witnesses the murder of a former film actor.