One of the Telugu films that released this week is ‘Vakeel Saab’, which is the remake of the Bollywood National Award-winning film ‘Pink’, and it will see Pawan Kalyan don the role of a lawyer, which was played by Amitabh Bachchan in the original version.The film delves into sexual assault and harassment among many other issues faced by women, a subject which is quite timely and relevant.
The film ties back to three guiding principles of law, judgment, and path of rightness.
Now the news is that Nivetha Thomas who is one of the lead characters was tested COVID positive and had to stay isolated.
Luckily, she was tested negative soon and went to Sudarshan theatre at Hyderabad and watched ‘Vakeel Saab’ live with utmost safety.Nivetha has now shared pictures of her watching the film on her Twitter account and wrote “I live for these moments…Maatalu levu.
” while standing at a corner of the theatre wearing gloves and a mask.She surprised the audience with her outstanding performance and gave her career-best in the film.
Despite the virus outbreak situation in the country and the cases crossing the 1 lakh mark every day, the film’s collected a share of Rs 32.2 crore on day 1, outperforming the mass hero’s previous release ‘Agnyaathavaasi’, that released 3 years ago collected nearly Rs 26 crore.The film has mass elements, which were absent in the original version in order to fit the story to the Telugu audience.The cast includes Anjali, Nivetha Thomas, Shruti Haasan and Prakash Raj.