Sharwanand and Samantha Akkineni collaborated for the first time for 'Jaanu' movie which is the official remake of Tamil superhit film '96' starring Trisha and Vijay Sethupathy.
C. Prem Kumar who helmed the original version is directing the Telugu version as well. the makers have released the teaser of the film which introduced Sharwa and Samantha's roles in the film. The beautiful visuals between them hinted that their chemistry is definitely going to a highlight and also, the film will be emotional as well as heart-touching for the audience and increased the expectations on the film.
Dil Raju under Sri Venkateswara Creations who gained the remake rights before the release of the original version is bankrolling this project. 'Jaanu' is Govind Vasantha's musical.