The Telugu-only OTT, Aha, has announced one more original this festive season. Titled 'Anaganaga O Athidhi', this one stars 'RX 100' heroine Payal Rajput and Chaithanya Krishna. To be released on November 13, its First Look was on Thursday released by 'Maharshi' director Vamshi Paidipally.
Also featuring Anand Chakrapani and Veena Sundar, the film, feels Paidipally, will leave the audiences intrigued. "This will leave you at the edge of the seat because of its unexpected thrills," he said.
What is 'Anaganaga O Athidhi' about?
As per the makers, it's a period drama that brings alive the story of a family living in abject poverty and how a fortune teller’s prediction along with a guest’s arrival leaves them in a whirlwind of unexpected situations.
What themes does it explore?
Greed, lust and desire.
What should the viewer look forward to from director Dayal Padmanabhan?
Dayal is an award-winning director from the Kannada film industry. The film marks his debut in Telugu. Known to bring out the best in his artists in terms of performances on camera, he has also fallen in love with Telugu. "Unlike most thrillers, this one breaks the mould and is rich in emotions, drama, suspense, love and thrills," he adds.
What kind of roles have Payal and Chaithanya played?
Payal will be seen in a pathbreaking, deglam avatar for the first time in her career. Chaithanya Krishna, who played a negative role in 'Johaar' (which also premiered on Aha), too, has got an interesting role.