The first-ever still from Keerthy Suresh’s forthcoming film with director Nagesh Kukunoor has been unveiled on the occasion of the actress’ 27th birthday. The yet-to-be-titled film will mark Nagesh’s debut in Telugu industry.

Apart from Keerthy, the film will also feature Aadhi Pinisetty and Jagapathi Babu in the lead. With the still released on Thursday, the makers of the film have also announced that the first look poster of the film will be released on Diwali.

Produced by Sudheer Chandra and co-produced by Shravya Varma, the film is set to be a sport-based romantic comedy.

On Thursday, film critic and trade analyst took to his official Twitter handle to share the first-ever still from the film. In the poster, Keerthy is seen sitting on the floor. The poster also wishes Happy Birthday to the actress. Alongside the poster, he wrote, “On her birthday today, Keerthy Suresh’s look poster from Nagesh Kukunoor’s #Telugu film [not titled yet], a sports-romedy… Costars Aadi Pinisetty and Jagapathi Babu… First look will be unveiled on #Diwali (sic).”


Keerthy Suresh is also making her foray into Bollywood with Badhaai Ho director Amit Sharma’s new sports drama Maidaan, alongside Ajay Devgn. The yet-untitled project is a biopic sports drama said to be based on the life of popular footballer of 1950s, Syed Abdul Rahim.

Her breakthrough was Telugu film Mahanti, that released last year, and was the biopic of actress Savitri. Keerthy won a National Award for her performance of the titular character.