Hyderabadi cinema back in reckoning

Published on May 23, 2015 00:11:22 AM

Taufeeq Khan, who tasted success with Hyderabadi film Ek Tha Sardar is back in reckoning with another film titled Tiger Sultan. Directed by Sanjay Punjabi, the film also features Anukruthi as the leading lady. Set in college backdrop, the film revolves around the life of a Hyderabadi don who falls head over heels in love for a college girl.

The film, which boasts of a lot of Hyderabadi actors, was launched at a glitzy ceremony with Mahmood Ali, the deputy chief minister of Telangana doing the honours. Taufeeq requested the Telangana government to take progressive steps towards, granting subsidy and tax-free status to Hyderabadi cinema.

Also starring Bhavana, Mast Ali, Ismail, Tabar and Iqbal Khan in vital roles, the principal shooting of the film began on Friday.