Malayalam superstar Fahadh Faasil is making his Telugu debut as the antagonist in Allu Arjun-Sukumar's pan-India movie Pushpa – the rise. The Telugu film which will also release in Tamil, Malayalam, Kannada and Hindi will have Fahadh playing the part of an IPS officer named Bhanwar Singh Shekhawat.
The first look of Fahadh Faasil from Pushpa has been released today. On social media, the movie’s team stated, “Meet the #VillainofPushpa. The most talented #FahadhFaasil turns into the menacing Bhanwar Singh Shekhawat (IPS) and will lock horns with #PushpaRaj.
The poster shows him in a bald look, dressed in a police uniform and looking intensely at the camera in a police station. He can be seen sporting a never-seen bald look for the antagonist role.
Rashmika Mandanna is the leading lady of the film and also features Jagapathi Babu, Prakash Raj, Dhananjay, Anasuya Bharadwaj and Sunil feature in supporting roles. Music is composed by Devi Sri Prasad.