Uppena marks the debut of another Mega hero Vaishnav Tej, the brother of Sai Dharam Tej. The film is directed by Buchi Babu and is produced by Sukumar and Mythri Movie Makers. one of the most eagerly awaited movies that has been delayed due to the lockdown.
According to the latest reports, the team of Uppena rejected a massive deal from a top OTT platform, which offered to pay Rs. 14 Crores for the rights of the film.
However, Uppena team said to have rejected the deal as they have spent nearly Rs 20 crores on the film, and a digital release alone will not be a viable option for them. They wants to release the film only in theaters because it’s Vaishnav Tej’s debut. The film may release for Christmas or Sankranti.