Telugu actor Nikhil Siddharth’s SPY released across the cinema halls on June 29. The film surpassed everyone’s expectations with excellent collections and became the biggest opener for Nikhil Siddharth till date. It is directed by Gary BH and written by Anirudh Krishna Murthy and K Raja Shekhar Reddy. The film starred Ishwarya Menon and Aryan Rajesh in lead roles alongside Nikhil. The film is made under the banner of ED Entertainments.
The film created a lot of buzz even before its release with its action packed trailer and story. The fast-paced music and thrilling activities have cast a spell on the audience. The all-India film earned Rs 4.28 crore on its first day on the Telugu big screen. Worldwide the film collected Rs 6 crore and earned around Rs 10.45 crore. With this, SPY entered the ring with a break-even target of Rs 18.50 crore.
The film revolves around the story of a RAW agent who uncovers the mysterious links between a notorious arms dealer and the secrets of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose.
The tremendous success of the film requires an OTT release, which according to media reports has been acquired by Amazon Prime Video. The acquisition is reported to have been done at a whopping price, which is reported by the filmmakers to be Rs 40 crore. The movie will start streaming 8 weeks after its theatrical release.
After the success of SPY, Nikhil Siddhartha’s all India image is slowly rising. The actor will then rock the big screen with his two upcoming films. The first film is Swayambhu which is directed by Bharat Krishnamachari and presented by Tagore Madhu. The first look of the film was released earlier this month. The film will be a historical drama. Along with this, the fans are also waiting for Kartikeya 3, directed by Chandu Mondeti.