Talented writer and director Harish Shankar took ample time to finalize his next. He finally decided to remake Tamil blockbuster action film Jigarthandaa and picked up Varun Tej, Atharvaa Murali for the lead roles. Varun Tej will be playing the lead antagonist and the shoot of Valmiki is happening in Hyderabad. Considering Varun Tej and his stardom, Harish Shankar made ample changes for the script.
He even made changes and added entertainment in the second half considering the Tollywood audience and their taste. Varun Tej is extremely impressed with the changes. Pooja Hegde and Mrunalini Ravi are the heroines and Devi Sri Prasad is the music composer. Bankrolled by 14 Reels Plus, Valmiki releases across the globe on September 6th across the globe.