Hyderabad: Actor R. Madhavan, last seen on screen in Tamil crime thriller 'Vikram Vedha', has landed a pivotal role in Naga Chaitanya-starrer upcoming Telugu action-thriller 'Savyasachi.'
This will be Madhavan's first Telugu appearance in a full-length role. He has played a cameo in 2010 Telugu film 'Om Shanti'. Directed by Chandoo Mondeti, the film will roll from October 16. The first schedule of the shooting will start after Naga Chaitanya's marriage, which is scheduled to take place on October 6.
'Savyasachi' marks the second time collaboration of Mondeti and Naga Chaitanya after last year's 'Premam'.