Former `Indian Idol` winner turns to acting

Last Updated: Oct 06, 2012, 17:39 PM IST

Chennai: Singer Sreeram Chandra, winner of the fifth season of music reality show ‘Indian Idol’, is all set to debut as a hero in an upcoming Telugu film titled ‘Prema Geema Jantha Nai’.

It will be directed by debutant Subbu.

"I`ve been hearing many stories in the recent past but nothing inspired me as much as this film. When I heard the story I knew this film will definitely leave an impact and therefore, I signed it," Sreeram told IANS.

The 26-year-old has crooned several songs in Telugu and few in Hindi over the years.

"Prema Geema Jantha Nai` will be produced by Dadi Balabhaskar and Maddala Bhaskar, and is slated to go on floors by October end.