Actor Kichcha Sudeep will be seen as a trained martial artist in Thailand for his upcoming film titled ‘Phailwan’.
The film will be directed by Krishna of Hebbuli fame.
He has been taking lessons on boxing and wrestling to play a fighter in the film, which will be directed by Krishna.
After a week-long training in Thailand, Sudeep has returned to Karnataka to finish his remaining portions for the multi-starrer The Villain, which is helmed by director Prem.
Before heading to Thailand, Sudeep had been hitting the gym to get a toned look for Phailwan.
He will also be sporting a six-pack abs, which is a first in his long career.
He has been training with fitness coach Jeeth, who also accompanied the actor to Thailand.
According to reports, the martial arts training of Sudeep is in very early stages and it is demanding a lot from the actor physically.
It is said to be a three-week crash course in boxing and wrestling to help Sudeep get a grip on the combat sport for the film.–CINEWS