Bengaluru: Vijay Devarakonda and Sandalwood star Rashmika Mandanna's combination is considered a superhit in the south Indian film industry, especially in Tollywood. Now, Diganth Manchale will be the second Kannada actor to join Devarakonda in his latest Telugu movie.

Diganth, who is also known as chocolate hero in Sandalwood, acts in selective scripts. He was recently seen in a parallel cinema, Katheyondu Shuruvagide. He will be next seen in Devarakonda starrer Hero.

Diganth recently got married to actress Aindrita Ray and had taken a brief break from movies. However, it is not Diganth's first movie in Telugu. In fact, he had acted in the remake of Kannada blockbuster Mungaru Male as Vaana in Telugu.

Diganth is making his comeback in Telugu after 11 years.

The plot of Hero is related to sports. According to reports, Diganth is playing a major role in the movie. It is also said that there is a bike chase scene between Devarakonda and Diganth.

Hero is all set to release in four languages including Kannada, Telugu, Tamil and Malayalam.