Tollywood young sensation Vijay Deverakonda has joined hands with director Anand Annamalai for a sports drama. Titled Hero, the film is set with bike racing backdrop. Leading production house Mythri Movie Makers will be bankrolling the film which has Malavika Mohanan and Shalini Pandey as lead ladies. The latest news is that Kannada actor Diganth who made his debut in Tollywood long back is making his comeback in Telugu after 11 years by essaying a key role in Hero. Diganth has played a key role in romantic entertainer Vaana released in 2008. MS Raju helmed the film.