Successful hero Sharwanand has recently returned to the shoot of the Telugu remake of 96 after taking a medical break owing to the surgery he had undergone for an injury. Also, he is awaiting the release of the gangster drama Ranarangam. Apart from these films, he has also signed a film for 14 reels banner to be directed by Kishore Reddy. As per the latest grapevine, young Kannada heroine, Ashika Ranganath has been roped in for the female lead of this film. She had already acted in a couple of notable Kannada films.