Duvvada Jagannadham or DJ is a 2017 Indian Telugu-language vigilante-action comedy film written and directed by Harish Shankar and produced by Dil Raju under his banner Sri Venkateswara Creations. The film stars Allu Arjun and Pooja Hegde. Devi Sri Prasad composed the film’s music while Ayananka Bose handled the cinematography.
- Duvvada Jagannadham Shastri is a cook, working as a caterer in Vijayawada along with his family.
- Jagannatham rescues a high-profile cop from the attack of a criminal mafia in Hyderabad.
- Seeing the quality of a rebellion in the priest, and his sharp shooting skills, the cop trains the priest to become DJ, an undercover officer who fights crime in disguise of a Brahmin priest.
- Jagannadham falls in love with Pooja the daughter of a corrupt home minister involved with yet another real estate crime lord Royyala Naidu who operates Naidu Industries, and Agro Diamond Financing company in disguise.
- On the other hand, DJ decides to take on Royyala Naidu in his mission but does not know who he is in actual life.
- Rest of the story is as for how Duvvada Jagannadham uses Royyala Naidu’s son Royyala Avinash who suffers from Histrionic personality disorder, and through him DJ destroys Royyala Naidu’s corrupt business empire, thereby rescuing Agro Diamond scam victims.