All the time media used to be abuzz with reports that he is about to sign a film with this or that director but nothing materialised. But all those remained just rumors. Now many are talking about Ruler under Boyapati Srinu direction but till now nothing came out and so one gets a feeling that even this project may go for a toss.
Many say that the gap is due to Balakrishna tasting flops and going by the current trend, even Balakrishna wants to focus more on politics and Basavatarakam cancer hospital. It is a strategic decision by Simha.