Earlier, it was being speculated that the Telugu version of Zanjeer would be titled 'Jwala'. To silence these rumours, director Apoorva Lakhia took to his Twitter account and announced the titled. On his official page, the director wrote, "Zanjeer in Telugu will officially be called Toofan."
Actors Ram Charan Teja and Priyanka Chopra are playing the lead in the film Zanjeer, which also features Sanjay Dutt, Srihari, Prakash Raj, Mahie Gill and Atul Kulkarni in other important roles. The movie is nearing completion with just a few days of shooting left now. Apoorva Lakhia has jointly produced the film with Amit Mehra. It has music by Devi Sri Prasad.