Akhil Akkineni, is currently busy in the shoot of his next upcoming untitled film, which is progressing at the brisk pace in the direction of Bommarillu Bhaskar. Till date, the makers did not lock any actress to play the female lead.
now according to the latest buzz in the film industry, Akhil Akkineni, the son of King Nagarjuna, has succeeded in convincing Geetha Arts to get Pooja Hegde on the board. Pooja Hegde is one of the costliest actress of South Indian film industry.
The sources say that she is demanding Rs 3.5 Cr to romance with Akhil on the screen. The two schedules of Akhil starrer are already shot, but Akhil Akkineni is not able to lock down an actress for his film, which is being directed by Bommarillu Bhaskar. But now the sources close to Akhil revealed that the makes are planning to lock Pooja Hegde to play the female lead.
Though the names of Bharat Ane Nenu girl Kiara Advani and Pooja Hegde are considered initially, but Allu Aravind rejected the idea of roping costly heroines as they are making the film on a limited budget but as the movie is facing actress problem, Geetha Arts is ready to rope Pooja Hegde for Akhil Akkineni starrer. On the other side, Pooja Hegde will be seen in films like Valmiki and Ala Vaikuntapuramlo .