There is a strong buzz in the south Indian film industry that Mahanati actress Keerthy Suresh is coming on board for Chiranjeevi starrer upcoming Telugu film which is remake of Tamil film Vedalam, that will be helmed by Maher Ramesh.
Keerthy Suresh will play the role of Chiranjeevi’ sister and will step in the shoes of Lakshmi Menon, who had played the sister’s role in the Tamil version of Thala Ajith starrer. Now the reports are coming that Keerthy Suresh is demanding a fatty paycheck for Chiranjeevi starrer Vedalam remake and the makers have agreed to her demand.
Initially the makers of Vedalam remake wanted to rope Fidaa fame Sai Pallavi but later they dropped the idea and now Keerthy Suresh will be seen in the role of sister. Apparently, Penguin fame Keerthy Suresh was finalized after considering several other options. Chiranjeevi starrer Vedalam remake is among the most highly anticipated movies from the southern film industry.
On the otherside, Keerthy Suresh will also feature in the upcoming film Sarkaru Vaari Paata starring Telugu superstar Mahesh Babu, which is helmed by ace director Parasuram of Geetha Govindam fame. Keerthy Suresh was last seen in woman centric movie Penguin, wherein she essayed the role of a mother.