Evelyn Sharma who has been the part of few hit Bollywood movies like Jab Harry Met Sejal, Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani and Hindi Medium, has been roped in Baahubali star Prabhas starrer upcoming action and romantic entertainer Saaho to play an important role. Shraddha Kapoor is playing the female lead whereas Neil Nitin Mukesh is essaying antagonist.
This news is confirmed by Evelyn herself as she tweeted, “Speechless and humbled… This is the best life I could be living and I’m deeply grateful for it. I dreamt of doing an action role and now I couldn’t be more excited to join this mega film #Saaho! Thk you #Sujeeth #Prabhas and team for making me a part of your journey.”
The Indo-German actress has flown to Dubai to shoot for the film in the direction of Sujeeth Reddy of Run Raja Run fame. Since she has just begun filming, Evelyn is tight-lipped about her role in her Tollywood debut.
The sources close to the film unit say, “It’s an action-packed role and Evelyn Sharma will be seen doing heavy-duty stunts.” It has also come out that Evelyn has lost 10 kilos for her part.
The physically demanding performance will add another feather to the talented actress’s hat and as fans await the release of her Bollywood movie ‘Jack and Dil’ this summer.