The shooting of the yet untitled Telugu remake of Ayyappanum Koshiyum, starring Power Star Pawan Kalyan and Rana Daggubati, who are sharing the screen for the first time, has been halted due to second wave of Coronavirus. Earlier there was a strong buzz in the film industry that Sai Pallavi would play the female lead and would be seen as Pawan Kalyan’ wife in Ayyappanum Koshiyum remake. Now the reports are coming that Sai Pallavi has been replaced by Nithya Menen.
The sources close to the makers revealed the real reason why the makers of Vakeel Saab fame Pawan Kalyan and Ghazi fame Rana Daggubati starrer replaced Sai Pallavi with Nithya Menen in Ayyappanum Koshiyum remake.
Apparently Fidaa and Middle Class Abbayi fame Sai Pallavi demanded a whopping remuneration of Rs 3 crores to act in Pawan Kalyan starrer that gave a huge shock to the makers and they decided to replace her with Curty hair beauty Nithya Menen.
Now Nithya Menen will be seen in the role of Pawan Kalyan’ wife whereas Aishwarya Rajesh is playing Rana’ wife in this actioner drama which is being helmed by Saagar K Chandra.
Pawan Kalyan was last seen playing the lead role in Vakeel Saab, helmed by Venu Sriram, which is currently streaming on Amazon Prime Video.