That Nani and Nagarjuna are teaming up for a multi-starrer under the direction of Sriram Aditya is something we all know. The film is being produced by popular producer Aswini Dutt under the banner Vyjayanthi Movies. The film is yet to be titled and is currently under pre-production stage. The shooting of the film will begin from March 18th, 2018 and important scenes involving Nani will be canned, reports reveal. And according to latest reports, the makers have zeroed in on the female lead actor opposite in the multi-starrer.
Emerging reports reveal that actor Rashmika Mandanna has been signed on opposite Nani in this multi-starrer which will be her third film in Telugu. Reports reveal that Rashmika Mandanna has agreed in principal for the film and the will soon sign the dotted line. Earlier, actors like Shraddha Srinath and Lavanya Tripathi were in consideration for this role which has now been bagged by Rashmika Mandana, reports suggest.
Nani will be seen playing a doctor in the film while Akkineni Nagarjuna will be seen playing a don in the film which is yet untitled, sources reveal. The makers are on the lookout for the female lead actor opposite Nagarjuna and many names are doing rounds regarding this which includes Anushka Shetty. However, nothing is officially confirmed yet.
A Very Happy birthday to Our own Natural star @NameisNani 🙂
Missing our king @iamnagarjuna Sir!
New Beginning 🙂
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— Sriram adittya (@SriramAdittya) February 24, 2018
Nani is currently shooting for his upcoming film Krishnarjuna Yuddham which is being directed by Merlapaka Gandhi and will have the Natural Star playing dual roles. The makers of Krishnarjuna Yuddham recently released a teaser of the film which gave us a glimpse of the kind of roles Nani would be essaying in the film.
On the other hand, Nagarjuna is currently shooting for his upcoming film with Ram Gopal Varma titled Officer which is said to be a cop story. Nagarjuna and RGV are collaborating after almost three decades which has created much excitement amongst Telugu movie lovers. The shooting of Officer is almost completed for the film and the makers will soon reveal details like the release date and rest of the cast.