Rashmika Mandanna made an impressive debut in Telugu with Chalo alongside Naga Shaurya and the young actress is now busy with handful of projects in Telugu. Rashmika Mandanna will be seen playing the lead role in Vijay Deverakonda starrer Dear Comrade which was announced recently. And according to recent reports, Rahsmika Mandanna would be seen playing a cricketer in the film. To prepare for her role, Rashmika has started to train at cricket club in Hyderabad in order to hone her skills in cricket. Reports also reveal that Rashmika Mandanna would be seen playing a cricketer from Telangana state. Rashmika is said to be practicing batting in the nets and is going through some fielding sessions as well.
Dear Comrade will be Rashmika Mandanna’s third film in Telugu. It was being reported that Dear Comrade is the remake of Malayalam film CIA: Comrade in America which stars Dulquer Salmaan in the lead role. However, Dear Comrade director Bharat Kamma denied all these rumours and said that his film is a totally different subject.
Besides Dear Comrade, Rashmika Mandanna will also be seen playing the lead role in the multi-starrer with Nani and Nagarjuna which is being directed by Sriram Aditya. Rashmika will be paired opposite Nani in the film while Akanksha Singh will be seen acting alongside Nagarjuna. The film is yet to be titled and is currently being shot in and around Hyderabad. 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.
After having made an impressive debut in Kannada with Kirrik Party, Rashmika Mandanna has been grabbing all the attention from all the four South Indian languages. If reports are to be believed, Rashmika is also being considered for the S.S.Rajamouli multi-starrer with Ram Charan and Jr NTR. However, Rajamouli has been tight-lipped about the cast of the film which is yet to be revealed.