We recently reported that Jr NTR has started shooting for his next film with Director Bobby which is titled Jai Lava Kusa. The makers revealed the first look of the film on Sri Rama Navami and the expectations are high on this film gave the fan following of NTR. Samantha Ruth Prabhu is playing one of the roles in the film and reports suggest that her character might have few negative shades which will be a first for the actress. An official announcement regarding the rest of the cast was awaited. And here comes an official announcement.`
The production house of the film, NTR Arts, owned by NTR’s brother Nandamuri Kalyanram made an official announcement on their social media page that actress Nivetha Thomas is officially on board. Only one film old in Tollywood, this will be a great achievement for the Malayalam actress who stole hearts of many with her looks and performance in Nani’s Gentleman. Nivetha has worked with Kamal Haasan in Tamil in the remake of Malayalam hit Drishyam, titled Papanasam. Nivetha was highly appreciated for her performance in Gentleman. Nivetha is currently working with on a film titled with Ninnukori with Nani and Aadi Pinisetty playing the lead roles.
Jr NTR will be playing a triple role for the first time in his career in Jai Lava Kusa. Since he is playing three characters, speculations are that there would be three leading ladies too. Samantha and Nivetha have already grabbed two of them.
Reports say that the makers are in negotiations with Raashi Khanna for the third female lead.