Vijay Deverakonda and Rashmika Mandanna will pair up for the first time in a romantic entertainer titled Geetha Govindham which was announced recently. Directed by Parasuram, Geetha Govindam will be bankrolled by Bunny Vaas and presented by ace producer Allu Arvind under the banner GA2 Pictures. The makers have now unveiled the first look poster of Geetha Govindham which is cute and appealing. As suggested in the title, the actors will be seen playing the titular roles. Vijay and Rashmika have been having a funny banter on Twitter about the film leaving fans of both the stars confused and at the same time asking for more. The shooting of the film is set to begin soon and the release date is expected to be around the early part of 2019.
That’s Geetha, and The troublesome Govinda together🤦🏻♀ in my next flick ‘Geetha Govindam’. 🤷🏻♀
All the very best dealing with Geetha, Mr. Govind.. inn mele nin kathe ashte..😈 pic.twitter.com/zCVxjOw0tX
— Rashmika Mandanna (@iamRashmika) June 23, 2018
Geetha Govindham will be the second film together for Rashmika and Vijay together and will be seen in Dear Comrade too which will be directed by Bharat Kamma. Geetha Govindham is said to be a breezy romantic entertainer and as suggested in their Twitter conversations, Vijay may could be seen wooing Rashmika in the plot.
— Vijay Deverakonda (@TheDeverakonda) June 23, 2018
The music of the film will be composed by Gopi Sunder while the camera will be cranked by Manikandan. Geetha Govindam earlier had Lavanya Tripathi as the leading lady but the actress opted out of the project due to unknown reasons. The makers later on brought Rashmika onboard the film which is said to be a breezy entertainer.
Vijay Deverakonda is currently shooting for his Tamil debut NOTA which is being directed by Anand Shankar and produced by KE Gnanavelraja. The film will be a Tamil-Telugu bilingual and stars Mehreen PIrzada as the leading lady.
On the other hand, Rashmika Mandanna is shooting for the multi-starrer featuring Nani and Akkineni Nagarjuna in the lead roles. Rashmika is paired up opposite Nani in the film and will be her second film in Telugu after Chalo. The multi-starrer is beig directed by Sriram Aditya.