Actor Vijay Deverakonda and Rashmika Mandanna will pair up for a film which will be directed by Parasuram and bankrolled by Bunny Vaas. Said to be a romantic entertainer, the film has been titled Geetha Govindam. The title and the pre-look poster of Geetha Govindam was released via friendly banter on Twitter between Vijay Deverakonda and Rashmika Mandanna. While the pre-look title poster reveals that the two characters are trying to find ways to learn to know each other, the banter has something else to reveal.
As evident in the title, Vijay Deverakonda would be seen playing Govindam and Rashmika would be seen playing Geetha. The film will be presented by ace producer Allu Arvind under the banner GA2 Pictures. The music of the film will be composed by Gopi Sunder while the camera will be cranked by Manikandan. The announcement was in the pipeline for a long time now and is made now by the makers. The makers will unveil the first look poster of the film on June 23rd, 2018 much to the joy of fans.
— GA2 Pictures (@GA2Official) June 20, 2018
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.