Ace director Trivikram Srinivas and Superstar Mahesh Babu are joining hands for the Third time after Athadu and Khaleja. The regular shooting of this untitled film will commence in August and Mahesh will join the sets in the third week. The makers have already announced that this big-budget entertainer will hit the screens in Summer 2023.
Meanwhile, it is heard that Trivikram is on the lookout for the second female lead in the film. Already, it has been announced that Pooja Hegde will play the film’s leading lady. Trivikram has cultivated a taste to cast two heroines in all his films from a long time. This has proven to be a hit formula for his films and he banks on this sentiment for every outing. Even his last film Ala Vykuntapuramlo also featured two heroines.
Now, for Mahesh Babu’s film, Trivikram is scouting the second female lead. Earlier, it was speculated that happening beauty Sree Leela is in talks for this role. However, she seems to be out of consideration now. Reports suggest that Trivikram is looking for a more familiar face to cast as the second heroine.
It is said that he is considering a couple of noted heroines’ names and a final decision will be taken in a few more weeks. Priyanka Arul Mohan is the forerunner, said a close source to the team. An official confirmation is needed to end the speculations.