New Delhi: Rashmika Mandanna, who rose to nationwide fame post the mega success of Pushpa: The Rise, is already busy with several big projects in her kitty. The Dear Comrade star will soon be making her Bollywood debut opposite Ranbir Kapoor in Sandeep Reddy Vanga’s Animal.
According to several reports, the ‘national crush of India’ has now been roped in to play actor Vikram’s love interest in his next, Chiyaan 61.
A report by Bollywood Life read, “The makers have approached Rashmika for Chiyaan 61 and she too is managing her dates amid her chockablock schedule. While the makers are also tight-lipped about the cast of the film and are stating that when the official announcement comes there will be big surprises for the fans in store”.
Recently, Rashmika’s upcoming movie Sita Ramam‘s first look poster featuring her character Afree was released on the auspicious occasion of Eid-Al-Adha. Directed by Hanu Ragavapudi, the upcoming action romantic film also casts Mrunal Thakur and Sumanth Kumar in the lead roles.
Soon after the first look posters of, the Bheeshma actor were out, fans swamped the comment section with heart and fire emoticons. The story of Swapna Dutt’s production film revolves around the characters of Dulquer and Mrunal, who play Ram and Sita, respectively. The romantic drama is against the backdrop of a war.
Sita Ramam is being made simultaneously in Telugu, Tamil and Malayalam languages. The film is slated to release on August 5, 2022, in Telugu, Hindi, Tamil and Malayalam.
Rashmika will also be seen in the upcoming Bollywood flix Mission Majnu alongside Sidharth Malhotra and Goodbye with Amitabh Bachchan.
Meanwhile, Vikram will next be seen in Cobra. Directed by Ajay Gnanamuthu with A R Rahman as music composer, Cobra is set to be released in theatres on August 11. It also stars Srinidhi Shetty, Miya George, Roshan Mathew, and marks the feature film debut of cricketer Irfan Pathan.
With ANI Inputs.