Buzz has it that popular South Indian actress Pooja Hedge, who is a former beauty contest winner, has been finalized to star opposite megastar Prabhas in an upcoming film. To be directed by Radha Krishna, the movie is expected to be a romantic entertainer.
Pooja is currently going all out to promote her forthcoming film ‘Sakshyam’ which features Bellamkonda Srinivas opposite her. Soon after the release of ‘Sakshyam’, she will begin work on her next big project that stars superstar Mahesh Babu as the male lead. And now, the news of her joining the forces with none other than Prabhas has certainly surprised and, at the same time, delighted her fans across the world.
“Pooja is overwhelmed and humbled with the love she’s receiving with every passing week from not just audiences but from the film industry as well. She’s on a signing spree and has already signed with the best actors Tollywood has to offer, right from the nation’s favourite Prabhas to Mahesh Babu and Jr.NTR,” reveals a source close to the actress.
To be produced by UV Creations, the untitled project is expected to mount the shooting floor in May or June. Other important details will be out on the official announcement of the project.
Meanwhile, Prabhas is currently shooting for his next venture, Saaho. Also starring Bollywood actress Shraddha Kapoor in the lead role, the action adventure film is simultaneously being made in Tamil, Telugu and Hindi. It is scheduled to hit screens on 20th April 2018.