Pooja Hegde to star opposite Suriya in Hari's Aruvaa

Pooja Hegde to star opposite Suriya in Hari's Aruvaa

Pooja Hegde made her Kollywood debut in 2012 with Jiiva's Mugamoodi. Now, it looks like the actress is all set to make a comeback in Tamil after almost 8 years wih Suriya's upcoming film, directed by Hari.

According to latest reports, the actress will be seen playing the female lead in Hari's Aruvaa, which is likely to go on floors in the first week of May.

Sources say that the makers of the film had initially approached Rashmika Mandanna for the same role. The actress agreed to be a part of the film and was supposed to shoot for it in March. However, due to the novel coronavirus outbreak, the shoot of the film was postponed.

Now, there are reports that the actress has opted out of the project due to date issues and the makers have roped in Pooja Hegde to play the female lead.

An official announcement will be made by April end.

Bankrolled by Gnanavel Raja under his home banner Studio Green Productions, the film is touted to be an out-and-out action entertainer. D Imman will be composing music for the film.

Pooja Hegde was last seen in Allu Arjun's Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo, which set the cash registers ringing at the box office. The actress is currently working on a film titled, Most Eligible Bachelor, which has Akhil Akkineni as the protagonist. She is also a part of a Telugu film, titled Jaan.