In this Pooja Hegde latest news, we tell you about the long legged beauty bagging the role of DJ Duvvada Jagannadham movie heroine opposite stylish star Allu Arjun.
Tall beauty Pooja Hegde has been finalized to play the female lead in Allu Arjun’s upcoming movie DJ Duvvada Jagannadham produced by Dil Raju’s Sri Venkateswara Creations.
Even though other heroines like Kajal Aggarwal and Krishna Gaadi Veera Prema fame Mehrene Kaur Pirzada were approached earlier for the role, Pooja Hegde has bagged the role opposite stylish star Allu Arjun who will be playing the title role – Duvvada Jagannadham.
Various media outlets have quoted a source from the film unit saying: “Pooja has been finalized as the leading lady for ‘DJ’. She plays a contemporary girl in this romantic drama and her role will appeal to all sections of the audience.”
The film DJ Duvvada Jagannadham is directed by Harish Shankar under Dil Raju’s production. Devi Sri Prasad is scoring the music for this film. The film is expected to release in April 2017.
The regular shooting of this film is likely to start from October onwards.
This will be the third film for Pooja Hegde in Telugu after her debut in Naga Chaitanya’s Oka Laila Kosam followed up by Varun Tej’s Mukunda.
Recently Pooja Hegde made her Bollywood debut through Ashutosh Gowariker’s movie Mohenjo Daro starring opposite to Hrithik Roshan. This high budget film based on Indus valley civilization bombed at the Box Office.
Meanwhile Bunny Allu Arjun is on a roll with his previous movie Sarrainodu turning out to be a super hit. Hope this 17th movie of his career also reaches the expectations of his fans and brings the DJ team success.
Devi Sri Prasad, who is known for his peppy, foot tapping tunes, is planning to create innovative music for this big budget project.
Interestingly this is the third time for both Allu Arjun and director Harish Shankar to work with star producer Dil Raju. Allu Arjun who works with him after seven years, had featured in Dil Raju’s Aarya and Parugu. Harish Shankar had directed NRT Jr featuring Ramayya Vastavayya and Sai Dharam Tej starrer Subramanyam for Sale.
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