,” who made her Kannada debut with Super featuring
, was said to have been approached to play one of the female leads in The Villain, featuring
.” However, she didn’t sign the film. The latest report about Nayanthara is that she had been approached to play the female lead opposite to
in the movie on Rajaveera Madakari Nayaka. The film is directed by
Rajendra Singh Babu
, which is based on the book by BL Babu.
The historical movie also has the star cast of
” and “
.” Sumalatha will be seen as Rajamatha. The shooting started in Hyderabad Ramoji Rao Film City. The film is produced by . The makers are tightlipped about Nayanthara’s cast. It is heard that they have plans to release the film in multiple languages and hence picked Nayan, who is a multilingual star. Yet, we have to wait for the confirmation! The shooting will be held in Chitradurga, Mumbai and Rajasthan, besides Hyderabad. The team has roped in Hamsalekha to compose music and Ashok Kashyap to crank the camera.