Rakul Preet Singh replaces NayantharaPublished: February 9, 2016
Rakul Preet Singh, the ‘Ennamo Edho’ girl who is now one of the most happening heroines in Tollywood, has been finalised as the lead lady of the Telugu remake of ‘Thani Oruvan’, featuring Ram Charan in the lead.
Confirming the development, the actress from Punjab, says, “Yes, it’s true. But am yet to sign the dotted line. I will join the team either by March or April.” An adrenaline pumping action thriller directed by Mohan Raja and written by Subha, ‘Thani Oruvan‘ featured Jayam Ravi, Arvind Swamy and Nayanthara in lead roles.
The plot revolves around IPS Officer Mithran who wants to arrest Siddharth Abhimanyu, an affluential scientist who uses hidden illegal medical practices for profit. The film was released on 28 August 2015 to critical acclaim from critics and became a blockbuster at the box office.