Om Raut’s upcoming directorial ‘Adipurush’ starring pan-Indian superstar Prabhas has cinephiles’ heart and the film is getting bigger with each passing day with the team roping in cast and crew. While Saif Ali Khan and Ajay Devgn are already on board for the spectacular adaptation of Ramayana, speculations over the lead actress are making rounds on social media.
Initially, reports have it that national award-winning actress Keerthy Suresh will essay the leading lady role of Sita. After which, names of Anushka Sharma and Kiara Advani as well popped up which ended up as false rumours. In a recent exclusive information from Filmfare, young actress Kriti Sanon who is familiar to Telugu audience with Mahesh’s film ‘1-Nennokkadine’ was roped in for the crucial role.
While fans can’t wait for an official announcement from the makers, social media flooded with posts congratulations messages for the ‘Luka Chuppi’ actress. At present, Kriti Sanon is playing the lead role in ‘Mimi’, the Hindi remake of Marathi film ‘Mala Aai Vhhaychy!’
The team by now has announced that Prabhas will play Lord Ram, Saif Ali Khan will play Raavan and Ajay Devgn is said to be playing Lord Shiva. Expected to hit the sets by 2021 after Prabhas wraps up Naga Ashwin’s project, ’Adipurush’ will be releasing in several languages including Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada and a few foreign languages and is scheduled for a 2022 release.