Sye Raa is, without doubt, the most prestigious big budget project for Mega Star Chiranjeevi. He is the biggest draw for the film. As if this was not enough, the unit roped in an ensemble cast which includes biggies such as Amitabh Bachchan, Vijay Sethupathi, Jagapathi Babu and Kicha Sudeep. South India’s lady Superstar Nayanthara is doing the female lead, while Tamannaah is doing a special role. Now, the latest buzz is that Arundhati, Bahubali fame Anushka is also being roped in for the project.
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In fact, Anushka was the original choice for the heroine’s role. But, post-Size Zero weight issues forced the unit to opt for Nayan. But, the unit still feels that there is a space for Anushka. So, they are trying to rope her in. There is a general feeling that a historic and period flick will become a hit only when there is Anushka in it.
Anushka was featured in Arundhati, Rudrama Devi and Bahubali and all these were big hits. So, the unit feels Anushka should be there in the film So, she has been taken to do a special role. Sources say her role would be the biggest surprise in the film. It is being rumoured that her look would soon be released.