Vijay Deverakonda picks homely girl

Vijay Deverakonda is donning producers hat with his banner ‘King of the Hill’ is no news. The first film under his production will see Tharun Bhascker known for directing films like ‘Pelli Chupulu’ and ‘Ee Nagaraniki Emaindi’ is debuting as an actor for the first time. The latest we hear is that has picked up a homely girl as the lead actress.

Vani Bhojan, a Tamil star, is known for her work in daily soap ‘Deivamagal’, and his films with Vaibhav and another film titled ‘N4′. Talking about her Tollywood debut, Vani said, “It is Vijay’s first production, which will have Tharun and me in the lead. Sameer, a short filmmaker from Chennai, will be directing the film. It is a fun subject which falls in a different genre. We are almost done with the shoot.” She adds, “Most of the people from the team were Tamilians. I had a few who helped with the dialogues. I used to memorise my lines just before the shoot.”