It is known that Ram Charan turned down Mani Ratnam's script. Now, The ace filmmaker has roped Malayalam Superstar Mammooty's son Dulquer Salman to play the lead role in this movie and Nithya Menon plays his love interest.
Sources close to the unit say, This film is an urban love story having Chennai and Mumbai as a backdrop. It was planned with a shoestring budget of Rs 5-6 crore and shooting will be wrapped up by December this year. Release would be in February next year.
Prakash Raj who is playing a pivotal role in the movie on Monday commented: "Dulquer and Nithya Menon wow!! love working with these young breed of actors...With Manirathnam and PC calling the shots life is richer!! Cheers".
Will Ram Charan regret missing this movie post the release? The confidence of Prakash Raj hints its going to be a smash hit for sure and may be this going to be Mani's comeback movie. Mega Fans would surely find fault with Cherry for missing a golden opportunity of working with legendary filmmaker who could bring the best out of him.