'Mega Prince' Varun Tej's next film Valmiki under Harish Shankar's direction is currently under production. For the female lead role, dusky beauty Pooja Hegde's name has been in news for the past few days and it is also said that, she was offered healthy pay check for the film.
Now, some latest reports say that, she opted out of the project as she was not satisfied with the remuneration. Also, the DJ beauty is unable to allocate dates for the project, as she is already lined up with couple of projects.
Reportedly, Harish Shankar and his team are in search of a suitable leading lady and an official announcement would be made soon. Happening beauty Rashmika Mandanna's name is also said to be under consideration.
Raam and Gopichand Achanta are producing the movie under 14 Reels Plus banner.
On the other hand, Pooja is enjoying the success of her latest super hit film Maharshi and with back to back successful films, she has now become the most demandable heroine in Tollywood.
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