Sai Pallavi Says No to Mahesh? Anil Ravipudi. Heroine Sai Pallavi is said to have rejected the offer to play the heroine opposite to Super Star Mahesh Babu in his next movie. The director of his next film Anil Ravipudi has decided to Approach Rashmika Mandanna and Katrina Kaif as a potential replacement.
We all know that Mahesh wants to work with a young director for his next movie. So, for the reason and some scripting issues he walked away from the Sukumar’s film, Mahesh and Sukumar worked together for the film “1 Nenokadinay”‘. Sukumar recent film was “Rangasthalam” which was a recent blockbuster in the box-office.
In the place of Sukumar’s Project, it was replaced by the director Anil Ravipudi of F2- Fun, and Frustration. So, to pair up with Mahesh they have three names in their mind Sai Pallavi, Rashmika Mandanna and Katrina Kaif are in the recommendation list. And in the list Sai Pallavi was given as a first priority, but she refused to reject the film. So, Anil Ravipudi approached Rashmika and she accepted the film.
Mahesh Babu was extremely impressed with Anil Ravipudi’s script which is the reason he backed out of Sukumar’s film. The actor took to Twitter to reveal that he had a fallout with Sukumar due to creative differences.
Now, in the direction of Anil Ravipudi, Mahesh and Rashmika are pairing together. Sai Pallavi entered the film industry with uncredited roles in Kasthuri Maan (2005) and Dhaam Dhoom (2008). She rose to fame with the Malayalam movie Premam which marked her debut as a heroine. Her next movies like Kali, Fidaa and Middle-Class Abbayi were hits at the box office. Her performance in these films landed her several offers. But she has been very choosy and said no to many directors.