South Indian superstar Allu Arjun has set a new record for the number of followers. The number of his Instagram followers has crossed 13 million. Allu Arjun is the first South Indian film star to achieve this feat. Vijay Devarakonda is the second most followed young actor behind Allu Arjun.
Allu's popularity has skyrocketed with the release of 'Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo' in 2020. Malayalee actor Jayaram also played the lead role in the movie starring Pooja Hegde.
Meanwhile, Allu Arjun's upcoming Telugu film 'Pushpa' is all set to release. Pushpa, directed by Sukumar and starring Allu Arjun, Rashmika Mandanna, and Fahadh Faasil, is one of the year’s most anticipated films. Fahad Faasil arrives as the villain in Pushpa.
The film will have its release in five languages. Pushpa will release in Telugu, Tamil, Hindi, Kannada, and Malayalam. The first plan was to release the first part of Pushpa on August 13 and the second part in 2022. Pushpa’s release date shifted to December as theatres closed due to the Covid expansion.
Dhananjay, Sunil, and Ajay Ghosh play other important roles. Rasool Pookutty is the sound mixer for the film. Allu Arjun is reuniting with director Sukumar and composer Devi Sri Prasad is Pushpa. Arya and Arya 2 are two of the trio's previous hit films.
According to reports, Allu Arjun has paid Rs 70 crore for the film. It is reported that the film is being made at a cost of Rs 250 crores.