After the super success of Rangasthalam, director Sukumar has taken a break of more than two years to start his next film. Finally, he is now prepping up to begin the works of his new project Pushpa. This movie features Allu Arjun and Rashmika Mandanna in the lead roles. If the latest grapevine is anything to go by, the director has roped in Aadhi Pinishetty to play a key role in the film.
According to the sources, Sukumar has recently offered a pivotal role for Aadhi in this movie. Without having any second thoughts, Aadhi agreed on doing this role. We hear that the Ninnu Kori actor will take part in the shoot as soon as the film goes on the floors. Sukumar and Aadhi worked together for Rangasthalam in the past. Aadhi got a lot of accolades for his role in the movie. We have to see what Sukumar has in store for this actor in this film. Meanwhile, Aadhi has also worked with Allu Arjun for the 2016 action drama Sarrainodu. He played the role of an antagonist in it.
The shoot of Pushpa will begin either in August or September. The story will revolve around the red sandalwood smuggling happen in the Rayalaseema region of Andhra Pradesh. Allu Arjun will play the role of a smuggler in it. He is getting trained in the Chittoor dialect for this movie. Devi Sri Prasad is composing the music of it.