This is why Rashmika Mandanna rejected Jersey remake

Happening heroine Rashmika Mandanna reveals the reason for rejecting the prestigious project Jersey in Hindi.
Written By Manoj Kumar | Updated: December 09, 2019 16:04 IST
This is why Rashmika Mandanna rejected Jersey remake

Kannada beauty Rashmika Mandanna made a striking debut into films with the super hit film Kirrik Party. Soon, she debuted into the Telugu industry with the film Chalo. That was a hit at the box office. After that Rashmika went on to star in various films like Geeta Govindham, Devadas, and Dear Comrade. She is now working for Superstar Mahesh Babu's Sarileru Neekevvaru and Nithiin's Bheeshma.

Rashmika also got the chance of acting in a big Bollywood movie. She was actually offered the female lead role in the Hindi remake of Jersey. But the actress declined the offer politely. The reports claimed that she rejected the project due to the remuneration issues. But Rashmika said there is no truth in such news.
She says that she didn't sign the project as she felt that she can't do enough justice to the character. She feels that Jersey needs powerful performances from the lead actors. Rashmika felt that she needs to get more involved in the character. At this point in time, she is not ready to do such heavy roles.
Finally, Mrinal Thakur has got signed up as the female lead. Shahid Kapoor is reprising the role of Nani from the original. Telugu version's director Gautham Tinnanuri is helming the remake as well.