Speculations were rife on who will be playing the female lead in Sangamithra since Shruti Haasan officially walked out of the project. The historical epic drama will tell the stories of warrior Sangamithra, a fictional character, where Shruti was originally picked to play the lead role.
But, she pulled out of the magnum opus venture citing the she hasn’t yet received bounded script and dates for the film. There have been lots of debates on why she opted out of the film. And, at the same time, everybody out there is eagerly waiting for an announcement from the production house in this regard.
The makers of the film are looking out for a replacement and were in talks with leading heroines. As per insiders, lady superstar Nayanthara will likely be roped in to play Sangamithra in the film. She is currently in overseas busy shooting for her upcoming film and will listen to the script once she returns to Chennai. Apparently, she could be a right pick that the previous cast.
Sangamithra will be directed by Sundar C and produced by Sri Thenandal Films at a whopping budget of Rs. 250 crore. Jayam Ravi and Arya are also part of the lead cast which has AR Rahman musical.