Kannada actor Ajay Rao has roped
in actress Mayoori of Ashwini Nakshatra fame to play
female lead in Krishna Leela. The actor, who recently
launched his home banner 'Sri Krishna Arts Creation' will be
producing the movie.
Ajay launched his home banner and held the muhurtha of the movie
on his 34th birthday, January 24. The event was graced by Power
Star Puneet Rajkumar and director
Click on image to view the photos of Krishna Arts
Krishna Leela will be directed by Shashank, who had
earlier worked with the Ajay in Krishnan Love Story in 2010. The movie, which was
based on the real life incidence, received rave reviews from
critics and audience. Apart from Ajay, the movie had Radhika
Pandit, Umashree, Achyuth Kumar, Sharan, Pradeep, Harsha,
Chandra, Padmaja Rao and others in the significant roles.
Mayoori, who has become household name in Karnataka with her
appearance in lead role in TV Soap Ashwini Nakshatra, will
be making her Sandalwood debut with the movie. However, director
Shashank had earlier cleared that Krishna Leela has
nothing to do with his and Ajay's earlier movie, Krishnan Love
Story. He had said, "Krishna Leela will be a
different movie, which Kannada audience has never seen before. The
movie will be mainly about sensitive issues."