A while back there were rumours of actress Tamannaah being a part of Puneet Rajkumar's upcoming movie Dodmane Huduga. Originally, Ramya was supposed to be the lead actress. However, after she pulled out of the project, the replacement is yet to be announced.
The rumours of Tamannaah being a part of Dodmane
Hedgehas been refuted by Puneet's manager, Rajkumar.
Talking to a Kannada daily, Rajkumar said that they never
approached the actress with the project. He said that, actress from
Telugu film industry are very reluctant to work in the Kannada
movies. For them, the industry is many grades lower than
In the last few years, many Telugu actresses have refused to
work in Kannada movies. Sometimes, theremuneration asked by
the actress is very high. Rajkumar added that many Kannada
actresses, who have established themselves in other industries also
refuse to work in the Kannada movies. Earlier, Anuskha Shetty was
approached several times by various Kannada producers, but she
excused herself saying she has no dates,
Puneet Rajkumar's next movie Mythriwas supposed
to have a popular actress from the Telugu film industry, claims
Rajkumar, who is also the producer for the movie. But things did
not go as per the plan due to the big demands made by the actress.
Rajkumar added that it is sad that the actress from other film
industry consider Kannada film industry to be of lower
It is surprising that with so many talented actresses in Kannada, producers are still hell bent on getting actress from other film industry.