Reportedly, Dulquer Salmaan will be romancing
Menen in Mani Ratnam's upcoming untitled movie.
Earlier, it was rumoured that Alia Bhatt will be playing the female
lead in the movie; but according to the latest reports, Nithya has
been finalised for the role. It is also rumoured that the movie is
a remake of Mani Ratnam's blockbuster movie Mouna
Ragam; but none of these reports are officially confirmed
Read: Confirmed: Dulquer Salmaan Is Mani Ratnam's Next
The movie is all set to go on floors by October 6th
in Chennai. A R Rahman is composing the music for the movie. Rest
of the cast and crew is yet to be revealed.
Dulquer Salmaan and Nithya Menen has earlier paired up in the
popular movie Usthad Hotel. The duo was
well-praised for their onscreen chemistry, and had won the award
for Best Onscreen Pair at the Vanitha Film Awards of 2012. They
will be sharing screen in the upcoming movie 100 Days
Of Love, directed by debutant Jenuse Mohammed. If the
reports are true, Mani Ratnam's movie will be the third movie of
Earlier it was rumoured that Mani Ratnam had approached Fahadh
Faasil to play the lead role in his next; but the actor denied the
rumours by stating that he is not approached by the veteran
director. Later, it was officially confirmed that it is not Fahadh;
it is Dulquer Salmaan who has been approached to play the lead in
Mani Ratnam movie.