It is a dream-come-true opportunity for Namitha Pramod, who has always admitted her deep admiration for Prithviraj. The actress has always stated that Prithviraj is her favourite among the young generation actors of Malayalam cinema.
Earlier, it was reported that popular South Indian actress Vedhika will essay the female lead in Amar Akbar Anthony. The crew is yet to announce the details regarding the female lead officially.
Sources related to the movie suggest that Vedhika has been replaced by Namitha Pramod, as the former is busy with her other commitments. Recently, Namitha had also replaced Vedhika in Dileep starrer Chandrettan Evideya.
According to some other sources, Amar Akbar Anthony will feature two female leads; which will be played by Vedhika and Namitha Pramod respectively. None of these reports are confirmed yet.
Amar Akbar Anthony, will have Prithviraj, Jayasurya and Indrajith portraying the three title characters respectively. The movie, which is jointly produced by Ananya Films and United Global Media, will start rolling from the third week of April.