Bala's hunt for a suitable girl for the lead role in his mega
venture Naan Kadavul seems to be never-ending. The latest
victim of his elusive hunt has been the upcoming Bollywood actress
After Bhavana walked out of Naan Kadavul, Bala tried to
replace her with a Malayalee actress Parvathy, followed by
Karthika, who gave takes for just one day, and then Neetu
Neetu was one of the heroines in Priyadarshan's hit movie
Garam Masala, and later, she did the role of a beggar in
Madhur Bhandarkar's Traffic Signal. She has also done a
cameo in the award winning Telugu film Godavari.
Last week Bala invited the actress to Theni for a test. The
actress immediately came all the way from Mumbai to Madurai by
flight and met the director. But the latter was not happy with
typical north Indian looks of the actress. He told her that she
does not fit in the young beggar girl's role he has carved in his
Now he has resumed his search for a Tamil face for Naan
Kadavul. Naan Kadavul unit sources say that the
director has invited actress Pooja for a trial shoot and is
awaiting her reply.
It seems that the story of Baala's heroine hunt will be more
interesting than his script for Naan Kadavul!