Genelia, the top Telugu actress has dropped out from Goutham
Menon's dream project with Surya 'Vaaranam Ayiram'. The director
had announced this officially yesterday and he is looking for a
fresh face in her place.
The buzz is that Genelia decided to walk out after Gautham
refused to pay the hefty salary that she was demanding and is
actually getting in Telugu cinema. But Genelia clarified today that
she has withdrawn from the film Vaaranam Aayiram due to her hectic
schedule and non-availability of dates!
Vaaranam Aayiram was touted to be one the hottest projects in
Tamil, but now Surya is busy completing Hari's project Vel, and
Gautham is shooting his quickie 'Chennayil Oru Mazhaikaalam' with
Now Hari has been completed Vel and the post production work is
going on. The actor and director have decided to resume the work of
Vaaranam Aayiram by the end of September. The second schedule is
planned to be shot completely in the US and Gautham and his unit
will be flying off to California on the 29th and shoot for over a
month. According to the director, there is a possibility of
including a third heroine also in the film!