The fight over the female lead in Dhruva Natchathiram has already begun. Trisha Krishnan, one of the top actresses of South, and Amala Paul, the fast-growing actress in South, are in the race. In fact, they are the only two strong contenders to play the female lead in the movie starring Surya and directed by Gautham Vasudev Menon.
The rumour mills say that Trisha Krishnan has been approached and she is very likely to sign the project. The actress has a very good role and she has almost given her consent. It has to be noted that the actress had earlier worked in Gautham Menon's Vinnaithandi Varuvaya, where her role of Jessie won a lot of accolades.
Trisha Krishnan has earlier worked with Surya in movies like Mounam Pesiyathe and Aaru. Their combo was well-received by Tamil audience. Continue reading the story on the slideshow...
Is Amala Game For Second Fiddle?
On the other end, reports say that Amala Paul has been approached. While some say that she along with Trisha is in race, a few reports claim that the former has been approached to play the second fiddle.
The rumours on Amala Paul being approached to act in the movie grew stronger after a tweet posted by the actress. She wrote, "I have just accomplished one of the most awaited dreams in my career, no not yet the time to share with u my wonderful people."
No Confirmation Yet
However, neither Trisha Krishnan nor Amala Paul has confirmed the news. And Gautham Menon remained unavailable for the comment as he is busy giving final touches to the script at an unknown location.
Surya and Gautham Menon's third combo film Dhruva Natchathiram was launched on May 2. The regular shooting of the film will start from June 16.
Gautham Vasudev Menon's Dhruva Natchathiram will be made under his banner Photon Kathaas. He has already finalised Simran and R Parthepan for the supporting cast.