Naga Chaitanya is slowly getting back to his most celebrated place, with two back to back romantic dramas in his kitty. One being Gautam Menon's Sahasame Swasaga Saagipo, the other is a remake of Malayalam super hit, Premam, titled as Majnu in Telugu.
It is known that Shruti Haasan paired up with Chaitanya
for the film and she will donne a deglam role, as acollege
professor in cotton sarees and no make-up.
She is reprising the role played by Sai Pallavi in the original.
Since the character had won many hearts in Malayalam and became
very popular among youth in South India, it has garnered a great
hype for the Telugu version as well.
On that note, Shruti Haasan's first look as Malar and Naga
Chaitanya's getup as George were leaked online from the shooting
spot and they are now going viral on social networking
The first schedule of the film has been started with the college
love episode and we are yet to know what was Shruti named in the
film while the original was Malar. Anupamama Parameshwaran, who had
played the role of hero's school crush in Premam, will reprise it
in Telugu too.
Though many names were in circulation, Regina is reportedly
confirmed for the third female lead. Meanwhile, Check out the
slides below to see the pictures of Shruti Haasan and Naga
Chaitanya from Majnu.
Shruti Haasan has the challenging job of reprising Malar as the
character is already a popular one among movie lovers. We must wait
and see how far she will impress in the role.
Nivin Pauly played George in the original and the role needs
three different looks to portray the character in different stages
A lot of trolls on Shruti are in circulation by the people, who
do not like Shruti to play Malar and it is now a real challenge for
the actress to prove them wrong.
The first schedule of the film is happening in Vizag at Andhra
University and fans are going in huge numbers to see Chaitanya and
The film has been titled as Majnu and the character of Chay is
expected to be named as Majnu and Shruti's as Laila.
Shruti's getup from the film has already been raking up some
criticism from Malayalam fans, as they do not want to imagine
anybody as Malar except Sai Pallavi.
Do let us know how do you all like Shruti's look as Malar and
Chai's looks as George from the much awaited remake, by leaving
your opinions on Twitter @telugu_films.