According to the latest reports, the director is trying to bring Rakul Preet Singh on board to romance Mahesh Babu

After the blockbuster hit Rangasthalam starring Ram Charan Teja and Samantha Akkineni, director Sukumar is all set to deliver another movie to the Tollywood fans. Rangasthalam’s success bagged the director extreme appreciations for his work and thus the excitement for his next is understandable. Infact there is another reason as the director has cast Tollywood superstar Mahesh Babu. The movie will be produced by Mythri Movie Makers. If this was not enough to leave you excited then according to the latest reports, the director is trying to bring Rakul Preet Singh on board to romance Mahesh Babu.

Yes, you read it right! A source revealed that the director is very impressed with Rakul’s work and wants to rope in for the movie. An industry source was quoted saying, “Rakul Preet Singh is one of the hot contenders to play love interest to Mahesh Babu, but nothing is fixed yet.” Thus, if everything falls into place then, once again the pair of Spyder will work together in this Sukumar directorial film.

Meanwhile, Rakul has a number of projects in her kitty. The actress will be next seen playing Sridevi in NTR biopic starring Nandamuri Balakrishna. She will be also seen in Surya starrer Nanda Gopalan Kumaran, Karthi starrer Dev and in an untitled film with Sivakarthikeyan. In Bollywood, she has De De Pyaar De with Ajay Devgn.
On the other hand, Mahesh Babu will be romancing Pooja Hegde in his upcoming 25th project Maharshi, which is being helmed by Vamsi Paidipally.