Varun Tej and Pooja Hegde to Unite Again:- Mega Prince Varun Tej is riding high with the super success of F2. The actor took a small break and flew to USA to cut down his weight and turn fit. He soon returned back and started shooting for his next film Valmiki. Harish Shankar is the director and Valmiki is the remake of Tamil blockbuster film Jigarthanda. Varun Tej is the lead antagonist in the movie and Atharvaa Murali is the other lead actor in this high voltage action thriller.
As per the latest news, after a major hunt, the makers locked Pooja Hegde as the female lead in this action drama. Varun Tej romanced Pooja Hegde in his debut film Mukunda. This is the second time the duo is teaming up. Pooja Hegde has a limited role and she will be completing her part in just 15 days for the movie. Pooja is in huge demand and the makers agreed to pay Rs 2 crores as remuneration for her role. Devi Sri Prasad is the music director and 14 Reels Plus are the producers.