Samantha gives nod for ‘Jai Lava Kusa’
Hyderabad: Young Tiger NT Rama Rao had a success spree in the recent past with successive hits like ‘Rabhasa, Temper, Nannaku Prematho and Janata Garage’. His upcoming film had hit the floors recently. When a star hero’s film had hit the sets, several combinations get set. At the same time, they face problems with regard to the heroines. If the latest and upcoming heroines are selected, they are increasing their remuneration as they got an opportunity opposite a top star. If a little senior heroine has to be taken, there will be a problem with regard to certain sentiment. Now NTR too is also in such confusion. NTR’s film under the direction of KS Ravindra @ Bobby tentatively titled ‘Jai Lava Kusa’ is on sets and NTR is playing triple roles in the film. Of them one is father role, one is an antagonist and one is protagonist.
For this film, only Raasi Khanna was officially selected as the heroine and two others are yet to be confirmed. Niveda Thomas was also reportedly considered another heroine. Now the film makers and the hero are of the opinion to select Samantha as the third heroine. It may be mentioned here that Samantha paired up with NTR in ‘Janata Garage’ last year and Bobby too reportedly gave his nod to her. It is worth mentioning here that Samantha got engaged to Naga Chaitanya, but continues to sign for selective films in Telugu and Tamil languages. According to grape vine the film makers reportedly convinced her to do a role in their film opposite NTR and she too gave green signal to it. Samantha is presently doing a film in the combination of Cherry and Sukumar besides a cameo role in Rajugari Gadi-2. She is going to flash in a supporting role in the bio-pic of ‘Mahanati Savitr