Ravi Teja and Ramesh Varma’s collaboration for an action entertainer is quite the news in the filmy world. Reportedly, the film is tentatively titled Khiladi. From Nidhhi Agerwal to Seerat Kapoor, many actresses’ names popped up about who would be the leading lady. Now, the latest name for the leading lady is Ritu Varma.
According to a leading portal, it is now Ritu Varma. “Ritu Varma has been approached to play the female lead in this film. The makers had narrated the plotline to her and Ritu, who is keen to do some versatile roles, is pleased with both her character and the story. However, she is yet to give her nod as she is busy with a couple of films (sic,)” the portal quoted a source.
Another interesting fact is that Seerat Kapoor was also approached for another lead role in the film. It is also said that Bollywood bombshell Ameesha Patel has been roped in for a special number in the film.
Meanwhile, Ravi Teja has recently resumed the shoot for his upcoming film Krack, co-starring Shruti Haasan. The film is directed by Gopichand Malineni and is in the last stage of the shooting process. If the grapevine is anything to go by, Ravi Teja would begin to shoot for Khiladi after wrapping Krack.
Ritu Varma is currently busy with Nani Starrer Tuck Jagadish and an untitled bilingual film with Sharwanand. She also has another yet to be titled film with Naga Shaurya. She has resumed post-COVID work and is currently shooting with Naga Shaurya.