After impressing the Telugu audiences with “Chalo”, earlier this year, Kannada actress Rashmika Mandanna will now star in “Arjun Reddy” fame actor Vijay Deverakonda starrer “Dear Comrade.”
According to the source, Vijay Deverakonda’s on-screen character is that of a student leader coming from a communist family.
Actress Rashmika, will be seen as a cricketer playing for the state of Telangana. Sources close to the actress reveal that she is taking cricket lessons in Hyderabad at the Cricket Club there for some net sessions. She reportedly wishes to hone her batting skills and learn her fielding techniques.
The movie directed by Bharat Kamma was initially inspired from the Malayalam film “Comrade in America’ (CIA) which starred Dulquer Salmaan as the lead actor. The film has been bankrolled by Mythri Movie Makers, known for producing a number of super-hit films such as “Srimanthudu”, “Janatha Garage” and “Rangasthalam.”