Vastavam Web: Shriya Saran has been roped to play the female lead in Balakrishna-Puri’s Gangster Flick. She even joined the shoot Today and will be doing combination scenes with the Male Lead for the next two weeks.Initially, Puri Jagannath contemplated on signing a Newbie as Female Lead. He, however, was forced to change his decision after receiving negative feedback from the fans. Amala Paul, Shriya Saran & Few Other Senior Actresses were considered for the role.
Finally, Shriya bagged the offer as her pairing with Nata Simha has been received quite well in both ‘Chennakesava Reddy’ and ‘Gautamiputra Satakarni’.Nandamuri Fans were happy with the choice of Female Lead. They believe hit sentiment is going to benefit Puri’s Movie in a big way.