Mega hero Varun Tej and Harish Shankar’s latest venture Valmiki is a remake of hit Tamil film ‘Jigarthanda’. Director Harish Shankar had approached Pooja Hegde for the female lead role…it is said that she demanded a whopping amount of 2 crores. Similarly, a buzz was created that Harish Shankar narrated a story to Pawan Kalyan and soon it will go on floors. The news went viral on social media.
Harish Shankar took to Twitter and gave clarification about these rumors. Pooja Hegde demands 2 crores to star in Valmiki is completely false. Everyone knows that I like to team up with Pawan Kalyan. However, the news about meeting Pawan garu is also false. He urged everyone to maintain patience until the makers give an official statement.