The team of RRR are currently on a scheduled break and will soon start shooting for the next schedule in Pune. Two Bollywood actors Alia Bhatt and Ajay Devgn are marking their Telugu debut with SS Rajamouli‘s RRR. Latest reports suggest that the makers are considering Shraddha Kapoor to replace Daisy Edgar Jones. Another Bollywood actor who is reportedly being considered for Daisy’s role is Parineeti Chopra.
The film was supposed to star British actor Daisy Edgar Jones opposite Jr NTR but recently the actor walked out citing ‘family circumstances.’ The makers are now looking for a replacement. Reports suggest that two actors are being considered for her replacement – Shraddha Kapoor and Parineeti Chopra.
The film will also star Ram Charan. The actor recently injured himself during a workout session and will directly join the team in Pune after recovering. He will be seen playing the role of Telugu freedom fighter Alluri Sitharama Raju.
Earlier, the official handle of RRR Movie took to their Twitter to welcome Alia and wrote, “Welcome aboard, @aliaa08! We are glad to have you play the female lead in our film. Happy Birthday in advance and hope you will have a wonderful journey with us..:).” Alia retweeted the same and wrote, “Today I feel truly truly grateful.. Cannot wait to begin this beautiful journey with this stellar cast and massive team.. thank you @ssrajamouli sir for giving me this opportunity to be directed by you..”.
Welcoming Ajay, they wrote, “.@ajaydevgn Sir, we are grateful to have you on the board. It’s a pleasure that you play a prominent role in the film. Can’t wait!.” To this Ajay replied by saying, “Happy to be a part… looking forward!”.
Set in the 1920s, the film is a fictional story but is based on two legendary freedom fighters Alluri Sitarama Raju and Komaram Bheem. Directed by SS Rajamouli, the film is slated to release on July 30, 2020.