Famous director Gunasekhar has announced the film 'Shaakuntalam' introducing his daughter Neelima Guna as a producer. Gunasekhar announced that the film is a pan India movie. The film will be made as a love story. Melody Brahma Mani Sharma is composing music for the film.
However, the discussion has begun on who is playing the title role since Gunasekhar announced the film. Anushka Shetty, who has previously acted in Gunasekhar's self-made 'Rudramadevi'. Rumors have been that the title role will be played in 'Shaakuntalam'. But now the rumor has taken another turn. Anushka is not the role of Shakuntala Pooja Hegde is the news from industry sources.
Director Gunasekhar feels that Pooja is good for Shakuntala's role. However, she is not yet met by Gunasekhar. Pooja has now gone to Italy for shooting 'Radheshyam'. After she came from there, Gunasekhar will tell the story together. If she says okay. Otherwise, Gunasekhar is also considering Samantha as an alternative. The truth in this rumor is Who will play the role of Shakuntala, wait until the official announcement comes.
Meanwhile, Gunasekhar announced 'Hiranyakashyap' after 'Rudramadevi'. Rana will play a major role. Now, Gunasekhar has announced 'Shaakuntalam' to the project. 'Hiranyakashyapa' is not updated. Gunasekhar who has lost the film 'Rudramadevi' Let's get hit with 'Shaakuntalam' and get the profits.