Not Janhvi Kapoor, THIS Bollywood Actress To Romance Vijay Deverakonda in Fighter?
Bollywood actress Ananya Pandey who was last seen in Pati Patni Aur Woh, will be seen romancing Telugu star Vijay Deverakonda in Fighter.
Ananya Panday is an Indian actress, who debuted in Bollywood with Student of the Year 2 in 2019. After making her Bollywood debut, Ananya Panday has bagged multiple projects including Vijay Deverakonda’s upcoming film titled Fighter.
Yes, if anything to go by a report published on Pinkvilla, Ananya Panday will be seen romancing Vijay Deverakonda, who has become a national crush after his blockbuster film, Arjun Reddy. Notably, Fighter will mark the Hindi film debut of Dear Comrade actor. Ananya Panday Finalised to Play Lead Opposite Vijay Deverakonda in His Bollywood Debut
A source quoted as saying to Pinkvilla, “Puri Jagannadh is directing the film and Vijay plays the lead in Fighter. The film goes on floors in Mumbai from today. A lot of the portions of the movie will be shot in the city. The team was looking for a younger generation actress to be cast opposite Vijay in the actioner. Apparently, Karan Johar plans to present the film’s Hindi version.”
Earlier, there were reports stating that Janhvi Kapoor will play lead role in Vijay Deverakonda’s Fighther but she reportedly refused to star in Puri Jagannadh’s film. The reason behind walking out of the film is that she was finding difficult to juggle her dates for this movie and is also busy with multiple projects.
“Ananya Panday will romance Vijay in the film. They needed a fresh pairing and plan to release the film pan-India in several languages. They approached Ananya for the film and she really liked the concept. It’s a fresh love-story which is loaded with action.”
On the professional front, Ananya Panday will next be seen in Khali Peeli co-starring Ishaant Khattar, followed by Shakun Batra’s directorial that also features Deepika Padukone and Siddhant Chaturvedi.