Reason Behind Sai Pallavi Replacement In Pawan Kalyan Starrer
The shooting of the Telugu remake of Ayyappanum Koshiyum, starring Power Star Pawan Kalyan and Rana Daggubati, has been halted due to second wave of Covid. Pawan Kalyan and Rana Daggubati are sharing the screen for the first time. Earlier there was a strong buzz in the film circles that Sai Pallavi would essay the female lead role and would be seen as Pawan Kalyan’ wife in the film. Now the reports are coming that the actress has been replaced by Nithya Menen.
The sources close to the makers of the film revealed the real reason why the makers of the film replaced Sai Pallavi with Nithya Menen in Ayyappanum Koshiyum remake. Apparently, the actress Sai Pallavi demanded a whopping amount of Rs 3 crores as remuneration to act in the remake that gave a huge shock to the makers and they decided to replace her Nithya Menen.
Now Nithya Menen will share the screen space with Power Star and will be seen in the role of his wife. Aishwarya Rajesh is essaying Rana’ wife in this film which is being directed by Saagar K Chandra.
Pawan Kalyan was last seen essaying the lead role in Vakeel Saab, directed by Venu Sriram, which is currently streaming on OTT, Amazon Prime Video.