Nani and Sai Pallavi had looked a natural pair in Middle Class Abbayi (MCA), with a sizzling onscreen chemistry between them. It seems filmmakers seem keen on recreating that magic.
We hear that Sai Pallavi — who seems to have a knack of picking up happening projects and continues to okay scripts on the basis of her gut feeling — has greenlit another film opposite Nani. Rahul Sankrityan will direct the movie, which is titled Shyam Singha Roy.
Apparently, the filmmakers had approached Sai Pallavi back in February this year, though the talks never got going because of the pandemic. However, the latest buzz is that the talks are at an advanced stage. The film’s director Rahul confirms approaching Sai Pallavi.
“We have been holding discussions with her, and so far, the talks have been fruitful,” says Rahul, although he also adds that it will take some more time to get a better picture.
Meanwhile, the filmmakers’ plans to travel to Kolkata for a recce to construct a special set there have been put off owing to the pandemic....