Mukunda Heroine Pooja Hegde was the first choice for Allu Arjun’s DJ – Duvvada Jagannadham directed by Harish Shankar.
Later there were speculations that the team is considering other names as Pooja didn’t give a green signal. However Harish Shankar was hell-bent on roping in the Mohenjo Daro actress in DJ.
Finally, Pooja Hegde has agreed to play the female lead in Duvvada Jagannadham and has reportedly signed on the dotted line.Interestingly this is Dil Raju’s third film with Allu Arjun and Harish Shankar. Allu Arjun has previously done Arya and Parugu on Dil Raju’s banner and Harish Shankar directed Ramayya Vastavayya and Subramanyam For Sale for the king Maker.