Annu Emmanuel signed as leading lady opposite Allu Arjun in Naa Peru Surya Naa Illu India
Allu Arjun's next patriotic drama Naa Peru Surya Naa Illu India, has found its leading lady. Anu Emmanuel has been finalised to play the female lead opposite Arjun in the film, as per The Indian Express. The actor will be seen in a soldier's avatar after stunning the audiences with his Duvvada Jagannadham look.
Lagadapati Sridhar, the producer confirmed the news and said Emmanuel was chosen after considering various other options.
"Seeing her charm and performance in her previous films, Anu Emmanuel impressed one and all and hence got confirmed," he told The Indian Express.
Apart from Arjun and Emmanuel, actors Arjun Sarja and Sarath Kumar will also portray pivotal roles in the film.
Kumar will essay the antagonist's role. Writer Vakkantham Vamsi, known for Kick and Temper, will direct the film which is said to be high on action and emotion. This film will be his first directorial.
The music will be composed by musical duo Vishal-Shekhar, and Rajeev Ravi will be responsible for the cinematography of Naa Peru Surya Naa Illu India.
The film is expected to release in 2018. It is being said that the film will have some epic battle sequences since war remains an essential part of the narrative of the film.