Hyderabad, Mar 06: The female lead for the upcoming Trivikram-Allu Arjun film has been confirmed, with a source revealing that the director has roped in Pooja Hegde for the same. This is the second time that Trivikram is doing a film with her as she was the female lead in his earlier film 'Aravinda Sametha' too.
Interestingly, this will also be the actress' second film with Allu Arjun, as she previously worked with him in 'Duvvada Jagannadham'. The source adds that though Kiara Advani and Rashmika Mandanna's names came up, Trivikram finally chose Pooja Hegde.
"He was impressed with her performance and professionalism in 'Aravinda Sametha' and decided to rope her in once again for his upcoming film," says the source.