Malayalam actor Fahadh Faasil has been roped in to play the antagonist within the upcoming Allu Arjun-starrer `Pushpa`.
Faasil has a Nationwide Award and 4 Kerala State Movie Awards to his credit score. Naveen Yerneni and Y. Ravi Shankar of Mythri Film Makers together with Muttamsetty Media welcomed the “Chaappa Kurishu” actor on board.
Naveen Yerneni and Y. Ravi Shankar stated: “Fahadh Faasil has entertained viewers with different movies and earned super acclaim together with it. It makes us very completely satisfied to welcome him into the world of `Pushpa`. We’re assured that his portrayal of the villain will interact viewers in a method that`s distinctive to his supply of efficiency.”
`Pushpa` marks Allu Arjun`s reunion with director Sukumar and music maestro Devi Sri Prasad. The trio has earlier delivered two blockbusters — “Arya” and “Arya 2”.
The movie, which additionally stars Rashmika Mandanna, is slated to launch pan-India on August 13.