Vijay Deverkonda who gave many hits to South Indian cinema became a household name in the Bollywood after Shahid Kapoor’s Kabir Singh a remake of Arjun Reddy starring Vijay. After making his name in the entertainment industry he is all set to star in Puri Jagannadh directorial known as Fighter. Since the makers announced the film many names such as Ananya Panday, Alia Bhatt were doing rounds for the female lead role.
As per Koi Moi, a new name is doing rounds for the film and it's non-other than Janhvi Kapoor. Karan Johar who is backing the Hindi release of the film suggested Janhvi’s name for the role to the director. As per sources Alia and Ananya were approached for the film however things didn't fall in place and declined the offer. While Janhvi was quite enthusiastic to come on board and is now working on her dates.
There is probability she might even commence for shooting by February. Also, with this film, Boney Kapoor will be making his Telugu debut as a producer. Well, this is dream come true for Janhvi as once he shared her willingness to work with the Vijay and here it is.