Kochi: Actress Niveda Thomas is busy in Telugu films these days. As an icing on the cake, the vivacious actress is set to act along with Junior NTR in a big budget movie soon. She will play the heroine in the film opposite the Telugu superstar.
Junior NTR himself announced the project in a tweet. Director K.S. Ravindra of “Sardar Gabbar Singh” fame will direct the film titled “Jai Lava Kusa.” Produced by Nandakumari Kalyan Ram, the film’s music is composed by Devi Sri Prasad and C.K. Muraleedharan cranks the camera.
Niveda made her debut in Telugu through the film “Gentleman”. The film, in which Nani played the protagonist, was a success. She has also signed for another film in Telugu titled “Ninnu Kori”.
Niveda became popular in Malayalam through the film “Veruthe Oru Bharya.” She acted as the daughter of Jayaram and Gopika in the film. Another milestone in her career was her character in the Tamil film “Papanasam”along with Kamal Haasan and Gouthami. The film was a remake of Malayalam blockbuster “Drishyam”. Her last Malayalam film so far is “Mani Ratnam” along with Fahad Faazil.