Hyderabad, January 23 - After the blockbuster success of Pushpa: The Rise Allu Arjun is on cloud nine. His popularity has increased by many folds. From famous movie stars to prominent sportspersons, everyone could not stop talking about Allu Arjun in Pushpa-The Rise. Ravindra Jadeja, David Warner, and Akshay Kumar to just name a few.
After the gargantuan success, Allu Arjun has been flooded with many box office offers from the south as well as from the north. Top production houses from Bollywood reached out to Allu Arjun for doing a film with them.
Now going by hearsay, Lyca Productions has approached Icon Star Allu Arjun for a movie with Atlee. Going by the same reports, it is being said that Lyca Productions have offered Allu Arjun a whopping 100cr as remuneration for doing the film with Atlee. Only 2 or 3 stars until now have charged 100cr in the form of remuneration. One of course was Salman khan who was also the first star in the history of the Indian film industry who took 100cr remuneration in Sultan (2016). The other two are Akshay Kumar and Rajnikant.
There is also a strong buzz that Anirudh Ravichander is being roped in as the music director of the film. Anirudh has previously composed music for two Telugu stars, Pawan Kalyan in Agnyathavaasi and Nani in Gang Leader. Atlee is one of the most successful directors in the Tamil film industry. He has directed blockbuster entertainers for Thalapathy Vijay like Theri, Mersal, and Bigil, so he knows how to handle the image of huge stars. Atlee is also doing a film with Shah Rukh Khan which is tentatively titled Lion.