Hyderabad, August 1, 2021: Bollywood actress Mrunal Thakur is all set to mark his Telugu debut with Hanu Raghavapudi's next directorial. Mrunal as Sita will star as the female lead opposite Dulquer Salmaan in Lieutenant Ram (Working Title), presented by Vyjayanthi Movies.
The movie is produced by Swapna Cinema. Vyjayanthi Movies took to social media and introduce Mrunal as Sita on her birthday today. In the first look poster, Mrunal Thakur can be seen standing in a room full of mirrors, giving a surprising look at Dulquer Salmaan's character. Dulquer is seen sanding with a camera and is totally mesmerized.
"Proud to Introduce @mrunal0801 as Sita Red heart. Happy birthday Sita.. u will conquer hearts", the caption read. The film will be released in Tamil, Telugu, and Malayalam.
The film was first announced on Salmaan's birthday last year. Set in 1964, the movie is a love story taking place during the war. The music of the film is composed by Vishal Chandrasekhar, who has been a regular collaborator of Hanu Raghavapudi in his five-film-long career. P. S. Vinod is on board as the DOP of the film.
Meanwhile, Mrunal Thakur is gearing up the release of her next film, Jersey, starring Shahid Kapoor as the male lead. It is the remake of the 2019 Telugu film of the same name starring Nani and Shraddha Srinath. Mrunal also has, Aankh Micholi, in the pipeline.