Bollywood beauty Pooja Hegde is currently racing ahead on top position in Tollywood. Though failed in Bollywood, this beauty is rocking in Tollywood and calling the shots. She is not only demanding good remuneration but also making the producers pay it. ‘Maharishi’ in which Pooja acted is ready for release. Acting with Mahesh means the status of a star heroine. She is also acting as heroine opposite Prabhas. She is pairing again with Allu Arjun, who made her lucky heroine. Not just star heroes, Pooja is ready to act opposite medium range heroes.
In the past she acted in ‘Mukunda’ movie with Varun Tej. Now she is acting opposite him in ‘Valmiki’ movie. Pooja Hegde, who has already joined ‘Valmiki’ sets, is said to be getting huge remuneration. ‘Valmiki’ is being made as Telugu re-make of Tamil movie ‘Jigarthanda’ in the direction of Harish Shankar. Atharva Murali is the hero in this movie in which Varun Tej will be doing a negative role. The shooting of this movie is going on at a brisk pace. Initially some other heroine was considered for this film. However, finally Pooja Hegde was selected as the filmmaker felt that she suits for the role. When she was approached, she demanded Rs.2 crore for trials shots of 15 days. Producer and director was taken aback but because of her craze agreed to pay Rs.2 crore. This is now the hot topic in Tollywood.