Vijay and Pooja Hegde are set to star in Thalapthy 65, the film is making noise for a long time. Directed by Nelson Dilipkumar, it is one of the most anticipated films in the South right now.
Vijay will be seen playing a character of a con agent in the film. A major chunk of the film has been shot in Russia.
According to the reports, Pooja Hegde who will soon be joining the Thalapathy 65 gang in Russia has charged a whopping Rs 3 crore for the film.
A source was quoted as saying, “Pooja Hegde, who plays the female lead in the film, has been paid Rs 3 crore for the film. It’s the highest that she has got upfront to date, and the key reason for the hike in fees is because of her increasing popularity across the nation. She is flooded with offers from all industries; however, she couldn’t miss out on the opportunity of working with Vijay and came on board the film instantly. She cleared her date diaries and went out of the way to come on board, Thalapathy 65.”