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Radhe Shyam: Pooja Hegde’s First Look Revealed

The first look of actor Pooja Hegde in Telugu film Radhe Shyam, co-starring Prabhas was released by the makers on Tuesday.

“Here’s introducing @hegdepooja as ‘Prerana’ from #RadheShyam. #HappyBirthdayPoojaHegde,” Radha Krishna Kumar, director of Radhe Shyam wrote on Twitter, while unveiling the actor’s look from his film. 

Sharing the first look from the film, Prabhas wrote on Instagram: “Wishing our Prerana a very happy birthday!”

The film is said to be a romantic drama set in 1970s Europe and Hegde’s look has been styled according to the fashion of that era.

On Monday, Hegde took to Instagram and announced that she was on her way to resume shooting for Radhe Shyam. The film also stars veteran actors BhagyashreeMurali Sharma, Sachin Khedekar, Priyadarshi, Sasha Chettri, Sathyan, and several others in important roles.

Directed by Radha Krishna Kumar and bankrolled under Gopi Krishna Movies, UV Creations and T-Series production banners, Radhe Shyam has been slated to release in Telugu, Hindi, Tamil and Malayalam.

This is Prabhas’s 20th film and was officially launched on September 5, 2018. Filming took place in Hyderabad, Italy and Georgia. However, due to the Covid-19 pandemic, shooting was brought to a halt.  Shooting, however, kickstarted again in Italy from October.


The Baahubali actor was last seen in action thriller film Saaho, which was filmed in Telugu, Tamil and Hindi. He is currently working oN Nag Ashwin‘s untitled project opposite Deepika Padukone, starring Amitabh Bachchan. The film will mark 50 years of Vyjayanthi Movies.

Last seen in Housefull 4 (2019) and Telugu action drama Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo (2020), Hegde made her Bollywood debut with Mohenjo Daro (2016) opposite Hrithik Roshan. She is filming for another Telugu film Most Eligible Bachelor, written and directed by Bhaskar.