Rashmika Mandanna is an Indian film actress and model who works predominantly in Telugu and Kannada films. She is popularly dubbed by the media and Kannada film industry as the ‘Karnataka Crush’. Mandanna made her acting debut with the 2016 Kannada film Kirik Party. Now the actress is all set to make her Bollywood debut opposite Sidharth Malhotra in Mission Majnu. The actress has started shooting for the film and was snapped at Mumbai’s Film City today. The actress took to her social media account to thank RSVP movies (producers of Mission Majnu), Sidharth Malhotra and others.
While talking about her most awaited Bollywood debut she said, “I have been fortunate to receive so much love from audiences across languages. As an actor it is always the story of the film that I connect with, and the language of the film is never a barrier for me. I am grateful to the makers for offering me Mission Majnu which is written beautifully, and I am super excited to be part of a team that has so much passion. We are all working together to make it even more amazing. I am super excited to start my journey in Hindi cinema and to reach out to newer audiences.”
The film which is directed by Shantanu Bagchi and produced by RSVP and Guilty By Association is inspired by real events and is set in the 1970. The story written by Parveez Shaikh, Aseem Arrora, and Sumit Bathega describes it as a story of a mission that changed the relationship between India and Pakistan forever.