Actress Brigida who rose to fame and attained wide popularity after playing Pavi Teacher in the popular YouTube series, Aaha Kalyanam, has turned a lead actress in cinema and she took to her official Instagram page to share the good news with her followers. Brigida has been signed to play the female lead in an upcoming Telugu movie which is yet to be titled. This new film will be directed by Shyam Tummalapalli and produced by Praveen Reddy Janga and Subba Reddy under the banner of Sri Lakshmi Narasimha Movie Makers. Dharma Mahesh plays the male lead in this film.

The film was officially launched with a formal pooja at Ramanaidu Studios, Hyderabad, on Monday, December 6. The shooting has also begun in full swing and the team is currently shooting the scenes featuring the lead pair. Expressing her happiness about her first film as a film lead, Brigida posted, "Overwhelmed to share about my next project which is gonna be in... #Telugu as Lead. Directing by - @shyam_tummalapalli Producing by - @praveenreddy.janga @subbamandepudi Under the banner of - @slnmoviemakers Co star - @dharma_mahesh_kakani Such a fresh and energetic team. Feeling good to work with the lovely team. Thank u for having me. ❤ Heart's...., I need all the support and encouragement from u all to make this project successful. Thank u, Brigi ❤".

In Tamil, Brigida has acted in movies like Thalapathy Vijay's Master, Dhruv Vikram's Varmaa, and more. She has two exciting films in her upcoming lineup - Parthiban's directorial Iravin Nizhal and Mugen Rao's Velan. Brigida will be seen playing a crucial role in Parthiban's upcoming directorial, Iravin Nizhal which is Asia's first ever single shot film. The other one is Velan which marks Bigg Boss sensation Mugen Rao's debut in Tamil cinema as a lead hero. Brigida will be seen playing the character of Pavithra in Velan. For now, check out Brigida's official Instagram post announcing her new movie as a female lead here:


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