Bengaluru: Rashmika Mandanna is set to star opposite top heroes Allu Arjun, Karthi and Vijaya Devarakonda. But the latest news is that she is likely to star opposite Mahesh Babu too.

Mahesh Babu is gearing up for his 26th movie directed by Anil Ravipudi. Rashmika is being considered for the lead role, as she is the in-demand actress in the Telugu film industry after her success in Geetha Govindam.

However, sources also say that producers are also in talks with Sai Pallavi for the female lead role in Mahesh Babu's next.

The final decision has not been taken yet and fans are waiting to see who will land the lead role in Mahesh Babu's movie.

Rashmika is currently busy with promotions of Dear Comrade that will release in Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam and Kannada languages simultaneously.

Sai Pallavi's NGK (Tamil) and Virata Parvam 1992 (Telugu) movies are in post-production.

Rashmika will be soon seen in a Telugu movie opposite Stylish Star Allu Arjun’s 19th film, which is yet to be titled, and also opposite Karthi in a Tamil movie.