Sayyeshaa Saigal will make her debut in Kannada cinema with the Santhosh Ananddram-directed, Puneeth Rajkumar-starrer Yuvarathnaa.

The film has already begun shooting and has completed its initial portions in Mangaluru, as per reports. Sayyeshaa will join the Yuvarathnaa crew on Wednesday. The film will release under the banner Hombale Films.

Sayyeshaa took to Twiter to confirm the news. The actress tweeted, “Super happy to join the amazing team of #Yuvarathnaa… Can’t wait to share screen space with @PuneethRajkumar sir under the direction of @SanthoshAnand15 sir! Thank you @hombalefilms for my exciting Kannada debut!”


Santhosh and Puneeth have join hands once again after the hit movie Raajakumara in 2017. Reportedly, the movie will feature Power Star Puneeth Rajkumar as a college-goer.

Sayyesha who is set to be married to her Ghajinikanth co-star Arya in March, will also be seen in a Tamil action movie called Kaappan, starring Mohanlal, Arya and Suriya.

The actress has sure come a long way after her acting debut with Akhil which released in 2015.