Reason why Vishal Replaced Shruti with Lakshmi Menon ?

Vishal and Shruti Haasan are currently acting in Director Hari's Poojai, The duo was expected to pair up once again in Vishal's Production helmed by Suseendran. But the latest buzz is that Lakshmi Menon has replaced Shruti Haasan to pair up with Vishal for a third time after Pandiya Nadu and Naan Sigappu Manithan.

Vishal confirmed the news to Deccan Chronicle stating “In Susee’s new movie, the heroine has a limited screen space. Though Shruti was initially considered, having acted together in a commercial movie like Poojai, I felt it wouldn’t do justice to her scope of actingLakshmi Menon’s case is different Susee feels we are a winning combination. The film is set in a Madurai backdrop and the director insisted that the lead girl should understand Tamil. After considering many heroines, he finally took a call on Lakshmi.


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