'Gargi’, which is set to release in Telugu, Kannada, and Tamil, is written and directed by Gautham Ramachandran.

Sai Pallavi in GargiScreengrab/ YouTube
Flix Tollywood Monday, May 09, 2022 - 14:16

Actor Sai Pallavi took to social media on Monday, May 9, to unveil the glimpse video from her upcoming film Gargi. It was unveiled on May 9 marking the occasion of Sai Pallavi’s 30th birthday. The video starts with a shot of Sai Pallavi coming out of the kitchen of a dimly lit house. This is followed by behind-the-scenes shots from the sets of Gargi. The glimpse video also features visuals of the actor dubbing in Telugu. A shot featuring ‘lady justice’ suggests that Sai Pallavi’s character is likely to fight for justice. Gargi is set to release in three languages including Tamil, Telugu, and Kannada. Sai Pallavi will be playing the titular role, as shown in the glimpse video.

Sharing the video, Sai Pallavi wrote, “I waited months to talk about this film, And finally!!! my birthday is when the stubborn team decided to give in and release this. Presenting to you, GARGI , @prgautham83’s brain child!(sic).” The film is written and directed by Gautham Ramachandran, and produced by Ravichandran Ramachandran, Aishwarya Lekshmi, Thomas George, and Gautham Ramachandran. Actor Aishwarya Lekshmi is making her debut as a producer with the film. Govind Vasantha is on board as the music composer. Further details about the cast and crew are awaited.

A new song from the actor’s upcoming film Virata Parvam was also unveiled on the same day. Titled ‘Soul of Vennela’, the song celebrates Sai Pallavi’s character, Vennela, from the film. Written and directed by Venu Udugula, the film stars actors Sai Pallavi and Rana Daggubati in the lead, while the supporting cast includes actors Priyamani, Nanditha Das, Naveen Chandra, Zareena Wahab, Eswari Rao, Sai Chand, Benarji, Nagineedu, Rahul Ramakrishna, Devi Prasad, Anand Ravi, and Anand Chakrapani. 

Presented by D Suresh Babu, and bankrolled by Sudhakar Cherukuri of Sri Lakshmi Venkateswara Cinemas, Virata Parvam is a love story set against the backdrop of war. Rana will be seen as Comrade Ravanna who is known by his pen name Aranya. Sai Pallavi will be seen as his admirer named Vennela. Virata Parvam is gearing up for release on July 1. 


The announcement about Sai Pallavi’s new film with director Rajkumar Periasamy, was also made on May 9. Bankrolled by Kollywood star Kamal Haasan under the banner of Raaj Kamal Films International, the yet-to-be titled film stars actor Sivakarthikeyan in the lead. Sharing the announcement with fans, Sai Pallavi wrote, “This meeting had me hoping that I’d learn lessons to become a better actor from “The Kamal sir” himself but I walked out of there, subconsciously picking up traits that will make me a better person. This was special! Thank you @ikamalhaasan sir! I’m happy to be a part of this!(sic). 

She also extended her gratitude to fans and well-wishers for their birthday wishes.”Today means so much more to me than just a day that marks my birth.I’m so overwhelmed with gratitude and joy when I look at my years on earth.I’m grateful for this life, for the experiences, for the love, tears, joy, for my health, for my family and friends and YOU ALL. You’ve all made my life so beautiful.Thank you!!! (this is an understatement)Bless me to be the best version of myself, to love selflessly and abundantly, to live a life that makes me happy of my existence.”

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