Bommarillu Bhaskar’s ‘Most Eligible Bachelor’ witnessed a warm welcome in cinema halls and what struck as its highlight is Pooja Hegde’s riveting performance as a stand-up comedian. Marking the Pan India star’s first post-pandemic release, the Dussehra blockbuster follows the relationship between an NRI (played by Akhil Akkineni) and a stand-up comedian. The actress who has invariably brought her Midas touch to the box office, has revamped not only her presence but her performance style in the romance-drama. Giving the audience the biggest reason to hit the theatres, Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo actress is on the receiving end of rave reviews pouring in for the portrayal of ‘Vibha’, a head-strong modern girl who knows her mind.
After having displayed versatility with her movie choices, Pooja now widens her range as an actress and emerges anew as she echoes the sentiments of young girls in a relationship by embodying the relatable character. Ahead of the release of the movie, some of the biggest names of the South Indian film industry such as Dil Raju, Bunny Vasu, Hari Shankar and Allu Aravind have vouched for her brilliance and impeccable transformation into the character.
Trade Expert, Ramesh Bala says, “Pooja Hegde retains her Midas touch at the box office with her impeccable performance in Most Eligible Bachelor. Undeterred by the long lull in cinema halls, she triumphs with not just with her star presence but her act as a stand-up comedian in the romance-drama. The actress has opened the theatres in an applause-worthy manner.”
Her upcoming projects include Thalapathy Vijay’s ‘Beast’, Salman Khan’s ‘Bhaijaan’, ‘Cirkus’ opposite Ranveer Singh, ‘Acharya’ with Chiranjeevi and Ram Charan, ‘Radhe Shyam’ opposite Prabhas and SSMB28 opposite Mahesh Babu.