Allu Arjun wasn't the first choice for Pushpa

Mahesh Babu is said to have rejected Pushpa script

Rashmika was also not the first choice to play Srivalli character in Pushpa

Sukumar considered Pooja Hegde as the female lead of Pushpa

Comedian Mahesh Vitta was supposed to play Allu Arjun friend Keshava's role

The makers considered Sanjay Dutt for Fahadh Fasil's role. How the Mollywood actor landed in the role is still under wraps

Sukumar is likely to rope in actors from all industries for Pushpa-The Rule