Nandamuri Balakrishna is all set to start his next film titled Ruler from next month. KS Ravikumar is the director and Balakrishna essays a role with dual shades in this mass entertainer. While one of them is said to be a powerful cop and the other has grey shades of a mafia don. The makers have been in the hunt for the leading ladies. There are speculations that Shriya Saran has been considered for one of the roles but the actress wasn’t finalized.
As per the update, Bollywood beauty, Sonal Chauhan who romanced Balayya in Legend and Dictator has been picked up as one of the female leads. The lead actress is yet to be finalized and the makers are in plans to announce them officially. The regular shoot commences in August and there are talks that Ruler will miss the Sankranthi race. C Kalyan is the producer of Ruler.