Pooja Hegde is riding high on the success of her recent film Maharshi. Meanwhile rumours have been doing rounds that she has charged a huge remuneration for Harish Shankar's Valmiki. Pooja Hegde is very angry about this. She has decided not to do this film anymore.
Valmiki will be a remake of Tamil film Jigarthanda. Pooja Hegde has signed this film but is yet to join the shooting.
Currently she is working in Varun Tej starrer Rowdy. She also has a film opposite Allu Arjun, which is being directed by Trivikram. Also there is another film opposite Prabhas.