NTR’s next was supposed to be directed by Trivikram Srinivas. But, at the last moment, it was announced that Koratala Siva will be the director of NTR30 while Trivikram will be doing a film with Mahesh Babu. Both the films were announced officially recently. However, there is no official confirmation about the female leads. Kiara Advani was supposed to be the lead actress in NTR30 but Trivikram was keen to rope in Pooja Hegde. Now, it is confirmed by sources that NTR30 will have Kiara Advani as the female lead as Kiara and Siva worked together for Bharat Ane Nenu earlier. Trivikram will go ahead with Pooja Hegde and this will be their third film in a row. Mahesh and Pooja have worked together earlier for Maharshi.