Akash Puri is gearing up for his maiden teenage romance and he will be pairing up with none other than Ulka Gupta, the girl who mesmerized Telly audience with her performance in the popular TV soap Jhansi Ki Rani. The 17-yr-old Ulka has been cast opposite Akash in the Telugu remake of Marathi film "Time Pass" which was a stupendous success.
Director Raj Madiraju, who shot to fame with Rishi, will wield the megaphone for the remake. Renowned producer-son of veteran LV Prasad, Ramesh Prasad, is going to produce the film under Prasad Productions banner.
Akash proved his mettle as teenage boy and child actor in films like Gabbar Singh, Chirutha, Mahesh Babu's Businessman, Prabhas' Bujjigadu, is all set to go to the next level as he is playing the solo protagonist in the teenage love story. Needless to say that director Puri Jagannadh is a proud father.