Mahanati, the most awaited multilingual Indian biographical film of late legendary southern actress Savitri is going to have many special appearances.
Written and directed by ‘Yevade Subramanyam’ fame Nag Ashwin, Mahanati is starring Keerthi Suresh as Actress Savitri and Dulquer Salmaan in the role of Gemini Ganeshan. Samantha, Vijaya Devarakonda, Prakash Raj, Mohan Babu would play other lead roles in the life of Savitri. After the movie was announced in the year 2016 director Nag Aswin went on with a long period of pre-production process on script and casting. The first look poster featuring close up of the beautiful eyes of both the actresses was released in March 8 2017, the International Women’s Day.
The film shooting began on 29 May 2017, and the unit recently shot the ‘Aaha Naa Pelli Anta’ song from film Mayabazar(1957) an evergreen film in Telugu Film Industry, which gave stardom to many actors, one of among them is Savitri. Her appearance and performance in character of ‘Sasirekha’ was a heart throb. The film Mayabazar was directed by prominent Indian film director K.V Reddy.
The role of Director K. V Reddy will be played by Director Krish Jagarlamudi and role of Assistant director Singeetam Srinivasa Rao, is being played by ‘Pelli Chupulu’ director Tharun Bhascker. And the role of S.V. Ranga Rao in Ghatotkacha will be played by Dr Mohan Babu.
Krish is currently busy with Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi starring bollywood queen Kangna Ranaut