In the recent interview post ‘1’ Nenokkadine release, super star Mahesh Babu expressed his desire to do ‘Pokiri’ sequel. The actor told that he and Puri Jagannadh are discussing about it and also admitted that it’s not an easy task as it should be made as good as the first part or even better. So his final say was if all goes well it might happen in the near future.
‘Pokiri’ was a landmark film in Mahesh Babu’s career which earned him the Filmfare Best Actor award and Santhosham Best Actor award along with ‘Super Star’ image. At the same time Puri Jagannadh also won Filmfare Best Director award. Altogether ‘Pokiri’ won four Nandi awards, two Filmfare awards and a Santosham Award. The Tamil and Hindi remake versions with Vijay and Salman Khan respectively also turned out to be blockbusters.