It is one of the much awaited biopic this year. Mahanati is based on the life of yesteryear actress Savitri. The film has Keerthy Suresh essaying the role of Savitri. Directed by Nag Ashwin this film also has Samantha, Dulquer Salman, Prakash Raj in important roles.
The overseas rights of the film has been sold for a whopping Rs 4.5 Cr and this amount is really huge. The film is currently under production. Vyjayanthi Movies is the banner behind the film.