‘Mahanati’, the biopic of the legendary actress, Savitri is one of the most awaited films in recent times. Nag Ashwin who made a successful debut with Nani’s ‘Yevade Subramanyam’ is directing this film. The film which was scheduled to hit screens on 29th of March has been postponed to May. The makers are yet to finalize the exact date of release.
As the film unit needs more time to complete it and get ready for the final copy, makers have taken this decision to postpone. Savitri is the top heroine in those days. She is the first choice heroine for Top stars those days and is also the highest paid. But she struggled in extreme poverty in her last days.
Nag Ashwin already promised that the life story of the actress was so intriguing that he felt it deserved to be told to this generation of audience. The director promised to be as honest as possible his attempt to recreate it in Cinema.
This is one film we cannot wait any longer to see it on the big screen.
Keerthy Suresh is playing the role of Mahanati Savitri in the film. Dulquer Salmaan, Prakash Raj, Vijay Devarakonda and others are playing the leads in the film.