Mahanati – The Biopic of Legendary Actress Savitri is winning accolades from everyone. Critics are calling the film as a classic which is prompting people to flock to the theaters. With the word of mouth and reviews being ultra-positive, the trade experts are expecting the movie to have a long run at the box office. Naga Chaitanya has appeared as ANR in the film and Nagarjuna is proud and jealous at the same time he revealed.
“Am today a proud father and a jealous son. I never played my father legendary #ANR Garu. But, I am overwhelmed and very happy to present to you all, Chay as ANR in #Mahanati #ANRliveson (sic),” Nagarjuna tweeted along with the Character Intro of Naga Chaitanya as ANR. The Intro video has Nani’s Voiceover.
Junior NTR was supposed to play the role of NTR but he did not agree since he felt he will not fit into the boots of the Legendary actor. Director Sukumar narrated an incident about how a woman took him to be Mahanati director, Nag Ashwin and went on to say he is proud to have become Ashwin for few seconds.