A biopic on legendary actress Savitri titled Mahanti is being made on large scale with some huge cast. Keerthy Suresh is playing the lead role as Savitri and Samantha, Dulquer Salaman, Vijay Devarakonda are playing some crucial roles in the film.
According to the latest update, Anushka is going to play the role of legendary actress Bhanumathi who is hailed as the first women superstar of Telugu cinema. She is better-known for her stubborn nature and versatility in both her reel and real life. Many roles rejected by Bhanumathi went to Savitri. Need to wait and see how Anushka performs the role of Bhanumathi.