Young and talented director Nag Ashwin is helming a prestigious project which is a biopic on Savitri titled Mahanati. Keerthy Suresh is playing the main lead role as Savitri. The maximum part of the shoot is completed and some scenes involving the legendary actors NTR and ANR are to be shot.
According to the latest buzz, makers have approached Naga Chaitanya to play the role of his grandfather Akkineni Nageswara Rao. He has agreed to allotted two days, March 14 and 15, to shoot the important scenes, say the source. The Savitri-ANR combination was a huge hit starting with films like Samsaram, Mayabazar, Devadas, and Moogamanasulu to name a few. So makers have decided to shoot some iconic scenes from these films. Makers are planning to complete the film by March 21st and want to proceed with post-production formalities.