Mahanati, the most anticipated biopic of the legendary actress Savitri has been earning positive vibes since the announcement of the project. So far, the production team has released the first looks of the characters Madhuravani and Vijay Anthony, played by Samantha Akkineni and Vijay Deverakonda respectively. Finally, the team has unveiled the teaser of the film in which Keerthy Suresh is playing the title role.
The 50 seconds teaser starts off with the voice of Madhuravani (Samantha) and reveals the look of Keerthy Suresh as the great actress Savitri. Keerthy looks surprisingly similar to the legendary actress Savitri with her retro style makeover.
The promising teaser with priceless moments from the reel and real life of the iconic actress is sure to thrill the movie buffs. Mickey J Meyer's music in fusion with classic melodies doubles the magic.
Produced by Priyanka Dutt and presented by Vyjayanthi Movies and Swapna Cinema banners, Mahanati is based on life and times of Savitri. Writer and Director Nag Ashwin is shaping this biopic into a magnum opus. Dr Mohan Babu will appear in a special cameo as SV Rangarao.
The film also features Dulquer Salmaan, Shalini Pandey, Prakash Raj, Rajendra Prasad, Malavika Nair, Bhanu Priya, Divya Vani, Srinivas Avasarala and others.
Dani Sanchez-Lopez is handling the cinematography while Kotagiri Venkateswara Rao is taking the editor responsibilities. Meanwhile, Sirivennela Seetharama Sastry and Ramajogayya Sastry are penning lyrics for this film. Shaping up in Tamil as Nadigaiyar Thilagam, Mahanati is all set for a grand release on May 9.