Both Mahesh Babu and Pawan Kalyan have resumed shooting for their respective films after their New Year vacation break.
While Pawan Kalyan is shooting in Hyderabad for action sequences of "Katamarayudu", Mahesh Babu is shooting for regular scenes. Both the stars have set a target of finishing these movies by end of February.
Pawan Kalyan hoped to start the regular shoot of Trivikram from the first week of January itself but it has now been postponed to March 1st week. He now wants to wrap up the entire shoot of "Katamarayudu" including the picturisation of songs in Feb and work on Trivikram's movie afresh in the month of March.
Pawan Kalyan and director third movie was launched in November. Since then Trivikram has been waiting for Pawan to complete the shoot of "Katamarayudu".
On the other hand, Mahesh Babu and Koratala Siva's second film was also launched in November and it was planned to begin the regular shoot from January. But due to delay of shoot of Murugadoss's movie, he is now planning to resume the work of Koratala from March.
Not only are both these movies going to begin regular shoot from March, both are aiming for Dussera 2017 release. So, we will be seeing direct clash between Pawan Kalyan and Mahesh Babu this year.