Finally, most versatile actor Manchu Mohan Babu is officially announced of playing legendary SV Ranga Rao (SVR) in upcoming Savithri biopic under the title of Mahanati.
Though this is a cameo, Mohan Babu is all likely to join the shooting schedule from October end or early in November as per the requirement.
SVR was a star during those black and white times bagged the title Vishwa Nata Chakravarthy with his finest acting prowess.
In fact, there is no other artist in present Telugu cinema to match SVR’s role in Mahanati other than Mohan Babu.
So, makers were very keen on roping Mohan Babu for the character as he alone could do justice. Entire team is absolutely stunned to have him in team.
Meanwhile, negotiations are happening behind the doors to rope in many other star heroes and official confirmations are to be followed.
As of now, Keerthy Suresh is playing the title character while Samantha, Dulquer Salmaan, Shalini Pandey are playing other important leads in this Nag Ashwin directorial.