A biopic on legendary actress Savithri, popularly known as ‘Mahanati,’ is all set to grace the silver screen.
Young director Nag Ashwin, who made his debut as a director with Nani’s critical hit ‘Yevade Subramanyam’, has decided to make the biopic of Savithri as his second film. The project has been titled ‘Mahanati’. The director has already finished the script work and he is currently searching for the perfect actress to carry the charisma of Savithri on silver screen.
Ashwin said that he spent six months to prepare the script, which will divulge all details of Savithri’s life except the tragic part. Ashwin went through several books and journals to pen the script about the journey of a normal woman to a superstar.
Ashwin confidently said that audiences will love to know the personal details about the actress through the film.