“Watched # Mahanati, the lovingly made biopic of Savitri, the incomparable artiste & the unparalleled creative genius. All the actors, those behind the screen, the producers & director did a fabulous job. The film brought the great actress to life – hard to control tears. Both the lead actresses- @KeerthyOfficial and @Samanthaprabhu2 gave outstanding performances; my hearty congratulations! The film was both moving and cathartic; it will linger in my heart for a long time.” tweeted Jaya Prakash Narayan.
Jaya Prakash Narayan is the popular personality in both the Telugu states. The president of the political party Loksattha has watched the movie Mahanati and posted his review on Twitter. The ex IAS officer revealed that he was moved by the movie and said that it has become hard for him to control the tears.