Mahanati has become a big hit in the recent times. The movie is declared a hit in terms of the talk as well as box office revenues. The biopic based on the life of the legendary actress Savitri paved a way for the birth of more biopics.
Keerthy Suresh who played Savitri and Dulquer Salmaan who played Gemini Ganesan have received appreciations for their performances. The film also stars Samantha in a crucial role. The surprising news is that the movie was nominated at a prestigious film festival. Keethy Suresh was nominated for Best Actress and Samantha was nominated for Best Supporting Actress at Indian Film Festival Melbourne.
Directed by Nag Ashwin, Mahanati is produced by Vyjayanthi movies banner.