The bilingual biopic based on yesteryear actress, Savitri, is all set to hit screens in less than 10 days. Being titled as Mahanati in Telugu and Nadigaiyar Thilagam in Tamil, the star-studded movie has raised the expectation bar with its series of posters and an impressive teaser. The teaser has clocked over 5 Million Views with over 81k Likes. Of late, Telugu industry is witnessing a healthy atmosphere with stars and actors taking part in the celebration and function of fellow actor's movies. Mahanati audio launch too, had few special chief guests and the event was braced by King Nagarjuna, Young Tiger Jr. NTR & Natural Star Nani.
Samantha revealed that the motivation for her to accept the role was a single scene which justified the total character. Being taken aback and still in awe of love showered by the Telugu audience, Dulquer Salmaan acknowledged that Telugu audience follow cinema in the most passionate and intense manner. Arjun Reddy star, who is known for his bold speech was once again flamboyant with his speech. He opened up that Samantha had opined the former as her favorite co-star and that the response was mutual.
Being apprehensive about accepting the character initially as she was skeptical about playing the legendary actress, Keerthi was eventually convinced as the technical team projected the effort as a tribute to the yesteryear actress. The young director thanked the audience was being patient and making the event a great success. He added that it was the love and respect on Savitri which held the audience to their seats. He thanked his directorial team for their untiring efforts and Savitri's family for giving nod to this prestigious project.