Mahanati is currently the much awaited film in South Indian cinema which is slated to be released on May 9, 2018. Directed by Nag Ashwin, Mahanati is the biopic on yesteryear iconic actress Savitri and stars Keerthy Suresh in the titular role while Dulquer Salmaan will be seen playing the role of Gemini Ganesan. Mahanati also stars Vijay Deverakonda and Samantha Akkineni in pivotal roles. The makers had recently released the first look posters of Vijay Deverakonda and Samantha Akkineni which has created huge excitement around the film. And the makers have now released a motion poster of Mahanati which has Vijay Deverakonda and Samantha Akkineni in it. Pairing up for the first time, Vijay and Samantha share a cute bond in the motion poster while the retro look of the couple makes it more pleasant. Watch the motion poster of Mahanati here:
Mahanati will tell the story of the life of iconic actor Savitri who was one of the biggest female stars in South Indian cinema in 60s. Produced by Swapna Dutt under the banner Vyjayanthi Movies, Mahanati has a stellar star cast which includes Samantha Akkineni, Vijay Deverakonda, Shalini Pandey, Rajendra Prasad, Prakash Raj, Mohan Babu and Bhanu Priya among many others. Mahanati will portray the life of Savitri and will showcase the rise and fall of the yesteryear actor who was married to Gemini Ganesan.
Mahanati is one of the most awaited for films in South Indian cinema since it will portray the life of an iconic actress – Savitri – who has acted in all four South Indian languages, majorly in Telugu and Tamil. Having acted alongside many top stars of her times like Akkineni Nageswar Rao, N.T.Rama Rao and Gemini Ganesan among many others. Mahanati is slated to be released on May 9, 2018 worldwide and will be one of the most awaited for in South Indian cinema.