Mahanati directed by Nag Ashwin, received positive response from audience and critics, and doing fantastic collections at the box office. Keerthy Suresh played the titular role in Mahanati whereas Dulquer Salmaan essayed Gemini Ganesan, the wife of Savitri. Keerthy Suresh’s Social media profiles have been flooded with congratulatory messages praising her top-notch performance in Mahanati.
Apart from Keerthy Suresh and Dulquer Salmaan, Mahanati has other stars like Samantha Akkineni, Vijay Deverakonda, Mohan Babu, Akkineni Naga Chaitanya, Prakash Raj, Srinivas Avasarala, Tharun Bhascker Dhaassyam, Sai Madhav Burra, Prakash Raju, Shalini Pandey, Rajendra Prasad, Bhanupriya, and others in supporting roles.
‘Mahanati’ is all about the story of the rise and fall of legendary yesteryear actress Savitri. It also extensively charts her tempestuous relationship with Gemini Ganeshan whom she married against her family’s wishes. Mickey J Meyer has composed the music of Mahanati.
The film Maya Bazaar has a special place in the heart of every movie lovers. In Mahanati, Nag Ashwin and Keerthy Suresh take the tough job of recreating an iconic scene from the film. The Maya Bazaar scene in Mahanati is one of the major highlight and this credit goes to Keerthy Suresh and Nag Ashiwn.
Mahanati is produced by C. Ashwini Dutt, Swapna Dutt and Priyanka Dutt under the banners of Vyjayanthi Movies and Swapna Cinema.
According to the traders report, Mahanati has collected Rs 9.32 Cr shares at the box office of both Telugu States- Andhra Pradesh and Telangana after the successful run of 6 days.
The area-wise break up are as follows:
Nizam :Rs 4.2 Cr
Ceded :Rs 0.95 Cr
UA :Rs 1.25 Cr
East :Rs 0.67 Cr
West :Rs 0.43 Cr
Krishna :Rs 0.89 Cr
Guntur :Rs 0.71 Cr
Nellore :Rs 0.22 Cr
Total AP/TS shares :Rs 9.32 Cr