It is almost confirmed yet official announcement is awaited on superstar Mahesh Babu to be part of megastar Chiranjeevi’s latest flick under Koratala Siva’s direction. Many are of the opinion that, Mahesh Babu is doing the film out of respect for Chiranjeevi, his friendship with Koratala and also because of his film with Vamsi Paidipally got shelved.
The actual reason is he liked the script and particularly his role. “Mahesh Babu will appear in a 40 to 45 minutes role and every scene of him will give goosebumps to his fans. Mahesh Babu doesn’t want to miss the opportunity to give a pleasant surprise to his and mega fans in a very powerful role. So, he said immediate yes when he was narrated the script,” informs a source.
Initially, the makers wanted to rope in Ram Charan for the role. But, for some reasons, they he is unable to do the film tentatively titled Acharya. Then, Mahesh Babu approached. The actor who feels it a rare chance gave his nod to be part of it.
Already, Chiranjeevi has been shooting for his part and Mahesh Babu will join the shoot most probably from March end or in April.
Ram Charan is producing the film in association with Niranjan Reddy of Matinee Entertainments.