Malayalam Superstar Dileep will be playing the role of Satya Sai Baba in a biopic of Puttaparthi Satyababa, which is being directed by Kodi Ramakrishna.
Earlier there were rumours that Mohanlal was considered for this role. Now it is confirmed that Dileep would be acting as the godman.
Dileep fell in love with the script and agreed to act in the movie. Forty percent of the shoot is complete, which mostly includes Satya Sai Baba`s childhood scenes. Dileep will be joining the team immediately for the rest of the shoot.
Jayapradha will play the role of Baba`s mother and Sharat Babu will act as his father. Ilayaraja will score the music for this film. Sowbaghya Chitra is producing the movie.