Vijay Deverakonda will be appearing as Vijay Antony in Mahanati, a biopic on legendary actress Savitri. Samantha is essaying the role of Madhuravani who narrates the story of Savitri. Vijay Deverakonda seems to be her boyfriend in the movie.
The first look of Vijay from the film was released.
Keerthy Suresh is essaying the role of Mahanati Savitri. The movie has a huge ensemble cast including Prakash Raj, Dulquer Salmaan, Mohan Babu, Naga Chaitanya, Rajendra Prasad and Bhanupriya.
Directed by Nag Ashwin and produced by Vyjayanthi Movies,Mahanati is slated for May 9 release in Telugu and Tamil languages simultaneously.