Naga Ashwin Telugu directorial Mahanati, the biopic of Telugu actor Savitri who ruled the south Indian film industry, has been selected for screening in the Indian Panorama – Feature Films category at the 49th International Film Festival of India, to be held in Goa, Said Information and Broadcasting Ministry on Wednesday.
The biopic of legendary actor Savitri was released in Tamil under the title Nadigaiyar Thilagam. Mahanati has a bevy of stars. Malayalam star Dulquer Salmaan made his Tollywood debut with this film.
The film also starred Samantha Akkineni as journalist Madhuravani, Vijay Devarakonda as Vijay Anthony, Shalini Pandey as Susheela, Prakash Raj as Aluri Chakrapani, Mohan Babu as actor SV Ranga Rao and Naga Chaitanya as Akkineni Nageswara Rao.