While there have been several speculations making rounds on the internet about the lead actor in the Savitri biopic, we have been informed that Bairavaa girl has signed in the project. The legendary Yesteryear actor Savitri who made her debut in Tamil- Telugu bilingual “Samsaram” became one of the iconic actors of cine industry.
She was not only an actor, but also playback singer, dancer, director and producer. She has done numerous films in Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Hindi. Savitri ruled the cine industry for more than three decades in which she was at peak during the 1950s and 1960s. She was married to Gemini Ganesan and died on 26th December 1981.
As per our insiders, the film will be titled as Mahanati and will be directed by prominent Telugu director, Nag Ashwin. It was earlier reported Samantha would be playing the lead role in Savitri biopic and now it was confirmed that Keerthy Suresh has been roped in for the new venture. The official confirmation of the same is expected soon.
Keerthy Suresh delivered some amazing films in 2016 and will start this year with Bairavaa with Vijay playing the lead role.