Samantha Is Not Savitri
There are a lot of rumours being heard regarding the biopic of Savitri. Yevade Subrahmanyam fame Nag Ashwin is going to direct the film and the pre-production work for the film began recently. The makers are looking out into the casting procedures as well. There are rumours that Samantha has been roped in to play the title role in the film. Mahanati is the title that is confirmed for the project and there is a lot of buzz that Samantha is Savitri in the film.
As of now no one has officially confirmed the news. But a source close to the film unit recently clarified that there is no truth in it. While, the source confirmed that Samantha is a part of the project but she is not playing Savitri’s role. The makers are yet to rope in an actress to play Savitri in the film.