Hyderabad: Superstar Mahesh Babu would be seen as Lord Krishna in his next movie. The actor who has been relentlessly shooting for his upcoming movie 'Spyder' will soon get in to his role as Lord Krishna.

It was announced a couple of days ago that director Shrikumar Menon will be making a film on the epic Mahabharatha with Malayalam star hero, Mohanlal who is seen in the character 'Bheema'.  Now the director has hit the headlines stating that he would cast superstar Mahesh Babu as Lord Krishna in the prestigious project.

Mahesh has already committed to his next three projects with Koratala Siva, Vamsi Paidipally and Trivikram. Menon will roll out the shooting after the completion of Mahesh's projects.