Keerthy Suresh is on cloud nine after the success of her recent release Mahanati success which is doing unstoppable business at the box office. Since its opening day, Mahanati has kept the cash registers ringing at the box office. Mahanati was released in theatres on May which has received a thumping response from several quarters. Mahanati is doing fabulous business at the box office as the filmmakers didn't expect it. Those who are new to this story, Mahanati has crossed $1.5 million mark at the overseas box office.
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After the stupendous success of Mahanati, several entertainment channels are competing to bag the films rights. Latest we hear is that One of the Telugu entertainment channels Zee Telugu has bagged the satellite rights of Mahanati for a whopping price of Rs 11 Cr which is half the investment made on the film. The film has already fetching big bucks to filmmakers at the box office.
Mahanati was released in two languages -Tamil and Telugu. Savitri had worked in films of several Indian languages including Telugu, Tamil, and Kannada among others. In Kollywood, where Savitri has a huge fan following the film is performing well at the box office. Mahanati is the real life story of yesteryear actress Savitri and how she became a star and then her downfall forms crux of the story. The film is directed by Ashwin Nag and jointly-produced by Swapna Dutt, Priyanka Dutt, Aswani Dutt.