Mahanati– the biopic of legendary actress Savitri, directed by Nag Ashiwn, which was released on 9th May, is receiving positive response from everywhere. “It is a fitting tribute to Savitri” is the common declaration on social media. Keerthy Suresh reprised the role of Savitri whereas Dulquer Salmaan played Gemini Ganesan. Akkineni Nagarjuna’s son Naga Chaitanya played the cameo and made his screen presence as his grandfather ANR. Samantha Akkineni and Vijay Devarakonda played journalist in Mahanati.
On Tuesday, Mahanati collected $303,456 at the US box office in the preview shows and became the fourth biggest Tollywood opener of 2018, and beaten Allu Arjun and Anu Emmanuel starrer Naa Peru Surya.
The Industry tracker and trade analyst Idlebrain Jeevi tweeted, “#Mahanati collects $303,456 from 143 USA locations with per location average of $2,122. 4th biggest premiere number for Telugu film in USA this year after #Agnyathavasi, #BharathAneNenu & #Rangasthalam “
Mahanati earned $202,000 at the US box office on the first day, taking its total to $505,456 in the country.
Finally Mahanati has crossed half million marks at USA Box office. This news is confirmed by the makers as they tweeted, “#Mahanati Premieres + Day 1 crosses Half a Million dollars. Marching towards Million! @KeerthyOfficial @Samanthaprabhu2 @SwapnaCinema @VyjayanthiFilms
Mahanati 1st day USA Collections
Keerthy Suresh starrer Mahanati has crossed the recent movies of heroes who have a huge fan following including Young actor Nithiin starrer romantic entertainer Chal Mohan Ranga and Natural Star Nani’s Krishnarjuna Yuddham Life Time Gross in 2 Days.
According to the traders report, on Wednesday, Mahanati collected $111k From 135 Locs. Today morning PaniPuri tweeted, “#Mahanati Day-2 Gross $111k From 135 Locs till 10:30PM(EST)”
Mahanati is a women-centric film that creates a mark at the box office after Anushka Sheety’s Bhaagamathie. Mahanati’s Tamil version Nadigaiyar Thilagam is hitting the theaters today.