Reportedly, the approximate area-wise breakup of the shares is as follows:
Nizam :Rs 4.85 Cr
Ceded :Rs 1.02 Cr
UA :Rs 1.36 Cr
East :Rs 0.78 Cr
West :Rs 0.51 Cr
Krishna :Rs 1.02 Cr
Guntur :Rs 0.82 Cr
Nellore :Rs 0.26 Cr
Total AP/ TS Shares :Rs 10.6 Cr
Karnataka + ROI :Rs 1.2Cr
USA :Rs 7.27 Cr
ROW :Rs 1 Cr
Total worldwide share:Rs 20.07 Crs
Keerthy Suresh played the titular role in Mahanati, Dulquer Salmaan essayed the role of Gemini Ganesan, Samantha as Madhuravani and Vijay Devarakonda as Anthony. Savitri was married to superstar Gemini Ganesan and her life was full of enviable highs heart-wrenching lows. Apart from them, Mahanati has other stars like Mohan Babu, Srinivas Avasarala, , Rajendra Prasad, Bhanupriya, Tharun Bhascker Dhaassyam, Akkineni Naga Chaitanya, Prakash Raj, Prakash Raju, Shalini Pandey and others in important roles.
Mahanati is bankrolled by C. Ashwini Dutt, Swapna Dutt and Priyanka Dutt under the banners of Vyjayanthi Movies and Swapna Cinema whereas the music is scored my Mickey J Meyer. Mahanati’s producers Swapna and Priyanka Dutt are planning to cash in on the film’s craze from the TV rights.
Mahanati has turned out a money spinner at the Box office. Especially, in the US, the film is doing very well. Mahanati’s tamil version titled as Nadigayar Thilakam Savitri, which also feature the same cast, has also hit the theaters.