Mahanati Legend: Narayan Rathod

Mahanati Legend: Narayan Rathod
Mahanati Legend

Mahanati LegendMahanati – the biopic of legendary actress Savitri, starring Keerthy Suresh, Dulquer Salmaan, Samantha Akkineni, Vijay Devarkonda is running successfully at the box office and giving very tough competition to newly released movies.  The makers  of Mahanati released an intriguing behind-the-scenes video.

Vyjayanthi Movies‏  shared a video clip and tweeted, “Sri Narayan Da was one of the best artists in Indian Cinema who hand painted beautiful clouds and landscapes for classic movies like Mughal E Azam. Adios to the last standing artist and thank you for being a part of #Mahanati”

Mahanati was Narayan Rathod’s  last film. He was the man behind hand painted clouds of ‘Mooga Manusulu’ song.

In the video, it is said, Narayan Rathod has worked as a background painter for over a 1000 films in various languages. He had painted for classic like  Pyaasa,  Muglal-E-Azam, Pakeezah, Awara and many more. Narayan Rathod  had worked for several hit movies that featured top stars like Vyjayanthimala, Rajendra Kumar and  Shahrukh Khan.  He had also worked for some Telugu movies including Savitri biopic Mahanati.

Mahanati is produced by C. Ashwini Dutt, Swapna Dutt and Priyanka Dutt under Vyjayanthi Movies and Swapna Cinema banners and it has the music by Mickey J. Meyer.