Keerthy Suresh starrer Mahanati- the biopic of legendary actress Savitri, has finally hit the theaters today. Nag Ashwin’s directorial venture is receiving positive response by the movie lovers from everywhere. Keerthy Suresh took to Twitter and wrote, “The day has finally arrived. The rollercoaster ride of hard work, pain, passion, fights, anger, depression comes to an end. Above all, the ‘Love’ that we all have for this beautiful journey of my life, is an open chapter from today! Please bless us.”
It is heard that the makers of Mahanati arranged the special show of Mahanati for Savitri’s daughter Vijaya Chamundeswari at Alankar theater of Vijayawada. At the special show the family members of Savitri watched the film and appreciated the performance of Keerthy Suresh who essayed the role of Savitri. After watching the story of her mother come alive on the screen Vijaya Chamundeswari became emotional and immediately she sent an sms to Keerthy Suresh. The SMS read: If I ever need the warmth of my mother, I will come to you.
Before the release of Mahanati, Megastar Chiranjeevi also spoke about Mahanati. The makers released a video on social media sites. In this video Chiru is seen speaking about Savitri. He said Savitri will always be a ‘Chiranjeevi’ in his heart. Chiranjeevi has shared the screen space with Savitri in ‘In Punadi Raallu’.