Veteran actor ‘Dialogue King’ Mohan Babu announced his upcoming movie last evening, on Maha Shivarathri.Reportedly, the feature film will be about the staunch devotee of Lord Shiva.
Kannappa Nayanar is one among the 63 Holi Saivite saints.Though Mohan Babu expressed his desire to make a movie on Bhakta Kannappa a few years ago, the idea failed to materialize.
The fresh announcement came as a surprise for his fans and the film industry alike.Reportedly, the movie will cost a staggering 60 Crores, with pre-historic sets, real-like costumes, and various other properties.
Artist-cum-writer-cum-director Tanikella Bharani will be helming the film.Manchu Vishnu is set to play a major role in the upcoming periodic movie.
‘Mohan Babu is planning the film big, on par with Hollywood standards.The pre-production work is underway, and the best technicians will be working for the film.
Belonging to the periodic genre, the movie might take a while’, said a close source to Manchu family.