Vijay Devarakonda to pair up with Samantha!

We have already known that biopic of Savitri is being made in Telugu and Tamil. Makers have roped in Keerthy Suresh to reprise the role of Savitri in this movie. Samantha is seen playing the role of a journalist who does a lot of research about the actress.

According to reports, young actor Vijay Devarakonda, who shot to fame with Pelli Choopulu has been approached by makers to play opposite Samantha. Dulquer Salman will be playing as Gemini Ganesan.

Titled Mahanati is directed by Nag Ashwin. Regular shooting is expected to commence from June. It is bilingual made in Telugu and Tamil. More details of the project are yet to be revealed by makers.