Kannada cinema legend V Ravichandran, who recently turned 61, is all set to make his Tollywood debut in a movie starring Superstar Mahesh Babu.
Ravichandran to appear in Mahesh Babu starrer
After the success of Sarkaru Vaari Paata, Mahesh Babu has next joined hands with Trivikram Srinivas. Rumors suggest, that the makers of the movie have approached Kannada actor Ravichandran to play Mahesh Babu’s father in ‘SSMB 28’
The film is expected to start its shoot by August and should wrap up by December. In the present situation, the makers are said to be finalizing the cast and crew of the film and will make a final announcement later.
Mahesh Babu, who is on a break after the success of ‘Sarkaru Vaari Paata’, is currently chilling with his family in Germany. Trivikram Srinivas, the director of Mahesh’s upcoming film ‘SSMB28’, is expected to join the actor in Germany for another round of story discussion.
The Telugu star Mahesh Babu appears to be picky about his next project and has suggested a few changes to the script, which Trivikram has been working on for a few weeks. Trivikram and a few of his assistant writers have flown to Europe to discuss the topic. Namrata, Mahesh Babu’s wife, is also expected to participate in the meeting about the film’s business aspects, promotions, and possible casting, according to industry sources.
Meanwhile, actress Pooja Hegde from ‘Radhe Shyam’ has already signed on to play Mahesh’s love interest. Also, music director Thaman has already jumped at the chance to compose the soundtrack for the film. ‘SSMB28’ marks the second time collaboration between Mahesh Babu and Trivikram.