Keerthy Suresh as Mahanati Savitri

rp_Keerthi-Suresh-300x271.jpgA film will be produced based on the life of popular actor Savitri , Director Nag Ashwin is still on a hunt for an actress to portray Savitri.

This ‘Yevade Subramanyam’ director got married to the film’s producer Priyanka Dutt, daughter of Ashwini Dutt, has announced biopic of Savitri titled Mahanati, a long back.

Initially he thought of roping Samantha , followed by Nitya Menon and Vidya Balan. Latest we hear that Keerthy Suresh was approached for the role .

Keerthy has tuned busy, she was roped for Pawan Kalyan and Mahesh Babu’s films.