Yevade Subrahmanyam fame director Nag Ashwin is to make the biopic of legendary actress Savithri. For this film lot of Heroines like Nithya Menon, Vidya Balan and Samantha were approached for the role.
Now finally Keerthy Suresh bagged the golden opportunity. Film name supposed to be Mahanati. Keerthy Suresh upcoming release was Bairavaa. She acted opposite to Actor Vijay, and the releasing on Pongal 2017 Special.