Mahesh Babu is currently busy wrapping his 25th film Maharshi under the direction of Vamsi Paidipally. Pooja Hegde is the heroine of this film. Mahesh is going to team up Sukumar for his next film. The combo’s previous film ‘1-Nenokkadine’ was highly acclaimed for innovative content.
Sukumar is said to be planning a periodic drama set in pre-Independence era. The film is tentatively titled as ‘Swatantram’. Sukumar achieved mass hit through Ram Charan’s Rangasthalam which is also a periodic drama of 1980s. Mahesh – Sukumar’s second time collaboration has become talk of Film Nagar.