Putting to rest all speculation, the film titled Varudu with prince Mahesh Babu in the title role is finally set to hit the floors on April 23. Mahesh Babu will report for shooting from April 26. Varudu is the new film of Mahesh Babu after Athidi.
Trivikram Srinivas, who had made the hit film Athadu with Mahesh is the director. Mani Sarma is the music director. Anushka is the first heroine and the second heroine is yet to be finalized. The director says that the film will be shot non-stop and will be ready in six months, in time for Dasara or Deepavali release.