Manchu Manoj, the younger son of Dr M Mohanbabu, is playing the hero in a film to be produced by Manchu Lakshmi Prasanna on the banner of Sri Lakshmi Prasanna Pictures. The film is being directed by senior director K Raghavendra Rao, while Mohanbabu is playing a special role in the movie. The shooting of the film was formally launched on November 12 in Hyderabad, with Dasari Narayana Rao giving the clap and Padma Bhushan Varaprasad Reddy switching on the camera, while Yarlagadda Lakshmi Prasad performing puja activities. The film had completed canning of a song by Sunday. The film unit is now leaving for outdoor shooting.
Speaking on the occasion, Mohanbabu says, "We have a long standing relationship with Raghavendra Rao and we are very happy for making a film in his direction again with Manoj as hero. My daughter Lakshmi Prasanna is taking full-fledged responsibility as a producer through this movie, which is the 51st production on our banner. Keeravani is scoring music and there will be a total of 11 songs. We had taken top class technicians for the movie."
Balakrishna attended the press briefing and blessed Manoj. Thapsi is making her debut as heroine through this film. Suman, Tanikella Bharani, Brahmanandam, Aishwarya, Pragathi, Krish Jagarlamudi, Ajay Sastry, Raghu Kunche and others are in the cast. Camera is by S Gopal Reddy, story is by Bhupati Raja, script assistance and screenplay are by Gopi Mohan and BVS Ravi, dialogues are by Sasi Rajasimha, while Ashokkumar Raju M is the executive producer.