Mangaatha is a multi-starrer film and Nagarjuna was expected to play the role of a gangster. The actor had told earlier that he was considering the offer. But now he has opted out of the project because of date clash. The movie also features Ajith Kumar, Trisha Krishnan and Ganesh Venkatraman in the leads.
However, Nagarjuna is busy in Radha Mohan's bilingual film Gaganam. He is also filming Veeru Potla 's Ragada and has given nod to S. Vijayendra Prasad's Rajanna.
Akkineni Nagarjuna, who was supposed to play the key role in Tamil movie Mangaatha, has been replaced by actor Arjun Sarja. He has turned down the offer due to his busy schedule.