The Pokkiri star has said that he does not like to act in remakes but he changed his mind, as Shankar was at the helm. But his prior commitments forced him to drop the project. “I am generally against doing remakes but I broke the rule just to work with director Shankar… but, unfortunately, it didn"t happen," The Deccan Chronicle quoted the actor as saying.
Meanwhile, Mahesh Babu is currently busy with Dookudu, which is directed by Srinu Vytla. The movie is expected to hit the screens in August.
Mahesh Babu has expressed his sadness for walking out of 3 Idiots' Telugu version. The actor said that he regrets his decision for opting out of the project due to date issues.