Tollywood's recent offering Manam, which is the last movie of Telugu's matinee idol Akkineni Nageswara Rao (ANR) has not only touched the heart of audience, but also the biggies of Indian film industry. After Tamil icon Kamal Hassan, here is another Superstar, who was bowled over by the movie and praised Akkineni family for the attempt. Manam Movie Review
Yes its none other than Telugu Superstar Prince Mahesh Babu,
who took his micro-blogging site Twitter to hail Akkineni family
for giving a soothing family entertainer like Manam. He
tweeted, "ANR lives on..what a moment for the akkineni family..:).
Manam is an outstanding film..my heart fills up with joy
when plots like these work..congrats to the entire team especially
to director vikram for his 'out of the box' idea.!!pleasantly
surprised by Akhil's cameo in the end..the boy has amazing screen
presence....a star to look out for in the future.:)."
On May 28 2014, Kamal Hassan had watched Manam in the special screening, which was organised in Chennai. He was touched by the sentimental scenes in the film. He was also seen in tears, when he was watching the portions of ANR. The movie features the three generations of Akkineni family - ANR, Nagarjuna, Naga Chaitanya in the key roles, where South beauties Shriya Saran and Samantha plays the female lead in the film.