It is no secret that the charming Mahesh Babu is one of the most charismatic and talented stars in the Telugu film industry today. Fondly referred to as 'Prince', the superstar is held in high regard thanks to his dashing personality, chocolate-boy looks, remarkable versatility as an actor and his simple nature. Over the years, the actor has starred in quite a few blockbusters, and this has established him as the pride of Tollywood. Now, here is some awesome news for all you Mahesh Babu fans out there.
According to reports in the Telugu media, Mahesh Babu is set to play his father Krishna in the eagerly awaited NTR biopic. The shooting of NTR Kathanayakudu has almost been wrapped up and only the scenes highlighting the bond between NTR and Krishna are pending to be shot.
Apparently, the film's leading man and Tollywood star Balakrishna personally called Mahesh Babu and asked him to play Krishna in the film. The Spyder actor is currently shooting for Maharshi in the US and he's likely to take a call about this in the days to come.
In case you did not know, the NTR biopic/NTR Kathanayakudu is a Krish directorial and it revolves around the life of the former Andhra CM NTR. Besides NBK, it also features Vidya Balan, Rana Daggubati and Sumanth in the lead. Actress Rakul Preet is also a part of the cast and she'll be seen playing Sridevi in the film.