In a live interview with Telugu channel TV9, SS Rajamouli has confirmed that he will be associating with Mahesh Babu for his next project after the multi-starrer RRR. The film will reportedly be bankrolled by KL Narayana under his Sri Durga Arts banner. This will reportedly be the 28th film of the actor.
— Mahesh Babu Trends ™ (@MaheshFanTrends) April 18, 2020
The Sarileru Neekevvaru star had put out a tweet about 10 years back that he would be associating with the Bahubali director. Almost after a decade, this has been confirmed by the director. Although, Mahesh is yet to comment on this.
4 all u people there’s sum really good news:)looks like Rajamouli n Me r finally working together:)FINALLY 🙂
— Mahesh Babu (@urstrulyMahesh) May 22, 2010
Mahesh Babu has been creating awareness about the Coronavirus pandemic, asking fans to stay safe, healthy and positive. He has also been constantly thanking frontliners – police, doctors and health workers for their efforts, on his social media handles.
Last month, the star had contributed 1 crore to the Chief Minister Relief Fund of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. He had also donated 25 lakhs towards the Corona Crisis Charity for the Telugu film industry workers whose livelihood has been affected owing to the national lockdown.
The actor had recently put out a one-minute video that went viral on social media. In the video, he is seen playing on the Wii with his son Gautam.
— Mahesh Babu (@urstrulyMahesh) April 16, 2020
Meanwhile, the makers of SS Rajamouli’s RRR recently unveiled the first look of Ram Charan who plays Rama Raju.
As much as we wanted to give you all a treat by releasing a video and first look for @ajaydevgn sir’s birthday, the ongoing crisis has posed a hassle in the process of finishing the music and DI.
We will keep you engaged with the updates once the lockdown got over. Stay tuned.
— RRR Movie (@RRRMovie) April 2, 2020
The motion poster of the film, unveiled last month, has garnered over 7.3 million views. It features Ram Charan representing the emotion ‘Roudram’ running towards Junior NTR representing ‘Rudhiram’, to join hands for Ranam thereby giving us the title Roudram Ranam Rudhiram.
The multilingual is set to release on 8 Jan 2021. It was earlier slated to hit the screens on 30 July 2020.
Watch the motion poster here: