Tollywood star Mahesh Babu took a break to celebrate New Year with family and friends abroad and has just returned to the city. He will be joining the sets of his upcoming film Bharat Ane Nenu, which is being directed by Koratala Siva. The team is yet to wrap up the shoot and will be doing so in this current schedule. It is said that just a few scenes and songs are left to be shot. Bharat Ane Nenu, a political thriller, is touted to hit the silver screens on April 27 and the team is working towards this deadline
According to sources close to the film unit, it is not entirely a political thriller. There is oodles of romance and comedy as well, and that will be the crowd-puller. The political satire will be an enjoyable fare and the assembly scenes are something to look forward to, we hear.
Kiara Advani of MS Dhoni: The Untold Story fame will be playing Mahesh Babuâ€™s love interest in the film and their chemistry on screen will be something to watch out for, reveal sources in the know. Others in the star cast of Bharat Ane Nenu include R Sarathkumar, Prakash Raj, Devaraj, Aamani, Sithara, Posani Krishna Murali, Devadas Kanakala, P Ravi Shankar, Jeeva and Krishna.Devi Sri Prasad is composing the tunes for this flick and on the other side, the composer is also working for Mahesh25 with Vamshi Paidipally, and he composed three tunes for the film in the USA. Ravi K Chandran and Tirru are handling the camera and Kotagiri Venkateswara Rao has been signed up for editing.
Produced by DVV Danayya under the banner DVV Entertainment, Bharat Ane Nenu is being made on a budget of Rs 80 crore. The film is gearing up for release on April 27.
It may be mentioned here that Mahesh Babu plays the Chief Minister for the first time in his career and his fans are eager to see him in the never-seen-before avatar.