Superstar Mahesh Babu’s upcoming movie ‘Maharshi’ which has been creating good buzz has done pre-release wonders. With three top producers Ashwini Dutt, Dil Raju, and PVP Prasad bankrolling the project, the expectations have been multiplied.
The movie has done a wonderful pre-release business of Rs 150 crores. Theatrical rights were sold for Rs 94.50 cr, Satellite, digital rights, and audio rights were sold for Rs 47 crores. The overseas rights were sold for Rs 12.50 cr and Karnataka, Tamilnadu, and North India rights for Rs 10 crores.
Directed by Vamsi Paidipally, the movie has Allari Naresh as Mahesh Babu’s friend and Pooja Hegde as the heroine. The movie is slated for May 9th release.