Mahesh Babu fans can finally rejoice, as the actor’s latest film is all set to release this week. Touted as one of the most-anticipated films of this season, Srimanthudu is this year’s second big Telugu film, after the release of S.S Rajamouli’s Baahubali, which is still playing in theatres. Srimanthudu has caught everyone’s attention because it stars superstar Mahesh Babu. The first-look posters and the trailer of the film have created quite a sensation, and have increased the hype surrounding the film manifold. We give you five reasons why this film is a must-watch, even if you’re not already a Mahesh Babu fan!
Prince Mahesh Babu’s first release of the year is grabbing loads of attention from fans. Srimanthudu which means billionaire revolves around a businessman, who is looking to carve a niche for himself, instead of living under his father’s shadow. And who better to play this role than Mahesh Babu. With his charming looks, and distinguished demeanor, Mahesh Babu is sure to win the hearts of the audience. Not to forget his style quotient that is the USP of this film.
A quality film
"The last time, I disappointed you. If I was at fault, please forgive me," said Mahesh Babu at the audio launch of Srimanthudu. The actor was referring to his previous releases- 1: Nenokkadine and Aagadu- which had a poor show at the box-office. His honest revelation only proves that he takes his work very seriously, and improves to provide better films to his fans. He has also turned producer with the film, which proves that he has confidence in this film.
After delivering the blockbuster film Mirchi in 2013, director Koratala Siva brings us Srimanthudu. Just like the lead actor in his previous film, this one also stars the hero in a dynamic role, in which his life revolves around his family. He has promised that the film will be a commercial entertainer, high on emotional quotient.
Did you know…
The cycle Mahesh Babu rides in the film is the Cannondale Scalpel Carbon model cycle priced at Rs. 3.5 lakhs! Looks like the ‘Prince’ has got royal treatment. The film also promises to deliver a strong social message. Rumor has it that Narendra Modi will get to watch the film at a private screening.
Interesting cast
After sizzling in a special dance number in Mahesh Babu’s Aagadu, Shruti Haasan will be seen in a full-fledged role in this film. It is said that the actress has a substantial role. Veteran actor, Jagapati Babu, who was last seen in Legend, will be seen playing the role of Mahesh Babu’s father in this film. 
Produced by Mythri Movie Makers and G. Mahesh Babu Entertainment Pvt. Ltd, the film has music composed by Devi Sri Prasad while R. Madhi handles the camera. Get set for its release on August 7th!