Dulquer Salmaan has wrapped up work on legendary actress Savithri’s biopic Mahanati. The actor plays the role of actor Gemini Ganesan in the film. The film stars Samantha, Shalini Pandey, Vijay Devarakonda and many others in important roles.​

Dulquer is very excited about playing the role of Gemini Ganesan in this period film. He recently revealed in an interview that he has not copied Gemini Ganesan but has acted as a big star from the 1950s. He added as there was no footage of the late actor in real life, it was difficult to portray him

The film is directed by Nag Ashwin and the music is composed by Mickey J Meyer.The Tamil Telugu bilingual will release on March 29 2018.