Prince Mahesh Babu’s ‘Srimanthudu’ movie directed by Koratala Shiva is releasing worldwide on August 7th. Eros International got the overseas rights for this movie. It is reportedly obtained the rights offering around Rs. 80 crores for this film. This film is also releasing in Tamil simultaneously as “Selvanadhan.” Many big heads from Kollywood attended the audio release function of this Tamil version held recently by Mahesh Babu. Kollywood beauty Shruthi Hassan paired with Mahesh Babu in this movie. Hence, there is equal hype generated for its Tamil version also. Interestingly, there is positive talk for these two versions. Mahesh Babu is co-producer of this bilingual movie.
All the tickets for next three-four days were booked online and all the online ticket booking sites are displaying house full boards already. Benefit shows will be screened at Hyderabad, Vijayawada, Guntur and Vizag cities August 7th, 4 AM. These special status shows will be screened at Sri Ramulu, Bramaramba and Vishwanath theaters in Hyderabad. But, these tickets are priced between Rs. 1000 to 2000 each and even then all the tickets were booked in advance.
Besides, Mahesh and Shruthi Hassan, Rajendra Prasad, Jagapathi Babu, Shamna Kasim have played key roles in Srimanthudu. The story is said to be a millionaire adopting a poor and remote village and obviously the millionaire or Srimanthudu is Mahesh Babu.