Director SS Rajamouli has been busy working on his upcoming big-budget movie, RRR, In which Ram Charan and Jr NTR collaborate for the very first time. For the past couple of months, there have been rumors about Mahesh Babu joining hands with Rajamouli for a film. As per the report, a source close to the director has confirmed the news. The source added, 'BIGGG NEWS... Telugu superstar Mahesh Babu and director SS Rajamouli to collaborate. Mahesh will star in Rajamouli's next directorial, after RRR... Produced by KL Narayana... Will go on floors in 2022.'
When asked if director S S Rajamouli is working on the script now, the source said, 'As of now, Rajamouli is concentrating on RRR. He will work on the film's script after RRR releases in January 2021. His film with Mahesh Babu will be produced by KL Narayana under his banner Durga Arts.'
BIGGG NEWS... #Telugu superstar #MaheshBabu and director #SSRajamouli to collaborate... #Mahesh will star in #Rajamouli's next directorial, after #RRR... Produced by KL Narayana... Will go on floors in 2022. pic.twitter.com/DhgUlqaKCz— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) April 18, 2020
The Baahubali director confirmed his project with Mahesh Babu in a recent interview with a popular television channel. In the past, Mahesh Babu has expressed his interest in teaming up with Rajamouli for a film and had revealed the same in several interviews. In early-2020, speculations were rife that Prabhas and Rajamouli will join hands for a film, which will be co-produced by the duo. The director has quashed the rumors and added that he will work with Mahesh Babu before moving on to his future projects.
Amid Coronavirus lockdown A huge donation is being made individually from the Telugu Cinema Industry in support of the coronavirus victims. Now, superstar Mahesh Babu has also donated heavily. In the meantime, he was a sensational success with the film Sarileru Neekevarvu. He also felt inadequate. The superstar has donated 1.30 crore of rupees in aid of two Telugu state chief ministers. Mahesh also praised the decisions taken by the two-state governments to curb the coronavirus.