Shooting for Mahesh Babu’s upcoming Telugu political drama “Bharath Ane Nenu” for the next schedule, directed by Koratala Siva, will take place in Lucknow according to sources. A source from unit said shooting for Lucknow will commence from August 10th and is expected to end by 22nd August. Team would be shooting in various places in Lucknow, including Jahangirabad palace, Nadwa College and Moosa Bagh Palace. Mahesh Babu would be part of the cast and crew , shooting in Lucknow.
Mahesh Babu would be playing a role of Chief Minister in the movie. “Bharath Ane Nenu” is Mahesh Babu’s second movie with filmmaker Koratala Siva. They have previously worked together in 2015 film “Srimanthudu”. Srimanthudu was a commercial success and was the second highest Telugu grosser in a lifetime. Srimanthudu was dubbed in tamil language and re-released, Selvandhan. After the release, many actors and bureaucrats got inspired for developing backward villages and in-turn adopting them. How inspiration and statements materialized in reality is still unknown.
Kiara Advani, who made her acting debut in 2014 with Kabir Sadanand’s “Fugly”, is foraying into Telugu filmdom with this project. She is playing a role of Mahesh Babu’s. The film also stars popular Tamil actor Sarath Kumar as Mahesh Babu’s father.