Director Nag Ashwin helmed this magnanimous project which was released on May 9, 2018, and the film captured the hearts of the audience. He had showcased all the important moments in the lives of ‘Nadigaiyar Thilagam’ Savitri and Gemini Ganesan.
Thanking the director for the film, Keerthy Suresh posted, “Thank you so much Nagi for everything. Truly grateful to you for EVERYTHING! Your mission was one hell of a mission, which you made possible.”
The most interesting part was when Keerthy Suresh shared the notes she had put down during the narration of the script, which she shared on her social networking pages. The note has some of her doubts which she wanted to get cleared from the director. Sharing her note, Keerthy Suresh posted, “Nagiiii look what I found! The first set of notes I made when you were narrating! What a journey it’s been!”
Here note read:
- Drinking scene – How are they going to shoot that
- Aged look – How long in the movie
- Pregnant look is there or not?
- Lose and gaining weight necessary
Nadigaiyar Thilagam (Tamil) and Mahanati(Telugu), produced by Vyjayanthi Movies, boasts of a stellar star cast including Keerthy Suresh, Samantha Akkineni, Dulquer Salmaan, Vijay Deverakonda and several other actors. At the 66th National Film Awards, Mahanati won three awards – Best Telugu Film, Best Actress and Best Costume Design.