Writer Bharavi, who has penned devotional classics like Annamayya, Sri Ramadasu, Sri Manjunatha, is turning director with Jagadguru Adishankara movie. Kaushik Babu is playing the lead role of Adishankara. Nagarjuna, Mohan Babu, Srihari, Suman, among others are playing important roles in this movie. While K Raghavender Rao directed scenes in which Nagarjuna acted, popular actor and director AVS directed some comedy scenes.
Director Bharavi says that, ‘Jagadguru Adishankara is made with a huge budget after facing many struggles. The motive of the movie is to make today’s youth know about Adishankara’. Therefore the movie has been attached with the tag line ‘A film for youth’. Jagadguru Adishankara features high production values and visual effects. About 1500 visual effects (VFX) professionals from six renowned visual effects companies have worked for over an year for this movie. It is said that Nag has appeared as ‘Chadaludu’ in this movie and his role will attract everyone it seems. The movie unit is confident that the movie will create positive vibrations in people and will sure become a hit.