Mahesh Babu targeting CID


Mahesh Babu will play the role of CID in upcoming film #Mahesh 26, which will be helmed by Sukumar and produced by Mythri Movie Makers, says sources.

Recently Mythri Movie Makers announced their next upcoming project with Sukumar and Superstar Mahesh Babu. Currently the film maker is enjoying the success of his recent offering Rangasthalam starring Mega Power Star Ram Charan Teja and Samantha Akkineni. Earlier Sukumar helmed 1 Nenokkadine for Mahesh Babu in 2014 but unfortunately the film received mixed response at the box office. Now once again both Mahesh and Sukumar teamed up for an upcoming film and this time they are targeting to deliver a hit movie.

Sukumar’s Rangasthalam was made on a budget of Rs 60 Cr and according to the traders report, the film went on to fetch Rs 210 Cr. The sources close to Sukumar said, the director has planned out an impressive crime thriller for Mahesh Babu and Spyder star will be seen essaying the role of a CID officer in it. The pre production work has been already started. This is not the first time when Prince of Tollywood will be seen as Police officer, he has already essayed the role of cop in Dookudu and Pokiri.

Mahesh Babu was last seen in political drama Bharat Ane Nenu, directed by Srimanthudu fame Koratala Siva, which was released on 20th April and the movie was a big hit at the box office. In Bharat Ane Nenu, Mahesh Babu played the role of Chief Minister of United Andhra Pradesh. Very soon he will join the sets of his next upcoming film #Mahesh 25, helmed by Vamsi Paidipally. According to the latest buzz, the makers have locked the title Raajasam. The film which will have the backdrops of US and Rayalseema, will be jointly bankrolled by Dil Raju and Ashwini Dutt. Now we have to wait and see, Will Sukumar and Mahesh Babu be able to set a new box office record with their movie?