Exclusive: Mollywood Star Dulquer Salmaan To Play Gemini Ganesan In Upcoming Tamil Film Mahanati
Actor Dulquer Salmaan will play a young Gemini Ganesan in upcoming Tamil film Mahanati. This film is not a biopic of Gemini Sir. Mahanati will focus on the life of controversial actress Savitri. Dulquer will make a cameo appearance as Gemini Ganesan.
Nag Ashwin will direct Mahanati. The film is in pre-production stage right now, casting is going on. Dulquer Salmaan read the script and he liked it, his casting is now confirmed. He will start working on the film from June onwards. He is doing another Tamil film in 2017.
Director Nag Ashwin already told media about his plans for The Mahanati. He is a great fan of actress Savitri. Nag will explore every aspect of her life; he has no problem with controversy. He wants to make Mahanati a memorable biopic.
Big question is does Dulquer Salmaan really resemble legend Gemini Ganesan? Technology and makeup can create unbelievable things.
We sure cannot wait to watch Dulquer as Gemini Ganesan.