Akkineni Nagarjuna's recent release Shirdi Sai, which has been directed by K Raghavendra Rao, has done good business in South India and the USA market. Now, businessman-turned-producer Maheshwara Reddy has decided to take it to North India. Yes! You guessed it right. He has planned to dub this devotional film in Hindi for the Sai Baba's devotees for the viewers in that part.
Maheshwara Reddy says that he wants to take his spiritual movie to a maximum number of the devotees of Sai Baba across India. Akkineni Nagarjuna is a popular pan-India star and he is the right person to carry the message of the godman. "So, we intend to dub the film in Hindi and later in Tamil and other languages too," the Deccan Chronicle quotes the producer as saying.
Shirdi Sai is revered across the world and many film goers in North India are eager to watch the film. A few Bollywood distributors have enquired with the producer about the film. Hence Maheshwara Reddy is sparing no effort to dub it properly and unleash a publicity blitz to hype the big ticket devotional film.
However, the film Shirdi Sai is the cinematic of land mark life episodes of Shirdi Sai Baba. Actor Nagarjuna has reprised the role of the godman in the movie. His performance has received rave reviews from the film critics, who feel that he would get a few Best Actor award for his acting in the film. It should be seen how viewers in North India will receive his performance.