Actor Akkineni Nagarjuna, who is gearing up for the release Telugu family drama Manam, says the film will give audiences one last opportunity to see his father and late actor Akkineni Nageswara Rao on the silver screen. The Late legendary actor, who is fondly known as ANR, died on January 22, 2014. He was 91.The viewers should not miss this chance to watch him dazzling the screens for the last time.
Manam stars Akkineni family's three generation features like Nageswara Rao, Nagarjuna, Naga Chaitanya, who have star together for the first time in their careers. In a statement to the media, Nagarjuna said, "This is my father's last film and people shouldn't miss the opportunity to see him on-screen one last time. The film will be a befitting farewell to my father."
Ishq fame Vikram Kumar has written the story and screenplay and directed the movie Manam. Talking about his scripting work, Nagarjuna said, "When we decided to act together in a film, we had come across a lot of scripts but nothing impressed us. Finally, when Vikram narrated this script, we were bowled over and realized it was what we were looking for."
Manam, which also features Shriya Saran, Samantha Ruth Prabhu, Neetu Chandra and Raashi Khanna, is slated to release worldwide on May 23. It should be seen how the viewers will receive the movie.