Srimanthudu Audio Release
It wouldn’t be an exaggeration to say that the audio launch of Superstar Mahesh Babu and glamourous Star Sruthi Haasan combination film ‘Srimanthudu’ was a star-studded affair. Audio composed by Devi Sri Prasad was launched grandly on Saturday, i.e. on July 18 at Shilpakala Vedika in Hyderabad. This much hyped film is being directed by Koratala Siva. Yerneni Naveen, Yalamanchili Ravi Shankar and CV Mohan are jointly producing this prestigious film with huge budget under MB Entertainment Pvt. Ltd. and Mythri Movie Makers banners. Gorgeous actress Shruti Haasan is paired opposite Mahesh Babu in this movie. Devi Sri Prasad composed the music. Actor Jagapathi Babu plays the role of Prince’s father.
Prince Mahesh Babu had brought his entire family for the occasion. Super Star Krishna, Smt. Vijay Nirmala, Victory Venkatesh, Namratha Shirodkar, Ganta Srinivas, VV Vinayak, Sudhir Babu, Galla Jayadev, Jagapathi Babu, Devi Sri Prasad, Producers Yerneni Naveen, Yalamanchili Ravi Shankar and CV Mohan, Cinematographer Madhi, Aadi Seshgiri Rao, Srikanth Addala, Director Koratala Siva, Joopalli Arun, Rahul Ravindran, Suchar Indian head Kiran, Gopichand Achanta and Ramajogayya Sastry and some others have graced the event. Guests who graced the event have felicitated Super Star Krishna.
Victory Venkatesh launched the audio CD by presenting the first CD to Ganta Srinivasa Rao. Audio was released through Aditya Music. Victory Venkatesh wished all the best to the team.
Speaking at the function, Super Star Krishna said, “Title is very impressive. I’ve watched the teaser and trailers. Mahesh looks very glamour. I’m very happy that Satyamurthy’s son Devi Sri Prasad has provided music for ‘Srimanthudu’. My heartfelt thanks to all audience for showing their affection on me since 50 years. Now they are encouraging Mahesh also. My special thanks to my fans.”
Super Star Mahesh Babu shared, “I love Devi’s music very much. I’ve told this several times. I like his energy. Director Siva is an extraordinary writer. He has crafted he film more beautifully than what he narrated. Madhi has provided excellent cinematography. He stood by our side and boosted our energy levels. My special thanks to Jagapathi Babu garu for accepting to act in this film. After watching the film, his role will obviously convince everyone that he is the only actor who will do perfect justice to that role. Top artistes like Rajendra Prasad garu and Sukanya have worked for this project. I felt like I was working with my family members. I’m a big fan of Kamal Haasan. I didn’t expect that I work with his daughter. Shruthi is a terrific performer and dancer. He did excellent job. Producers Yerneni Naveen, Yalamanchili Ravi Shankar and CV Mohan have made the film wonderfully. I always try to do good films for my fans, but I disappointed them last time. I’m sorry if you feel that it’s my mistake. I hope this time I will get big treat for my birthday and I wish and hope that fans encouragement will be always with me.”
Director Koratala Siva said, “I consider myself lucky that just in the starting stage of my career I got the chance to direct Mahesh Babu who is one of the best actors in Tollywood. Though it is the first film for producers, they have made the film stylishly. My special thanks to Madhi and Ramajogayya Sastry. Mahesh and Jagapathi babu are superb in the film as son and father respectively. Mahesh and Shruthi pair is excellent. I’ve put in lot of efforts to prepare the story by keeping Mahesh’s image in mind. After listening to the story, Mahesh Babu immediately accepted to act in this. Devi Sri Prasad has provided wonderful music. I’m thankful to Prakash and all the team members.”
Speaking on the occasion, Jagapathi Babu said, “Mahesh fans are eagerly waiting for the film. ‘Srimanthidu’ is an amazing story. After watching the film, NRIs and all others goes to their home town to adopt their village. Director Siva has crafted the film wonderfully. Devi Sri Prasad is one my favourite music directors. He has given excellent music. I feel that Mahesh Babu is naturally blessed with beauty along with mischief, naughty, active and energetic qualities. Along with all audience, I’m also eagerly waiting to watch the film.”
Addressing the gathering, Shruthi Haasan said, “I’m very happy and proud to be part of this wonderful film. Mahesh is not just an amazing star, he is a very humble person also. I’m thankful to Koratala Siva and producers for having given me this opportunity.”
Cinematographer Madhi said, “I’m thankful to Mahesh Babu, Koratala Siva and producers for having given me this opportunity.”
Devi Sri Prasad and Shruthi Haasan’s performance at the stage impressed everyone there. All the attendees wished all the best to the team.
The cast of the film includes: Jagapathi Babu, Rajendra Prasad, Shruthi Haasan, Ali, Subbaraju, Vennela Kishore, Sivaji Raja, Kadambari, Mukesh Rishi, Sampath, Harish, Edida Sriram, Tulasi, Sukanya, Sitaram and Sana and some others.
Lyrics: Ramajogayya Sastry; Dance: Raju Sundaram, Dinesh and Bosco Caesar; Fights: Anal Arasu; Assistant Directors: Trivedi; Associate Directors: Seshu and Jayaram Ravi; Co-directors: Vasu and Tulasi; Chief Co-directors: PVV Somaraju; Editing: Kotagiri Venkateswara Rao; Art: AS Prakash; Camera: Madhi; Music: Devi Sri Prasad; Executive Producer: Chandra Sekhar Ravipati; Producers: Yerneni Naveen, Yalamanchili Ravi Shankar and CV Mohan; Story-Dialogues-Screenplay-Direction: Koratala Siva.