After a spot of two years, actor Mahesh Babu returns to the screens with Sarkaru Vaari Paata (SVP) on May 12. Directed by Parasuram Petla, the film, additionally starring Keerthy Suresh within the lead function, is collectively bankrolled by Mythri Movie Makers, 14 Reels Plus, and GMB Entertainments. Ahead of the movie’s launch, Mahesh interacted with the media in Hyderabad. Here are excerpts from the interplay:
Your character in Sarkaru Vaari Paata appears new.
We all had a tricky time throughout the Covid-19 pandemic, and the capturing of SVP was halted a number of occasions as a result of lockdown. I’ve to thank the movie’s group for standing agency in such troublesome occasions. The credit score for SVP goes to the director Parasuram. My character within the film has been designed fairly otherwise, and it jogged my memory of the Pokiri days. I loved rather a lot capturing for SVP.
Is there any cause behind evaluating SVP to Pokiri?
We can discover shades of Pokiri in SVP. There was a mass feeling and euphoria within the theater for Pokiri. I acquired a possibility to play such an lively character as soon as once more in Sarkaru Vaari Paata.
What was the robust a part of Sarkaru Vaari Paata?
It was robust primarily due to the pandemic. Carrying this movie for nearly two years was very robust for all of us. We have been unsure concerning the movie’s shoot, after which we weren’t positive concerning the film’s launch. Holding the film for such an extended interval was not a simple factor. The credit score goes to all the group.
How was it working with director Parasuram?
I favored Parasuram’s Geetha Govindam. There have been a variety of optimistic vibes when he narrated the story of SVP. I made a decision to do the film with out giving any second ideas. He has an incredible spark in writing.
Is the story of SVP set within the US?
The story begins within the US and shifts to Visakhapatnam within the second half.
We heard that you simply have been stressed whereas capturing for the tune “Ma Ma Mahesha”.
I wasn’t stressed. We initially shot one other tune. But after watching the move, director Parasuram and the group felt the necessity for a mass tune. Then, Thaman got here up with the energetic tune “Ma Ma Mahesha”. By that point, the movie’s manufacturing additionally reached its finish and we already put all of our power into it. So, all of us have been in a dilemma. Because being ready and capturing is one factor and dealing with out preparation is one other factor. But inside ten days, an enormous set was erected for the tune, and we did it. The tune goes to be one of many highlights of the movie.
Why have been you so emotional at SVP’s pre-release occasion?
Quite a bit has occurred in these two years. People who have been near me have handed away. So, I used to be a little bit emotional.
At the trailer launch of Major, you spoke about delivering back-to-back blockbusters within the final 4 years.
Picking good tales is the key, and someplace, I used to be additionally fortunate to get them. It has been a fantastic journey over the past 4 years, and I imagine that Sarkaru Vaari Paata will even be a profitable movie.
Tell us about your movie with Trivikram.
It’s too early to speak about it. But I’m very excited concerning the mission.
What are you able to inform us about your movie with SS Rajamouli?
It will probably be a pan-India mission.