Telugu actor Sharwanand’s Mahanubhavudu released on Friday to an encouraging response from critics and fans both in domestic and international markets. The film was released on 400 screens in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana and 200 plus screens in other parts of the country and in the United States.
Mahanubhavudu is said to be the biggest opening in the career of Sharwanand. The romantic comedy is also said to be his first biggest commercial collaboration in last few years. Sharwanand’s first commercial breakthrough came in 2014 with Run Raja Run, which was produced by UV Creations that has also bankrolled Mahanubhavudu.
Mahanubhavudu is written and directed by Maruthi Dasari, which also stars Mehreen Pirzada as the female lead. In the film, Sharwanand plays a role that is obsessed with cleanliness. Celebrities, who watched the film, have praised it. “Saw #Mahanubhavudu & enjoyed it. Yet another hit for @DirectorMaruthi. Congrats #Sharwanand, @MusicThaman & UV Creations,” tweeted Allu Sirish.
According to sources, actors Naga Chaitanya and Nani who watched Mahanubhavudu have also liked the film and have wished the filmmakers for its success.
Given that the film has received positive reactions from the critics and a good word of mouth from the public, the filmmakers are confident that Mahanubhavudu will become “super hit” at the box office this festive season.