There is an excitement in the air as the first Mohanlal movie of this year- Manamantha hits theatres tomorrow!
It marks the comeback of the superstar to the Tollywood industry after nearly two decades. He will be playing the role of a supermarket manager. Just like in Drishyam, Mohanlal will be part of a typical middle class family that dreams of achieving bigger things. The project has been helmed by award winning film maker Chandrasekhar Yeleti. The film also stars Veteran actor Gautami who has been part of hit films like Papanasam and Drishyam. The film is touted to be a family entertainer. Manamantha will also have simultaneous release in Tamil as Namathu and in Malayalam as Vismayam.
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In fact, the superstar has himself dubbed certain portions of the film in Telugu. According to reports, he learnt the language within a week. Whoa! In a media interaction, he went on to talk about how he enjoyed the process of dubbing in Telugu. “This was my first attempt at learning Telugu, and all that it took me to understand and speak the language was just one week. The whole dubbing process in my own voice took about 68 hours and I thoroughly enjoyed the process,” In fact a few days ago, a video of him addressing his fans in Telugu was doing the rounds.
Post this Telugu movie, the superstar has another one coming up in September titled Janatha Garage. The film also stars Jr. NTR, Samantha Ruth Prabhu and Nithya Menen. Nandamuri fans and Lalettan fans are eagerly awaiting its release. For now, the audio launch has reportedly been confirmed on August 12.
So are you going to catch the first Mohanlal release of this year?
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