Revealing-Samantha-From-MahanatiSamantha who is currently the talk of the town with her Ramalachimi character from Rangasthalam is set to surprise in another versatile role soon. The first look of the character is out.

The image below shows Samantha playing the role of Madhuravani. It accompanies with a quote from the character that the name is same as Savitri’s from Kanyashulkam. The actress plays a journalist in the movie, and the first look image serves as an introduction to the world in multiple ways. It highlights the look, period and setting of the time and also the character of Savitri indirectly.

Mahanati is the biopic of legendary actress Savitri, and Keerthy Suresh essays the title role. Nag Ashwin of Yevade Subrahmanium fame directs Mahanati, and it is slated to release in Telugu and Tamil simultaneously on May 9th.