Director AR Murugadoss, who has delivered blockbusters like Dheena, Stalin, Ghajini, Thuppakki and Kaththi, is currently busy with shooting for his upcoming Tamil-Telugu film.
The untitled project, which marks the Tamil debut of Telugu superstar Mahesh Babu, is touted to be one of the most expensive South Indian films of all time.
The film is jointly bankrolled by eight producers including NV Prasad, Tagore Madhu, Reliance Entertainment, Leo Productions, Mega Super Good Films, Fox Star Studios along with Mahesh Babu and director Murugadoss under their respective banners for a whopping budget of Rs 120 crore.
According to reports, Murugadoss, who is collaborating with Mahesh Babu for the first time was impressed with actor's style and dedication.
In an interview during the promotion of his upcoming Bollywood flick, Akira, The 7am Arivu director revealed that Mahesh Babu is a curious observer and a dedicated actor. He was quoted as saying;
"Curiosity and dedication are the key factors in scaling greater heights in any actor's career. Mahesh curiously observes what we say and is a very dedicated actor. He is a stylish and manly Prince."
Meanwhile, Murgadoss' Akira, starring Sonakshi Sinha, is slated to hit the screens on 2 September 2016.