Mahanati (lit. The Great Actress) is a 2018 Indian Telugu-language biographical film based on the life of actress Savitri. The film is directed by Nag Ashwin, produced by C. Ashwini Dutt, Swapna Dutt and Priyanka Dutt under Vyjayanthi Movies and Swapna Cinema banners and stars Keerthy Suresh in the titular role while Dulquer Salmaan, Samantha Akkineni, and Vijay Devarakonda play the other lead roles. Rajendra Prasad, Bhanupriya, and Prakash Raj appear in other pivotal roles. Music for the film is composed by Mickey J. Meyer.