Kalyan Ram's recent film MLA (Manchi Lakshanalunna Abbayi) received a mixed response from the audience. The film which had Kajal Aggarwal as the female lead ended its theatrical run and it grossed an amount of Rs. 17.5 crores worldwide. The distributor share of the film stands at Rs. 9.30 crores and the final box office verdict is above average. The film's producers distributed the film on their own and the overall production costs are about Rs. 11.1 crores and the film recovered about 83.8% of its budget. MLA movie is directed by Upendra Madhav and music is composed by Manisharma.