Post the release and success of Sarileru Neekevaru, Superstar Mahesh Babu has not signed any film yet. He was supposed to team up with Vamsi Paidipally again, the project got delayed due to some reasons unknown. Later, it was speculated that Geetha Govindam fame Parasuram will direct Mahesh's next. Now, the latest gossips in the industry suggest that the pre-production work of the film has already begun and National-award winning actress Keerthy Suresh has been approached to play the female lead in it. An official confirmation is awaited.