Not Keerthy I Was First Approached To Play Savitri's Role In Mahanati Says, Amala Paul

Nag Ashwin brought the life and times of Legendary actress Savatri on-screen with the epic biopic, Mahanati. The film released last summer ended up as a blockbuster hit at the BO. Talented diva Keerthy Suresh who portrayed the role of the stalwart yesteryear actress, Savitri garnered immense critical acclaims for her stupendous performance. The latest news is that speaking in the latest interview, Malayalam actress Amala Paul who is coming up with a female-oriented thriller, Aadai in Tamil claimed that it was her and not Keerthy who was first approached to play Savithri's role in Mahanati. Amala also said that she could not sign the project due to her personal issues.