Nag Ashwin who directed Nani’s ‘Yevavde Subrahmanyam’ decided to come with a biopic on legendary actress Savitri. He readied script and for quite some time tried his best to find out suitable actress for the role. He planned to rope Nitya Menon. However for some reason film makers replaced her with Samantha.
But now shocking news is coming out about Savitri biopic that the director demanded Samantha to put on weight. However Samantha refused it outright saying her physique is like that and got ready to walk out of the project. Speculation is increasing as to how film makers show Savitri in the biopic and how movie lovers accept the film.