Mahesh Kathi is a film critic, actor, and director in Tollywood. He is known for his reviews of Telugu movies, and he was in the news with various controversies linked with Pawan Kalyan and Bala Krishna. In an exclusive interview with a programme of 'Anchor Komali Tho Kaburlu', Mahesh Kathi has opened up about many issues about the films and the politics. He has questioned the comedy show Jabardasth and its impact on the public. While faulting a national award given to Baahubali, the film critic said, if he is offered Rs 150 crore, he can make a better film with a better story.