Samantha is playing Madhuravani in Mahanati who narrates the story on screen. She said, 'Mahanati' is much greater than anybody that is involved in it and re-creating the black & white era with present technology is not at all a joke. She felt so proud to be a part of the golden period which TFI is going through now with amazing movies of no boundaries. Keerthi said she felt like it is too much responsibility on her shoulders to play Mahanati. She said, the movie has shown the women power, on and behind the screen. They opined that the movie connects to all the audiences irrespective of their age.