Actress Samantha explains how her character, Madhuravani will reveal about veteran actress Savithri to the world. Madhuravani is a journalist, who was earlier not interested in Savithri or her career as heroine. But when she studies deeply about her, she is awed and she reveals to the world about the personality of Savithri. The role has gained this importance in the film. Mahanati film is a biopic on Savithri's life. It is directed by Nag Ashwin and produced by the Dutt sisters.