Mahanati (English: The Great Actress; released as Nadigaiyar Thilagam (Pride of actresses) in Tamil) is a 2018 Indian biographical film based on the life of former legendary actress Savitri. The film is directed by Nag Ashwin, produced by C. Ashwini Dutt, Swapna Dutt and Priyanka Dutt under Vyjayanthi Movies and Swapna Cinema banners and stars Keerthy Suresh in the lead role while Dulquer Salmaan, Samantha Akkineni, Vijay Devarakonda, Rajendra Prasad and Bhanupriya appear in other pivotal roles. Music for the film is composed by Mickey J. Meyer.