Sources say, the actor did everything to get into the skin of his character. During the shooting of the film, he gave up non-vegetarian food..
The actor was quoted saying Earlier I portrayed the roles of a devotee in Annamayya and Ramadasu. But now, it is a fortune to portray the role of an embodiment of God, Shirdi Sai. This is going to be a big turn in my career. Mahesh Reddy is an ardent devotee of Shirdi Sai. He is producing it with devotion.
Music for the film is scored by MM Keravani & camera is handled by Gopal reddy.The film is slated for September release.