Mahesh Babu’s next fetches record price for theatrical rights

Superstar Mahesh Babu is currently shooting for a bilingual film with director AR Murugudoss.

Mahesh’s earlier films have might have been dud on the big screen, but they managed to get decent TRP ratings on the small screen.

Going by the trend, the leading channels competed for the rights of the film to be telecasted on television. It has been reported that the makers of the movie have sold their theatrical rights to a leading news channel for a whopping 18 crores.

Rakul Preet Singh will be seen romancing Mahesh Babu and the film is set for a summer release next year.