Mahat Raghavendra has got his third signed in 123. The movie a Tamil -Telugu bilingual, will be directed by Madhura Sreedhar.He has made successful ventures in Sneha Geetham and It’s My Love Story.
Initially the director had plans of casting Gautham (Brahmi’s son) for the lead but the role landed in Mahath’s hands. Rumors of the film being a remake of the hit Bollywood offering Vicky Donor have been ruled out. Mahath who played an important role in Ajith’s Mankatha did grab headlines for wrong reasons earlier, being caught up in the curious case of Taapsee Pannu. The controversies seem to have worked in favor, gifted the lead role in the upcoming romantic action thriller 123. The movie with it’s quirky title will have an theme of 1 life, 2 loves and 3 hearts. Playing female lead is Archana Kavi, opposite Mahat. Madhura Sreedhar is currently polishing up the script as he gears up to launch the project with a pooja ceremony. The director mentioned that he browsed more than 80 portfolios for more than nine weeks before he finalized his heroine Archana for the role. 123 goes on floors on Oct 11.