Manam has become one of most awaited films with Akkineni Nageswara Rao’s sudden demise, as it is last movie of the legendary actor. Gemini TV (Sun Network) has bagged the film’s satellite rights for a shocking Rs 8 crore. This is highest ever price for Akkineni heroes. The film story is said to be unique with scientific touch. ANR was seen in boyish kind of role in Manam poster. He was blissful acting with his son Nagarjuna and grandson Naga Chaitanya. ANR completed his part of shooting as well as dubbing.
Vikram Kumar is directing the movie under Annapurna Studios Banner and Anup Rubens is providing music. Samantha Ruth Prabhu is lead actress opposite Naga Chaitanya and Shriya Saran will be seen opposite Nagarjuna in the hilarious entertainer. Manam distribution rights are also in full demand and many are eager to acquire the film. Nagarjuna is planning to release the movie on own in several areas. Manam audio will release in March and the movie will grace theaters in March end or in April.