Malayalam Megastar Mammootty who has been winning the hearts of the Indian audiences for years is now coming up with historical war drama, Mamangam, which is simultaneously releasing on 12th December 12 in five languages, including Telugu. Mega Producer Allu Aravind is releasing the Telugu version of Mamangam. Recently the makers organized the promotional event in Hyderabad, on this occasion, Allu Aravind revealed an interesting tidbit about Mammootty.
He said, “Around 10 years ago, he had called Mammootty and requested him to play the main villain in a film which has Power Star Pawan Kalyan in the lead role. when I asked Mammootty to play the villain, he asked me, “Could you approach Chiranjeevi for this role.” I replied, “No I couldn’t.” He then laughed out loud and asked me then how can I offer him the same role.” Mamangam is directed by M Padmakumar.