Venkatesh Daggubati, Varun Tej, Tamannah Bhatia and Mehreen Kaur Pirazda starrer F2 Fun and Frustration, which was released on 12th February, has finally emerged as Sankranthi winner. According to the trader's report, Venkatesh starrer F2 has beaten Mahesh Babu starrer blockbuster movie Srimanthudu in Nizam area.
Koratala Siva’s directorial venture Srimanthudu had made Rs 22.34 Cr in Nizam in terms of distributor's share whereas Anil Ravipudi’s directorial venture F2 Fun and frustration, produced by Dil Raju, has earned Rs 22.47 Cr after the successful run of 1 month. In this manner, Venkatesh has beaten Mahesh Babu. Currently, Mahesh Babu is working with Vamsi Paidipally for his next upcoming 25th film Maharshi, which is being produced by Dil Raju, Ashwini Dutt and PVP. Maharshi will be released on 25th April. On the other side, Venkatesh will be next seen in multi starrer Venky Mama, in which Naga Chaitanya is playing the lead role.