Chiranjeevi, Karishma Kotak
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Marthand K Venkatesh
Chota K Naidu
Devi Sri Prasad
- Audio release date
Shankar Dada Zindabad story at a glance
Shankar (Chiranjeevi) a goon, falls in love with the voice of Jahnavi (Karishma Kotak) who works as radio jockey. He introduces himself as a history professor to impress Jahnavi. Meanwhile, he gets illusion as seeing Gandhiji and talking to him. Shankar as a part of his wrong deeds also helps a land grabber called Lingam (Sayaji Shinde). Lingam tricks Shankar to grab the old-age home run by Jahnavi. With power being Lingam side, Shankar attack Lingam with Gandhigiri and how he achieves this forms the rest of the story.
The movie opened with huge expectations and packed houses, but settled as an average grosser at box office. The reviews were also mixed.
- This movie is sequel to Shankar Dada MBBS and it is also remake of Bollywood super hit film Lage Raho Munna Bhai.
- Karishma Kotak made her debut with this film in Tollywood. Later she did not feature in any Telugu film.
- Pawan Kalyan made a special role in this film.
- Ravi Teja, Prabhudeva, Allu Arjun and Devi Sri Prasad made cameo appearances in songs.
- This is first combination of Chiranjeevi and Prabhudeva.
- This is third combination of Devi Sri Prasad and Chiranjeevi; DSP and Prabhudeva.
- Yana Gupta featured in item song in this film.
- This is the last film of Chiranjeevi after being active in politics.
- Victory Venkatesh and Pawan Kalyan attended the audio launch as chief guest.