Major is Mahesh Babu's debut production. Mahesh Babu teamed up with Sony Entertainments for the production of the film. The movie is based on Major Unnikrishnan who lost his life during the Mumbai 26/11 attacks. Adivi Sesh plays the lead role in the film while Sashi Kiran Tikka is on board to direct the project.
Meanwhile, the buzz is that Renu Desai is a part of the film, for a key role. The media reports did rounds for almost three days that she is going to act in Mahesh's production venture. However, it is not the truth. The media reports carried no truth and the actress confirmed the same.
The actress confirmed that she did not sign any film but added that she would be ready to do mother roles. The actress is busy with the pre-production work of her debut directorial in Telugu, which is based on Farmers.