Superstar Mahesh Babu is one of the highest paid actors in the south film industry and cherishes an expansive fan following throughout India.
Recently, social media was taken by a storm, as the actor’s fans commemorated the completion of 14 years since the release of his electrifying film Pokiri, which is the golden hit of his brilliant career.
Yes Pokiri’ was the first film that crossed Rs 40 crore share in the south film industry and was released on April 28, 2006. The movie was a trendsetter and had a perfect pinch of masala for being a super commercial success as well.
In the film, Mahesh Babu starred as Krishna, a police officer who disguises himself as a thug and joins the mafia in order to wipe out the underworld. Meanwhile, the character falls in love with Shruti, an aerobics teacher. Mahesh Babu played the lead role in this movie directed by Puri Jagannadh, alongside Ileana who played the female lead.
The dialogue “Evadu Kodithe Mind Block Avuddo Vaade Pandugaadu” has become so popular that the phrase ‘mind block’ is now regularly being used by Telugu people.
Here are some of the tweets that went trending and celebrated the triumphant 14 years of Mahesh Babu’s film:
Vikram Reddy tweeted:
Annaya 😍 14yrs ago
Prince Nanda shared an unseen pic:
“Unseen Pic No.6 🔥🔥
On their respective social media’s, Mahesh Babu’s ardent fans even set their display picture as a poster which honored and saluted the completion of 14 years of his spectacular film Pokri.
Mahesh Babu is currently emerging glorious due to the success of his latest release, Sarileru Neekevvaru.
The movie marked Mahesh Babu’s third consecutive movie to cross the 100 crore mark and saw Mahesh Babu in an unseen avatar of an Army officer.
Superstar Mahesh Babu will be enticing the audience next in an appearance in SS Rajamouli’s, recently announced upcoming untitled film, starring superstar Mahesh Babu himself. Watch out for the superstar in his next!