Mohan Babu is a veteran in the Telugu film industry and has a career spanning more than four decades. After a wide range of appreciation for his role in Suriya’s Aaakasam Nee Haddura, Mohan Babu will be next seen playing a lead role in the patriotic film Son Of India. On Independence day, Mohan Babu announced the title and first look and it was received well by the audience. On October 23, with a formal official puja ceremony, the regular shoot of the film began.
In October, Mohan Babu and the team of Son Of India kicked off the post COVID work by resuming the shoot in Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh. Few important scenes and a song were canned in Tirupati and with that, the shooting schedule in the temple town is wrapped up. Now, the team of Son Of India is all set to begin another schedule in Hyderabad. Major portions of the film with lead actors will be shot in this Hyderabad shooting schedule. However, except for Mohan Babu, no other cast from the film has been officially announced.
Son Of India will be directed by Diamond Ratnababu and is being produced by Sree Lakshmi Prasanna Pictures and 24 Frames Factory, both of which are co-owned by Mohan Babu. The storyline and genre are said to be the first of its kind in Tollywood and Mohan Babu is playing a never-seen-before powerful role.
Maestro Ilayaraja is on board to score music for the film, while Sarvesh Murari is the cinematographer. Mohan Babu is also providing the screenplay for the film that has dialogues by Diamond Ratnababu and Thotapalli Sainath. Suddala Ashoka Teja pens lyrics, while Gautham Raju is the editor. Viranica Manchu is the stylist for Mohan Babu, whereas Chinna is the art director.