Mahesh Babu and director Sukumar have teamed up for the movie Acharya. Mahesh is playing a lecturer role for the first time in his career. Mahesh hired a trainer to build up his physique (Six Pack) for the movie. Kajal Agarwal is the female lead in the movie. Dookudu producers Gopichand Achanta, Ram Achanta, Anil Sunkara are producing the film under the banner 14 Reels Entertainments. Devi Sri Prasad is scoring the music. Mahesh Babu Acharya Working Still is out.
Mahesh Babu is currently busy in shooting of SVSC. Acharya film shooting will start after Sitamma Vakilto Sirimalle Chettu shooting completed. The movie Acharya is expected to be released for summer, 2013.