Telugu superstar Jr NTR thanks Mohanlal..!!
Yesterday was the first anniversary of Telugu blockbuster Janatha Garage. Lead actor Jr NTR took to his Twitter space to thank Mohanlal and all his cast and crew members for the movie’s success. Janatha Garage, directed by Kortala Siva is a mass entertainer in which Mohanlal and Jr NTR played the major roles.
Mohanlal played the role a do-gooder Sathyam, who runs a garage where people knock the doors for any help. The actor delivered a subtle yet powerful performance, something which was rarely seen in Telugu movies. His performance in Janatha Garage was one of the three movies that were considered when he won the National Special Jury award.
Upon its release, Janatha Garage registered the highest opening for a Telugu film in 2016 and is the third highest Telugu opening of all time. The movie emerged as a massive blockbuster and went on to break several box office records. It was also dubbed and released in Hindi and Malayalam. The movie successfully entered the elite 100 crore club. The success of Janatha Garage won Mohanlal scores of fans in the Telugu speaking states. His popularity in Tollywood inspired the makers of Pulimurugan to dub the movie in Telugu.
Samantha Ruth Prabhu and Nithya Menen played the two female leads in Janatha Garage. Other supporting actors included Unni Mukundan, Devayani, Saikumar, Suresh and Rahman among others.