The director Suresh Krishna had been a very popular director of South India with films like Basha with Rajinikanth, Indrudu-Chandrudu and Abhay with Kamal Hasan and Master starring Chiranjeevi.
Recently, the director has been going through a lean patch with flops like Raghavendra with Prabhas and Asthram with Vishnu.
Now, the Tollywood buzz is that Suresh Krishna will direct Dasari Narayana Rao in a film titled Maistry, which will be produced under Dasari’s own banner Siri Media or Sowbaghya Films. The Film is said to be a political satire with Rs 10 crore plus budget. Srihari has an important role in the film. Some heavy weights of Telugu film industry are likely to be in the cast.
The pre-production work is going on and the film will hit the floors soon. The film is planned for Sankranthi 2009 release.