Mahesh Babu Missed Out Surya’s 24

Actor Suriya starrer upcoming Tamil revenge thriller was originally offered to Telugu superstar Mahesh Babu, who turned it down citing some issues with the film’s script, an informed source said. “Director Vikram Kumar had originally approached Mahesh with the script. He read it and really liked the first half. However, he was not happy with the second half and, hence, turned down the offer, which eventually was lapped up by Suriya,” the source told.