The talented superstar Prabhas has become the household name in every Indian family. After playing the iconic role of ‘Baahubali’, Prabhas has become the first choice of directors. With already two upcoming biggies in his kitty- one with Deepika Padukone, while the other one with Pooja Hegde, Prabhas on August 18, has revealed his another mega project ‘Adipurush’ with the director of ‘Tanhaji – The Unsung Warrior’, Om Raut and backing him is T-Series’s Bhushan Kumar.
Dropping the big news on his Instagram account, Prabhas shared a teaser poster of this touted action-drama, with the tagline on, which read, “Celebrating the victory of good over evil.”
With this project ‘Adipurush’ becomes Prabhas’s 22nd and this collaboration is Prabhas’s first movie with the retrophile director, who is all set to start the shooting for his magnum opus 3D feature film in 2021, which is a screen adaptation of the Indian epic that revolves around the triumph of good over evil.
Talking about his character in the movie Prabhas said, “Every role and every character comes with its own challenges, but portraying a character like this comes with tremendous responsibility and pride. I am very excited to portray this character of our epic, especially the way Om has designed it. I am sure the youth of our country will shower all their love on our film.”
Bhushan Kumar, who says this film is close to him, shares, “Every project we produce strikes a chord with us, but when Om narrated the script of ‘Adipurush’, I knew I am not missing the opportunity to work on this dream project. Just like my father, my family, and I closely believe in our tales and history, we have grown up listening to them since we were kids. I instantly knew I am going to be a part of this magnum opus film. The audience should get ready to experience a story they believe in, on the big screen with spectacular visuals & magnanimous characters.”
All in praise for Prabhas, filmmaker Om Raut said, “I am grateful to Prabhas for accepting the part and my vision and Bhushanji for his unconditional support to realise my dream project. We embark on this journey with tremendous passion and pride and promise our audience an experience like never before.”
The most anticipated 3D extravaganza, produced by Bhushan Kumar, Krishan Kumar, Om Raut, Prasad Sutar and Rajesh Nair, is based on the most popular chapter of Indian culture ‘Adipurush’ and will be shot bilingual in Hindi and Telugu language. The film is reported to be dubbed in Tamil, Malayalam, Kannada, and several other foreign languages. As the movie is currently in the pre-production stage and will reportedly hit the floors in 2021. This magnum opus is scheduled to hit the theaters in 2022.