Anushka to join Baahubali 2 soon
Baahubali shattered all the records at the box office and now the second part Baahubali-The Conclusion is all set to create the more number of records than its prequel. The shooting for the second part commenced last December, and the unit has already wrapped two crucial schedules. They shot some important scenes in Kerala recently. Baahubali-The Conclusion shooting is progressing briskly and here is an latest update.
As per the latest update, Anushka is all set to join the team from the upcoming schedule in early April. Anushka recently flew down to Hyderabad after shooting for a couple of songs for Suriya’s S3 in Romania.Source says, Though Anushka is getting a lot of projects, Anushka wants to concentrate on Baahubali now. She has given bulk dates to S.S. Rajamouli, from April 1 till May.
Directed by Rajamouli 40% of Baahubali-2 shooting is already completed with the first part. The film is the most awaited movie not only in Telugu States but also the entire country. Baahubali – The Conclusion is being planned for 14th April, 2017 release
Baahubali: The Conclusion is being produced in Tollywood, the center of Telugu language films in India, which is based out of Hyderabad. The film series is touted to be the most expensive in India till date. The screen writer, K. V. Vijayendra Prasad who wrote stories for most of Rajamouli’s films once again penned the story for Baahubali. R. C. Kamalakannan is chosen as visual effects supervisor and Kotagiri Venkateswara Rao is the Editor. P. M. Satheesh is the sound designer and Peter Hein is responsible for the action sequences. The costume designers are Rama Rajamouli and Prasanth Tripuraneni. The line producer is M. M. Srivalli. The film shooting started on 17th December 2015 at Ramoji Film City in Hyderabad with Prabhas and Ramya Krishna.
Prabhas was cast as main lead of the film. Anushka Shetty was cast as the heroine of the film as she was also a part of Mirchi (2013). She coincidentally became the first heroine Rajamouli repeated in his films and thus made her schedules full for 2013 and 2014. Telugu actor Rana Daggubati was recruited as the antagonist of the film and coincidentally he was also a part of Rudhramadevi. Tamil actor Sathyaraj signed the film.
Kannada actor Sudeep was picked for a small but important role in the film. He shot for four days in July 2013 for the film and had to fight with Sathyaraj in a stunt sequence choreographed by Peter Hein. In April 2013, Adivi Sesh was casted for a crucial role in the film as Rajamouli was impressed by his work in the Panjaa (2011). Actress Ramya Krishnan was chosen to play the crucial role in the film as Rajamatha in August 2013. Actor Nassar was selected to play a supporting role. On 11 December 2013, a press release stated that Charandeep is selected for one of the negative characters in the film. On 20 December 2013 a press release stated that Tamannaah will be second heroine of the film which marks her first collaboration with Rajamouli and second collaboration with Prabhas. Meka Ramakrishna was picked for the head of kuntala guerilla rebels.