With Netflix's Baahubali: Before the Beginning, Nayanthara will make her digital debut. According to reports, the actress has been cast in one of the key parts of the web series. An official confirmation regarding Nayanthara’s involvement in the web series is yet to arrive. Bahubali: Before the Beginning will be a prequel web series to SS Rajamauli’s Bahubali franchise.
Earlier, reports suggested that Wamiqa Gabbi will be playing the role of Sivagami Devi, the role played by Ramya Krishnan in Bahubali films. The web series will cover the story of the rise of Sivagami Devi into power. The shooting date of Bahubali: Before the Beginning is reportedly to commence soon.
Netflix announced the project in 2018. SS Rajamouli will be producing the web series with Arka Media Works. Bahubali: Before the Beginning will be directed by Deva Katta and Praveen Sattaru
Meanwhile, Nayanthara’s new film Netrikann will be released through Disney+ Hotstar. Nayanthara is said to be playing a visually challenged person in the film. The OTT platform announced the film’s release on Wednesday, 21st July. The streaming service is yet to announce a premiere date for the film.
Nayanthara, known as the "Lady Superstar of South Cinema," is well known for her roles in films such as "Aram," "Kolamavu Kokila," "Sri Rama Rajyam," and "Imaikkaa Nodigal."