Earlier today, Prabhas took to his social media to give his fans a much-awaited update about his upcoming film Adipurush. The big-budget adaptation of Ramayana which also stars Saif Ali Khan in a leading role has finally gone to the floor.
Prabhas shared a poster of Adipurush that reads "Celebrating the victory of good over evil." He shared the poster with the caption, "#Adipurush aarambh," suggesting that the shooting for the epic drama has finally begun.
The buzz around the epic drama is insane! But what do we know about the film? Adipurush is a retelling of the Indian Epic Ramayana. Prabhas will be playing the role of Adi Purush, Lord Ram and Saif Ali Khan will play the role of Lakesh, the demon king Ravana. The team of Adipusruh is yet to announce the female lead of the film. Rumors of the lead range from Kiara Advani to Keerthy Suresh to Kriti Sanon. Actress Hema Malini is also rumored to be playing the role of Ram's mother Kaushalya.
Adipurush is jointly produced by Bhushan Kumar, Krishan Kumar, Om Raut, Prasad Sutar, and Rajesh Nair. The film will be shot in Hindi and Telugu. Dubbed versions in Tamil, Malayalam and Kannada will also come out!
On the work front, Prabhas is gearing up for several projects. Prabhas has recently joined the cast of Salaar helmed by Prashanth Neel of KGF fame. He is also looking forward to the release of Radhe Shayam. Prabhas will also star in a film directed by Nag Ashwin. The most awaited sci-fi flick also stars Deepika Padukone and Amitabh Bachchan.