S S Rajamouli’s Baahubali 2 will release across 6,500 screens


S Rajamouli’s magnum opus Baahubali: The Conclusion is good to go to make new record of biggest releases in the cinematic world. The film will discharge across 6,500 screens on April 28, the ‘highest ever for any movie in India,’ tweeted trade anaylist Ramesh Bala. The trailer of the film, which released seven days back, has set a record of getting the highest number of views on YouTube. The trailer has so far gotten more than 30 million views. Baahubali: 2 has already made a pre-release business of over Rs 500 crore through the sale of distribution and satellite rights. It is one of the most-anticipated films of this year.

Here’s Mr Bala’s tweet:

Baahubali: The Conclusion, is part two of Mr Rajamouli’s film. It stars Prabhas in the double role of Amarendra and Mahendra Baahubali, Rana Daggubati as Bhallala Deva and Sathyaraj as Katappa. On-screen characters Anushka Shetty as Devasena, Tamannah Bhatia as Avanthika and Ramya Krishnan as Sivagami will reprise their parts from part one. Baahubali: 2 will plot the love story of Amrendra and Devasena and Bhallala Deva’s subsequent rise to control. The film is expected to uncover why Katappa killed Baahubali.

After the trailer was disclosed, Vamsi Atluri, the editor of the trailer told to news office that he’s “excited” with the mind-boggling reaction. “It’s so satisfying to see this sort of reaction which I never imagined. More than the pressure of working on the trailer of India’s greatest movie (yet), I was very anxious to know how audiences will get it,” Mr Atluri told to a news agency.

Meanwhile, Mr Rajamouli likewise uncovered that Baahubali 2 will release in IMAX format. He tweeted:

Baahubali: The Beginning discharged to a blockbuster status in 2015. It was one of the most profitable films of the year.

Karan Johar’s Dharma Productions will discharge the Hindi form of Baahubali: The Conclusion. Amid the trailer launch of the film in Mumbai, S Rajamouli presented Mr Johar Katappa’s sword for his association with the Baahubali franchise.