Sonam was the first choice for Prabhas’ ‘Saaho’


“Baahubali” star Prabhas is currently busy shooting for his upcoming film ‘Saaho’. A futuristic action thriller where he is reuniting with his Devasena, Anushka Shetty has already garnered immense popularity among the people.

However, according to recent reports, Sonam Kapoor was considered at first to essay the part of Anushka Shetty inverse Prabhas in “Saaho.” A reliable source uncovered to a reputed media house, ” The filmmakers gave Sonam a brief idea of the film, and she agreed to meet them. But neither did the meeting happen nor did the makers came back with a bound script. ”

Not just Sonam, but there were a couple of other Bollywood starlets who were running in the race to be a part of ‘Saaho’. Shraddha Kapoor, Disha Patani, and Pooja Hegde, were among those few whose name flown up while zeroing down on the female lead in the movie. However, there were a few reasons behind them not being restricted in for ‘Saaho’.

There have been a few speculations regarding to Prabhas’ Bollywood debut. Since his total concentration is his upcoming project ‘Saaho’, he talked about his part in the motion picture and stated, ” My character in “Saaho” is totally contrasting to my character in “Baahubali” and I am quite excited about it. It is too soon to reveal anything about the film yet but all I can say that we have the best teams working, we have a massive vision for it and it’s conceptually very strong. ”

The film is planned for a release in the first half of 2018.