Saaho: Anushka Shetty is making her hindi debut in action thriller with Prabhas
Anushka Shetty to play lead role in Prabhas's next Saaho
The southern sensation who caught the eyes of entire country with Baahubali The Conclusion, is now confirmed to be making her hindi film debut with her Baahubali co-star Prabhas in Saaho. Saaho is an upcoming action thriller film written and directed by Sujeeth Reddy which is to be released in August 2018.
The film will also be featuring bollywood actor Neil Nitin Mukesh who seems to be very confident about the success of Saaho said that Saaho will be the biggest action film of 2018 “Saaho is a larger-than-life film and, post Baahubali, the entire nation is rooting for Prabhas. And where there is a mega hero, there will always be a mega villain too. It’s quite an exciting project, Sujeeth has a great vision.” Made on a lavish budget of Rs 150 crore, Saaho has music by Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy. The will be Tri-lingual film and will be made in Tamil, Telegu and Hindi.
It was reported that Sonam Kapoor was the first choice of the filmmakers for Saaho instead of Anushka Shetty. Katrina Kaif, Pooja Hegde Disha Patani, Shraddha Kapoor were also approached for the film.
While the matter of fact is that actress Anushka Shetty would have made her debut against Ajay Devgan, back in 2011 but due to financial disagreements the role went to Kajal Agarwal, who despite getting praises for role in Singham could not make it big in bollywood.
There last film together was Baahubali: The Conclusion which earned Rs 1,326 crore in the domestic market and became highest grossing film on India.