Prabhas and National Award Winning young director Nag Aswin are teaming up with each other for the first time for Prabhas21. The movie was announced by major production house Vyjanyanthi movies as part of their 50 year anniversary celebrations. Needless to say, the excitement of Prabhas fans shot through the roof with the news quickly becoming viral.
Updates about Prabhas21 have been a little slow but director Nag Ashwin has a fresh update on the status of the movie. Nag Ashwin replied to a Prabhas fan when he asked if the cast for Prabhas21 has been finalised. Nag Ashwin said that script work and visualizations are going on the moment and casting might take some time as no one has been finalized yet. Moreover, Nag Ashwin said that there is still time for selecting the cast.
Script, previs works jarugutunnayi….corona valla konni delay ayyayi… but script ki ekkuva time so 👍…casting ideas unnayi kaani evarini finalise cheyale… Inka time undi…
— Nag Ashwin (@nagashwin7) May 17, 2020
The fan asked the question in response to Nag Ashwin’s tweet about Vijay Deverakonda’s foundation, The Deverakonda Foundation helping out almost 15,000 families through their middle class fund.
Nag Ashwin earlier directed the National Award winning movie Mahanati while Prabhas is currently shooting for his untitled movie Prabhas20, a period drama. It will be interesting to see what kind of work Nag Ashwin would do with the powerhouse Prabhas. stay tuned to thetelugufilmnagar.com for all the latest details about #Prabhas21. The movie was originally supposed to be released in December 2021 with the movie expected to go on to the floors in November 2020. However, in a latest statement Ashwini Dutt, the producer behind Prabhas21 revealed that the movie would release in April 2022 even though the movie will go on floors in October 2021. Nag Ashwin will also be directing a web series which will be produced by Rana Daggubati.