After RRR, S.S. Rajamouli will be collaborating with Superstar Mahesh Babu for the first time for an upcoming pan Indian film. Reportedly S.S. Rajamouli is trying to explore something bigger and better with this yet to be titled film.
According to the latest reports, the much awaited project will be based on an African forest action adventure and will have visuals that Indian cinema has not seen till now! The story will be packed with action, thrills and drama. A source close to an entertainment portal quoted , “After directing back to back period dramas, S.S. Rajamouli and his father, K.V. Vijayendra Prasad, are set to explore an altogether new world with the Mahesh Babu film. It’s a jungle based adventure, essentially an African forest action adventure, with visuals that have not been seen in Indian cinema. While the story will be set in a world of forests, it will be packed with a lot of action, thrills and drama. Even Mahesh Babu is excited to foray into this high on VFX film (sic.)”
Vijendra Prasad, the father of Rajamouli, who is also the writer of all his movies including the Magadheera and the Baahubali series, is currently working on the script of this film. Vijendra Prasad also confirmed the news and told the entertainment portal, “It’s too early to talk about it right now, but yes, I am trying to explore the African Forest Adventure space (for Mahesh Babu film). It’s not yet finalized, but I am trying to crack this space at the moment. The timelines of the shoot are not fixed as of now, but the film is happening next (sic.)”
This collaboration news of Mahesh Babu and S.S. Rajamouli was confirmed in April 2020. The yet to be titled film will be bankrolled by popular producer K.L. Narayana, who has produced movies like Santosham, Kshana Kshanam, Rakhi and others.