Actors Deepika Padukone and Prabhas are set to collaborate for the primary time for a multilingual sci-fi film, to be directed by Nag Ashwin.
Vyjayanthi Movies, which completes 50 years within the industry, announced the project on on Sunday to mark the golden jubilee of the banner.
Deepika took to Instagram and wrote she was “beyond thrilled” to be a neighborhood of the project.
“Cannot await what we believe goes to be a fantastic journey ahead,” the 34-year-old actor said.
Sharing the announcement video on his Instagram page, Prabhas, 40, said the team is happy to possess Deepika on board.
The actor was last seen within the 2019 action thriller “Saaho” co-starring Shraddha Kapoor, while Deepika’s latest release was Meghna Gulzar’s”Chhapaak”.
Ashwin, who helmed the National Award winning “Mahanati”, said the pairing of Deepika and therefore the “Baahubali” star are going to be the highlight of the film.
“I’m very excited to ascertain Deepika play this character. it’s something no mainstream lead has done before and can be quite surprise for everybody .
“The pairing of Deepika and Prabhas are going to be one among the most highlights of the film and therefore the story between them, i think are going to be something audiences will carry in their hearts for years to return ,” Ashwin said during a statement.
C Aswini Dutt, producer and founding father of Vyjayanthi Movies, said the film may be a “golden opportunity” for the assembly house to cement its place within the “annals of Indian Cinema history.”
“It is additionally a fantastic opportunity to enthrall the Indian audiences like never before, through the approaching together of such extraordinary cinematic talents,” Aswini said.
Co-producers Swapna Dutt and Priyanka Dutt said getting the “Padmaavat” star on board for the film was thrilling.