Baahubali 2 has smashed all possible records at the box office and is standing tall. The Hindi version crossed the INR 400 crore mark on Saturday and became the first ever movie to do so. The film has caught the attention of filmmakers across the globe and has reached unachievable milestones. Baahubali 2 became the first Indian movie to cross the INR 1000 crore collections mark, which no Indian movie has done in the past. If recent reports are to be believed, then Baahubali is only going to achieve bigger numbers.
Buzz is that director Rajamouli and producer Shobu Yarlagadda are in discussions to continue the Baahubali franchise and come up with Baahubali 3. And Bollywood filmmakers Karan Johar will continue his association with the magnum opus. Buzz is that writers for Hollywood hits like Mission Impossible and King Arthur are being considered for Baahubali 3.
“Rajamouli and his producer Shobu Yarlagadda are now, for the first time discussing a third feature film. Rajamouli’s father K Vijeyendra Prasad has been asked to explore the plot possibilities. Other writers may also be brought on board to put forward ideas. A think tank is being created on the lines of the slew of screenwriters who work on Hollywood franchises like Mission Impossible and King Arthur. But yes, Baahubali 3 is now officially under consideration,” a famous tabloid quoted a source.
“Raja is not to the kind to be lured by the obscene amounts of money he’s being offered. But he has an emotional tie with both Karan and Shobu and he may agree to do Baahubali 3 on condition that both the producer reunite for Part 3,” another source was quoted in the same tabloid.
Brace yourself up if these rumours turn out to be true!