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Rana Daggubati on Project K: “Going to break Baahubali limits, RRR couldn’t”

Actor Rana Daggubati, who was last seen in the Netflix series Rana Naidu, attended an event recently, where he talked about how excited the entire Telugu film fraternity is about Prabhas’ Project K, which is being directed by Nag Ashwin. He said that the film will break new boundaries. Also read: Prabhas, Deepika Padukone-starrer Project K Gets New Poster, Release Date

The upcoming sci-fi movie Project K will be released on January 12, 2024.

Project K, a sci-fi thriller made on a huge budget, marks the inaugural collaboration between Prabhas and Nag Ashwin, most popular for directing Mahanati. The film also stars Amitabh Bachchan and Deepika Padukone in key roles.

Project K, which will feature Deepika Padukone and Prabhas (right) together for the first time, will be released next year.

Rana Daggubati is looking forward to Project K

Rana attended India Today Conclave South 2023 recently. In a session titled The Rise of the Pan India Star: Breaking Boundaries of Language and Geography, Rana talked about Project K becoming a global Telugu film, and how he feels it could break boundaries than even SS Rajamouli’s Baahubali films. and RRR couldn’t. t.

“We celebrate each other’s cinema completely. Like there is another movie called Project K, which Nag Ashwin is directing with Prabhas, Amitabh Bachchan and Deepika Padukone. That is a movie to look forward to in Telugu. I think that film will break the boundaries that neither Baahubali nor RRR have done.” He further said: “Pushing that limit to the next edge. I am really looking forward to that movie and it could really become a global Telugu (cinema) movie.”

About RRR and Baahubali

In March, RRR, starring Ram Charan and Jr NTR, directed by SS Rajamouli, became the first Indian production to win an Oscar in the Original Song category. At the Oscars award ceremony, Naatu Naatu performed live to a standing ovation.

Simultaneously shot in Tamil and Telugu, the first film, titled Baahubali: The Beginning (2015), ended on a cliffhanger, and the story continued with Baahubali: The Conclusion which was released in 2017. The first film featured Prabhas in a role dual with Rana Daggubati, Anushka Shetty, Tamannaah, Ramya Krishna, Sathyaraj and Nassar. The story concluded in Baahubali 2: The Conclusion, which also featured Prabhas, Rana Daggubati, Anushka Shetty, Tamannaah Bhatia, Ramya Krishna, Sathyaraj, and Nassar.

Reactions to Frog’s Project K prediction

In reaction to Rana’s statement, several people echoed the same thoughts when responding to a video of the actor shared on Twitter. One Twitter user wrote: “Keep your expectations very high. Project K will be a never-before-seen film, which has the potential to clash with any other film, not only from India but also from Hollywood (sic).” Another said: “My faith in Project K skyrocketed after seeing this (sic).”

Kamal Haasan could join Project K

Meanwhile, social media was abuzz on Tuesday with reports that producer Ashwini Dutt had approached Kamal Haasan with a huge offer of $150 crores as remuneration for playing the antagonist in Project K.

A reliable source from the film’s unit told Hindustan Times that Kamal Haasan was approached for the role of the antagonist. However, he denied the news about the $Offer of 150 crores.

Produced by Vyjayanthi Movies, Project K is the first part of the futuristic series planned by writer-director Nag. The film was announced in February 2020 during the 50th year of the production banner. Mickey J Meyer is composing the score, while Dani Sánchez López is the film’s cinematographer.

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