Prabhas to shoot an action-packed climax, 70 crores for 8 minute shot, Shades of Saaho.
According to recent reports, the team of the Prabhas and Shraddha Kapoor starrer have shelled out quite an amount for an extensive action sequence that was shot in Abu Dhabi, with 100 fighters. This was revealed by none other than Madhie, the cinematographer of the film. International action-master Kenny Bates has choreographed the sleek and slick stunts. There is no doubt that, it will be a gigantic blockbuster like Bahubali 1: The Beginning and Bahubali 2: The Conclusion.
The sneak-peek of the action sequences titled “Shades Of Saaho” was shared on Prabhas’s birthday this year. Saaho has really set the bar high with its adrenaline-filled action sequences. The teaser shows Prabhas pulping out the baddies, leaping from skyscrapers and high-octane motorcycle chases. Production budget is 70 Crore for eight minute action sequence.
Official Shades of Saaho teaser – chapter 1:
Official Shades of Saaho teaser – chapter 2:
Prabhas’s character in the film has a multi-layered role. Shraddha Kapoor will essay the role of a cop for the first time. The film will be a treat for the action audience.
Produced by V Vamsi Krishna Reddy and Pramod Uppalapati under the banner UV Creations, the action-thriller is reportedly being made on a massive budget of more than Rs 300 crore. Other Saaho cast are Jackie Shroff, Neil Nitin Mukesh, Mandira Bedi, Mahesh Manjrekar, and Chunky Panday.
Record breaking figures of Saaho, even before release:
- Highest views for making of video of Saaho: 12 Million+ in 24 hours
- Highest ever social media reach: 79 Million+ in 24 hours
- Highest social media likes: 2.9 Million+ in 24 hours
- YouTube video of Shades of Saaho Chapter 1: 10 Million+ in 24 hours
- YouTube video of Shades of Saaho Chapter 2: 14 Million+ in 24 hours
And this is not it. These figures of movie trailer and others are still increasing, and will reach to height by release of Saaho movie. It is also estimated that the movie will generate profit of Rs. 120 crore pre-release.
Saaho release date:
The action-flick has been shot in three languages simultaneously – Hindi, Tamil, and Telugu. Directed by Sujeeth, release date of Saaho is 30th August 2019.