SS Rajamouli’s Baahubali – The Conclusion has become a benchmark film at the worldwide box office, by collecting more than Rs 1200 crores out of which the Rs 1000 crores were collected within the first 8 days. And it has been receiving a lot of love and appreciation from not just the Indian audience but also from cine buffs from all around the world.
It’s undoubtedly clear to say Baahubali 2 is currently the favorite topic of discussion among the masses. Yes, Baahubali fever is at its peak and considering the speed with which it is going high and high, it doesn’t seem to end soon.
Every single character of this epic is being praised for their surreal performances. Social media is filled with the posts on Baahubali-2, people called it as an epic drama India has ever seen. The visual effects in the movie were compared to the leading Hollywood movies like Ben-Hur and Harry Potter, there’s no doubt in that, Rajamouli has clearly raised the standards of filmmaking in India and raised the bars of perfection.
And the entire nation is raving about SS Rajamouli’s creative mind and his perfect execution. This film has not just managed to break box office records but it has even won millions of hearts.
Now that the movie became the first Indian project to cross the Rs 1200 crore mark with nothing less spectacular than the Hollywood masterpieces. It appears as if the third part of the series might also hit the screens. True, this so-called third installment (which doesn’t exist as of now) has been one of the most discussed topics on social media ever since “Baahubali 2: The Conclusion” was released.
Recently, the writer of Baahubali, K Vijayendra Prasad has already given a hint to viewers that no third part of the series is on cards. In his words, “We’ve already told whatever story we had to.” However, it appears as if the performance of the magnum opus on box office and the handsome collections are motivating SS Rajamouli and Shobu Yarlagadda, producer of the movie, to change their minds.
Yes, there’s yet another great news for all Bahubali fans; after part one and part two, makers will soon come up with the 3rd installment as well.
Yes, you heard that right!
Here’s what DNA was told by a source,
“Rajamouli and his producer Shobu Yarlagadda are now, for the first time discussing a third feature film. Rajamouli’s father Vijayendra 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.”
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Yarlagadda has earlier informed Firstpost that although they are not thinking about making Baahubali 3, fans can enjoy animated series with more episodes on Amazon Prime Video from May 19. Here’s what he stated,
“A live action series is also under pre-production. The mobile game is doing extremely well and our VR experience — The Sword of Baahubali — is also being worked on. So there is lot for fans to look forward to! Arka Media has no plans as of now to start a new film.”
There has been no announcement about the date of the third installment so far, as Rajamouli has made the commitment of directing a Telugu film under the production of DV Danayya and KJo wishes for launching Prabhas in Bollywood movies.
However, this interesting news has made us super-happy; if the 3rd part is made, it will surely be a super-hit. We are eagerly waiting for an official confirmation of the same.
We all want Baahubali 3! Rajamouli, are you listening? Meanwhile, any theories on Baahubali 3 people? Tell us in the comments below.