Prabhas fans have been waiting with bated breaths for the Bahubali actor’s much-anticipated film ‘Salaar’. Fans are eager to know even the smallest of details related to the film that also features Shruti Haasan in the lead. On Thursday, the makers of the film further piqued the curiosity of cine lovers by announcing the teaser release date of the film. Hombale Films which has also backed KGF, and KGF 2, announced on Thursday that the teaser of Salaar will be dropped in the last week of May.
Film critic and movie trade analyst confirmed the news on Twitter. He wrote, “’SALAAR’ TEASER NEXT MONTH… #HombaleFilms - the producers of #KGF and #KGF2 - will unveil the teaser of their next PAN-#India film #Salaar - starring #Prabhas - in the last week of May… #Salaar is directed by the Hit Machine #PrashantNeel..”
There is already a lot of buzz around the film. Salaar is already in the limelight owing to its unprecedented action scenes. The film, written and directed by Prashanth Neel, features Shruti Haasan in the lead role opposite Prabhas.
The latest buzz about the film involves a chase and fight scene at sea. According to the rumors, the production team of the film has spent nearly Rs 20 crore on this single action scene.
There are also rumors about a planned sequel of the movie and that OTT platforms Amazon and Netflix are considering acquiring the digital rights of the film. Going by the rumors, the platforms are offering an amount of Rs 200 crore to the production team of Salaar for OTT rights.
Salaar was officially announced in 2020 and is the first collaboration between Prabhas and KGF fame director Prashanth Neel. The movie will mark the debut of Prabhas in the Kannada film industry. The music of the film has been composed by Ravi Basrur, while Bhuvan Gowda has been assigned the task of its cinematography.
The Radhe Shyam actor is reportedly getting a fee of Rs 100 crore for Salaar. It is also being reported that the actor will receive a 10 percent share of the film’s box office collection.
Prabhas will also star in the upcoming film Adipurush, a mythological film based on Ramayana. The movie is being directed by Om Raut and will release under the banner of T-Series films and Retrophiles. It will feature actors such as Kirti Sanon and Saif Ali Khan and has been produced on a budget of Rs 500 crore.