Baahubali 2: The Conclusion has grabbed the eye balls ever since it was announced. Fans have been keenly waiting for the release of this super-duper sequel since the release of Baahubali: The Beginning. The SS Rajamouli magnum opus is all set to thrill the fans this summer. After a delay of releasing the looks and the posters, the filmmakers gradually started giving the glimpse of the film. The fans could not stop but get more impatient about this grand flick. But here we have one more surprising news for all the fans! Prabhas, Rana Daggubatti, Anushka Shetty and Tamannaah starrer Baahubali 2 has already garnered whopping Rs. 500 crores through pre-release business! Box office-wise, this magnum opus is already a blockbuster before even meeting the audience!Also Read - KGF 2 (Hindi Dubbed) To Become Biggest Non-Bollywood Opener of This Year?
As reported in TOI, the film is doing this enormous profit through its theatrical rights. The movie is not only releasing in Tamil but also in Hindi. Karan Johar’s Dharma Productions reportedly paid Rs. 120 crore for the Hindi version of the film. Also, there are these reports that two Telugu speaking states paid Rs. 130 crore. Also the states Tamil Nadu and Karnataka helped the film rake in Rs 47 crore and Rs 45 crore! Not only this, the distribution is North America also helped them fetch Rs 45 crore and all this makes Baahubali 2 mark itself on the 500-crore figure! (ALSO READ: Look what Prabhas did after completing the shoot of Baahubali 2 – watch video!) Also Read - Master Beats Baahubali 2 at Tamil Nadu Box Office: Thalapathy Vijay Does The Unthinkable - Check Out Latest Figures!
Wait, this is not over yet! The makers also have already tied up with Sony TV to show the Hindi version of Baahubali 2 and this has brought in Rs 51 crores. Also the Telugu film paid Rs 26 crores for the satellite rights. The audio rights details are not yet known and they will also definitely garner a big amount which will make it way more than 500 crore mark! (ALSO READ: Suriya is the new age Rajinikanth! His Singam 3 is already a HIT with pre-release collection of Rs 100 crore!) Also Read - Prabhas Shares Heart-touching Note as Baahubali 2 Completes 3 Years, Calls it 'Most Memorable Project'
Earlier, Singam 3 makers also announced the pre-release business which helped them rake in Rs crore already. The makers in the press release had said, ” Si3 will release worldwide on February 9th. I’m very confident that the Hari directorial will rock. Suriya has the second biggest market business wise in Kollywood after Rajinikanth and his Telugu market is also phenomenal. He has a huge fan base in Andhra and Telangana where the Telugu dubbed version will release. There is no stopping Si3’s success.” (ALSO READ: REVEALED: Here’s the person behind Baahubali 2: The Conclusion war scene leak!)
The amount that Baahubali 2 has raked in is much more than what the other cinemas have done! As the pre-release business is doing great, there is new no doubt that once the movie is released it is going to set a brand new box office bench mark. Let’s wait for the film to release and see the miracle ourselves! The film stars Prabhas, Anushka Shetty, Tamannah Bhatia and Rana Daggubati in the lead which will hit the screens on April 28! (ALSO READ: Rs 650 crore! That’s how much Baahubali 2 will earn at the domestic box office)