Baahubali: The Conclusion aka Baahubali 2 or Bahubali 2 is the second installment of Baahubali: The Beginning. The film has been directed by SS Rajmouli which stars Prabhas, Rana Daggubati, Tamannaah Bhatia, Anushka Shetty and Sathyaraj in the lead. The first installment was a super-duper hit but left a curious question in the minds of fans that why did Katappa kill Baahubali? This installment is the answer for the same and is one of the most anticipated films of the year. The film will release in Tamil, Telugu and Hindi language primarily. The rights of Hindi version has been taken by Karan Johar’s Dharma Productions. Baahubali 2 has already garnered ₹5 billion (US$74 million) before the release itself! The trailer of the film was released on March 16 which gained huge response. The film is penned down by the renowned script writer K. V. Vijayendra Prasad who has written many stories for the director in the past too. The visual effects is a factor that contributes a lot to the success of the film. This part is supervised by R.C. Kamalakannan and the editor is Kotagiri Venkateswara Rao.
The shooting of the film started in Ramoji Film City in Hyderabad in 2015. The lead actor Rana who plays the brother’s role of Prabhas, has taken a lot of efforts to fit into the role perfectly. He went to the body transformation training and also learned Martial arts. Prabhas who plays the roles of Shivudu aka Mahendra Baahubali and Amarendra Baahubali, also followed strict regimen to nail the looks. One look demands lean body while the other one demands a beefed up one. For the same he met the WWE wrestler Undertaker and took tips on daily regimen and workout.
Baahubali 2 is produced by Shobhu Yarlagadda and Prasad Devineni. The cinematography and the editing is done by K. K. Senthil Kumar and Kotagiri Venkateswara Rao respectively. Baahubali 2 has the music composed by MM Keeravani. The film is slated to release on April 28, 2017.