8-minute fight: Rs. 70 crores, 60-day shoot
Kenny Bates, who served as the fight director for Hollywood's Die Hard and Transformers films, has orchestrated the showpiece scene from Sahoo
Prabhas will star in the movie Sahoo after the massive success of Baahubali 2, which is being readied for release. It is being made in four languages - Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and Hindi.
Debutant Sujith is directing the film. Sixty per cent of the filming has been done in Austria. Bollywood actress Shraddha Kapoor plays opposite Prabhas. Arun Vjay and Neil Nitin Mukesh are cast as the villains.
A spectacular 8-minute fight scene in the film was shot in Abu Dhabi for 60 days. Kenny Bates, who served as the fight scenes director for Hollywood's Die Hard and Transformers films, directed the shoot.
With post production work going on after the shooting, news about this fight which cost over Rs. 70 crores is now spreading through the industry and beyond. The movie is set to release on August 15.
[Autotranslated from Tamil]