Prabhas Saaho completed an 8-minute action sequence at 70 Crores budget

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Prabhas has geared up for Saaho after dedicating 5 years of his career to Baahubali. The teaser of the film has created a buzz among the audience. Recently, Bhushan Kumar’s production house T-series has stepped on board to present the film. After the humongous success of Baahubali, Prabhas has been a sensation for pan-India audiences, and T-series will present the Hindi version of the film. Saaho is getting released in Telugu, Tamil, Hindi, and Malayalam simultaneously. Apart from Prabhas, Saaho also stars Shraddha Kapoor, Neil Nitin Mukesh, Jackie Shroff, Mandira Bedi, Mahesh Manjrekar, and Chunky Pandey.

Prabhas was in Abu Dhabi for 20 days non-stop schedule to shoot an action sequence. After rigorous training involving cardiovascular training, weight training, and plyometric obstacle races, Prabhas was shooting an action sequence involving cars and trucks. The stunt and camera team has been preparing for 100 days for this lavish fight sequence. Saaho has the highest ever budget for action scenes for an Indian film. The Hollywood stunt coordinator, Kenny Bates, is working for Saaho and the stunts going to be of Hollywood standards. The cinematographer Madhi has recently revealed that they’ve spent around Rs 70 Crores budget for a single action sequence in Abu Dhabi which has a run time of 8 minutes. He further added that such a grand action scene was never seen before on the Indian screen. Kenny Bates has used a car specially designed for this fight sequence. 28 cars and 5 trucks were crushed for this single action sequence.

After completing the Abu Dhabi schedule, the Saaho team has returned to Hyderabad. Shraddha Kapoor is playing the love interest of Prabhas in the film. Saaho is produced by Vamsi and Pramod under the UV creations banner and directed by Sujeeth. The Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy trio is composing the music for the film. The makers are planning to release Saaho in 2019.

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