Well then, most of us now know the reason why Kattappa killed Bahubali. The ones who know that, kindly keep it to yourself as many are still waiting in the queue for a ticket to watch Bahubali 2: The Conclusion. Yes, Bahubali 2 since its release has broken all records and set its mark in the history of Indian cinema. This very movie has won the hearts and the wait was worth. Yet to get into into its second week, the movie is already setting new benchmarks, grossing over Rs 600 Crore worldwide. Now it’s not just a movie, it’s a celebration.
So we thought of sharing some interesting facts you must know about the Bahubali series:
The film has released across 6500 screens in India and 9000 screens worldwide
The film has 2500+ VFX shots and almost 35 studios have worked on it
Art Director Sabu Cyril and his crew of over 2000 people designed the massive sets for the film
Bahubali 2 is the first Indian film to be released in 4K high definition format
TV Actor Sharad Kelkar has dubbed for the lead character Bahubali in the Hindi version
The climax scene of Bahubali 2 alone cost Rs 30 crore, almost double the amount of first chapter’s climax shoot
According to BookMyShow, 12 tickets of the film were sold every second before the film released
Prabhas the lead actor did not sign any other project for 5 years to devote all his time and energy to the Bahubali series
Over 1500 pieces of Jewellery were made for the characters in the film
The trailer of Bahubali 2: The Conclusion had garnered 50 million views on Youtube, within 24 hours of its release
The God of South Indian Cinema Sri Rajnikanth himself praised and blessed the Bahubali team
— Rajinikanth (@superstarrajini) April 30, 2017
To honour Prabhas’ hard work and dedication, SS Rajamouli (Director) gifted him the Armour of Bahubali
Bahubali has a special place in the Menu at Hotel Rajwadu in Ahmadabad that introduced the ‘Bahubali Thali’
Prabhas becomes the first South Indian actor to get his wax statue at Madame Tussauds Museum, Bangkok
Bahubali 2’s Hindi version earned Rs 41 cr on its opening day. That’s the highest opening ever for a dubbed film
Highest ever first day box office collection: Rs 121 Crore (all languages)
Highest ever weekend box office collection: Rs 128 Crore (Hindi version)
Rana Daggubati aka Bhallaladeva is blind with one eye
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Last but not the least, the only record Bahubali 2 couldn’t break is that of the opening collection of Happy New Year staring Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone
Visionary Director S.S.Rajamouli’s mega budget film has truly worked wonders. It has given a tough competition and has proven that it’s not only Khans who rule the industry. The possibility of the film making Rs 1000 crore has been floated by experts. The Khurki family feels honoured to share such interesting facts with you all and congratulates the complete team of Bahubali series for gifting us with such an epic film.