In 2017 when Baahubali 2: The Conclusion released, it not only became the biggest blockbuster to come out of Indian cinema, it also catapulted Prabhas to stardom. He became the only actor in the country to be the pan-India sensation. Thanks to the blockbuster success of Baahubali 2: The Conclusion, there is a huge craze for Prabhas among fans. So much so that his next release Saaho is one of the most awaited movies of 2019.
Recently, Prabhas was in Los Angeles and sources reveal that he might be shooting a few portions of Saaho there. A few lucky fans spotted him at the airport and requested for a photo opportunity. Prabhas was approached by fans at the airport and when they asked him for selfies, the actor graciously agreed.
A crazy fan of Prabhas was visibly excited and was seen jumping in joy, quite literally. After taking a photo with him, she casually slapped him in his cheek.
Prabhas was taken aback for a moment, stumped to see this kind of a reaction. But he soon recovers from the shock and seen touching his cheek with a smile on his face in order to pose for another selfie with another fan. The girl is later heard softly saying “Sorry!” off camera.
On the work front, Prabhas will next be seen in the sci-fi action Saaho which also stars Shraddha Kapoor, Neil Nitin Mukesh and Jackie Shroff. The long awaited film is directed by Sujeeth and will release on 15 August. Saaho is being made in three languages – Hindi, Tamil and Telugu on the budget of Rs 300 crore.
And he will also team up with Pooja Hegde for a bilingual film which will be directed by Radha Krishna Kumar. This film will be a love story and is said to be going on floors later this year.