Way back in 2018 Netflix announced a spin of sorts titled Baahubali – Before The Beginning. It was expected to show the journey of the Sivagami that was essayed by Ramya Krishnan in the SS Rajamouli magnum opus directorial.
The digital platform even partnered with Baahubali team, including Arka Media Works and SS Rajamouli. The series was supposed to helmed by Deva Katta and Praveen Sataru.
However, the project has been scrapped, now it will reportedly be reworked with a whole new team and the cast.
The project went off the track earlier because Netflix did not find the end product appealing enough and didn’t justify the expensive vision. Now according to the reports a new creative team has now been brought on board to re-envision the series.
The project will re-written with a whole new team and a creative approach. The reports also suggested that directed by Vishwesh Krishnamoorthy who earlier helmed 99 Songs by AR Rahman.
SS Rajamouli will also be the part of the film as a supervisor, Krishnamoorthy will also serve as showrunner. As of now, the cast is currently being locked.
As per the reports, the series is now in pre-production and the makers plan to take on the floor by April or May next year.