Director Om Raut’s Adipurush is one of the most anticipated films of the year. Even before its release and promotions the film trends on Twiter every other day.
Recently the filmmakers increased the excitement of the audience by revealing some interesting insights from the film.
“There is a lot of work that is going on. Saif and Prabhas have undergone a remarkable physical transformation and there is massive action involved too. There is a lot of physical transformation that Prabhas has undergone from an artiste’s point of view and he continues to work on it even now as we shoot. With Saif Ali Khan, it is evident in the pictures, but I cannot reveal much,” talking to a publication Raut said.
The director also informed that the team has already completed 30% of the film. He also mentioned that strict COVID protocols are being followed on the sets. “We’re getting tested often because that’s the protocol that is set up and, of course, the team has been limited. So, there are modifications; the kind of protocol that is followed on the sets is very different. Everybody is wearing masks because I follow that very strictly and there is constant inspection also.”
The shoot of the film commenced in January this year but it had to stop in a midway because of the massive fire that broke on the sets.
A report published in a daily quoted, “It will mostly be shot in the studio against a chroma screen. Om and Bhushan have been talking to VFX technicians of international repute, who have worked on films like Avatar and Star Wars, to make the shooting process smooth and mount the film on a certain scale.”
Prabhas will be seen playing the role of Lord Ram in the 3D action dram while Saif will be seen as Ravan. The period drama also stars Kriti Sanon and Sunny Singh.
Adipurush is being shot in Hindi and Telugu, and will release in Tamil, Malayalam, Kannada as well. The film is scheduled for August 11, 2022.