After wooing the audience with his humongous and bulky avatar in Baahubali franchise, Prabhas has now shed his weight for Saaho. The actor who has gained 20 kgs for Baahubali, has worked hard to lose 7-8 kgs for his action-packed avatar in 'Saaho'.
Prabhas has been on a low carb diet, filled with proteins, blending it with a perfect dose of cardio. Following a strict routine, the Superstar has strived hard to attain the desired physique for his role. Known for his dedication, Prabhas had solely spared five years of his career for the Baahubali franchise and has left no stones unturned to now slip into his dashing avatar for Saaho.
Being an action fan, Prabhas enjoys doing his action-packed stunts. As 'Saaho' is an action thriller, the actor is enjoying his training under Kenny Bates. Prabhas. who wanted the action sequences to look authentic for 'Saaho'. shot the 90% action sequences himself and specially roped in the Kenny Bates to add a realistic touch.
A huge fan of 'Terminator' and 'Judgement Day', Prabhas has worked relentlessly on the sets by training hard to maintain a desired physique as the actor will be playing a very unique role.
The makers released the first teaser on Prabhas' birthday on October 23. Saaho has a big cast and features Jackie Shroff, Neil Nitin Mukesh, Mandira Bedi, Chunky Pandey, Mahesh Manjrekar, Arun Vijay and Murali Sharma. The film is an action thriller and has been shot in Hyderabad, Mumbai, Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Romania and other places in Europe. Directed by Sujeeth and produced by Vamsi, Pramod and Vikram, the film will have music by Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy while Amitabh Bhattacharya pens the lyrics.
Speaking about Shraddha’s role in the film, Prabhas said in one of the interviews that she doesn't just come for songs in the film, but the story also progresses from her point of view a lot and her character becomes stronger in the film.
The directorial responsibilities are being handled by Sujeeth, who had previously made the Telugu movie ‘Run Raja Run’ in 2014. The movie is being produced by UV Creations and T-Series.
The music of the film is composed by Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy and lyrics have been penned by Amitabh Bhattacharya.
Stunt director Kenny Bates, production designer Sabu Cyril, DOP Madhie, VFX supervisor RC Kamal Kannan are some of the other well-known names associated with the project
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