In the Indian Cinema, South Indian film tops the list with High budgeted movies. India's biggest-ever Cinema of Rs 1000 crore will be made on Mahabharata.
We had Bahubali 1 and Bahubali 2 both the films are jointly produced with a budget of 250 crores. Forthcoming Rajnikanth's starred film 2.0 film total budget is Rs. 400 crore which will be released on 18 October 2017.
Mohanlal to star as Bheem in Rs 1000-crore film
In 2017, director Dr V A Shrikumar Menon announced he is planning to adapt Randamoozham(film) to the screen. It's scripted by M. T. Vasudevan Nair himself and produced by Dr B R Shetty. They have chosen Mohanlal to portray the central character Bhima.
Mollywood megastar Mohanlal took to Facebook to share his thoughts on the film.
India's biggest-ever Cinema of Rs 1000 crore will be made on Mahabharata.
According to reports, the film will be made in two parts and the project is all set to go on the floors in September 2018. The first part of Mahabharata will hit the screens in 2020, while the second part will release 90 days after the first part.
This film will be shot primarily in English, Hindi, Malayalam, Kannada, Tamil and Telugu and will be dubbed into major Indian languages and leading foreign languages.
This film is an adaptation of Randamoozham, written by MT Vasudevan Nair, which tells the story through the eyes of Bheema, the second of the Pandavas.
Key Players in the Mega Project
- Dr B R Shetty (Producer) - A UAE-based Indian businessman he is investing Rs 1,000 crore, to produce India's biggest-ever motion picture. He said the movie would be a true 'Make in India' made for the world. He believed it would not only set global benchmarks, but also reposition India and its prowess in mythological storytelling.
- M. T. Vasudevan Nair (Screenplay writer) - The screenplay is written by the writer himself, who holds a record of maximum National Awards for screenwriting in the history of Indian cinema. This project will have top-notch technicians and artists from world cinema.
- Shrikumar Menon (Director) - He is a top notch director in the advertising world.
- Mohanlal (Actor) - Mollywood megastar Mohanlal will be playing a lead character of Bhima.
This Movie is based on 'Randamoozham' which is a Malayalam Noval published in 1984. The story begins with the incident of Mahaprasthanika Parva. Where the Pandavas leave for the pilgrimage to the Himalayas forsaking all the worldly possessions.