There are no limitations when the Indian film industry attempts to do something extravagant and extraordinary. Be it special effects or exotic sets used for period dramas, the makers from the industry never shy away from giving the audience what they want for a ‘larger-than-life’ experience.
There are a bunch of films in making that have estimated to have a big budget. Bollywood Dhamaka brings you the list of most expensive upcoming films.
1. Radhe Shyam
This film is so special for me in so many ways I cannot explain ❤️ I hope you loved our motion poster ☺️ Happy Birthday once again to the Vikramaditya to my Prerna. My fellow October birthday co star! I hope you have a blockbuster year ahead 😉 pic.twitter.com/USUydprq6k
— Pooja Hegde (@hegdepooja) October 23, 2020
Radhe Shyam will star superstar Prabhas and Pooja Hegde in lead roles. The shooting for the film began in 2018 in areas like Georgia, Italy and Hyderabad. Bankrolled by UV Creations and T-Series, the estimated budget of the film is ₹350 crore.
2. Suryaputra Mahavir Karna
Suryaputra Mahavir Karna is going to be a historical drama that will release in Tamil, Hindi, Telugu, Kannada and Malayalam. RS Vimal is directing the film that will be centred on the character of Karna from ‘Mahabharata’. Production house Pooja Entertainment is producing the movie and its estimate is ₹300 crore.
SS Rajamouli, the director of the blockbuster hit, Bahubali franchise is coming up with this new project. RRR will feature noted stars like Jr. NTR, Ram Charan, Alia Bhatt and Ajay Devgn in key roles. It is going to be a fictionalised telling of Indian freedom fighters from the pre-independence era. RRR is being made with a budget of ₹350 crore.
— Om Raut (@omraut) March 12, 2021
After the sucess of ‘Tanhaji’, director Om Raut is brining you a mythological film titled ‘Adipurush’ which will be based on Hindu epic Ramayana. Superstar Prabhas will be essaying the role of Ram while Kriti Sanon will play Sita. Saif Ali Khan has also been roped in to play Ravana. Produced by T-Series and Retrophiles, the estimated budget of Adipurush is ₹500 crore.
5. Ponniyin Selvan
Are you ready to witness the beginning of the golden era on the big screen? 👑⚔ #PonniyinSelvan
Shooting in progress 🎥#Kalki #ManiRatnam @LycaProductions @arrahman #RaviVarman @sreekar_prasad #ThottaTharani #Jeyamohan @ShamKaushal @ekalakhani @BrindhaGopal1 @bagapath pic.twitter.com/KNaQTX15Rb
— Madras Talkies (@MadrasTalkies_) January 2, 2020
Noted director Mani Ratnam is currently shooting for his upcoming period drama titled ‘Ponniyin Selvan’. It will star Vikram, Jayam Ravi, Karthi, Jayaram, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Trisha in prominent roles. Madras Talkies and Lyca Productions are producing the project with an estimated budget of ₹500 crore.