Confirmed: Shraddha Kapoor to romance Prabhas in ‘Saaho’


Shraddha Kapoor, who is gearing up for the release of her next powerful venture, ‘Haseena’ has bagged another meaty project. The actress has been signed opposite southern heartthrob Prabhas in ‘Saaho’. Prabhas, who has created ripples with his last outing ‘Baahubali’ series will next be seen in an action drama, ‘Saaho’. The teaser of the film received lots of praise and it is slated to release in 2018.

Anushka Shetty was earlier speculated to star opposite Prabhas in ‘Saaho’ but director Sujeeth has finally zeroed on Shraddha Kapoor.

A source has been quoted the film’s producer as saying, “Shraddha is the perfect choice for the role. We are excited to have her on board with us. Saaho is Prabhas’s first film in Hindi and so it is very special for all of us. It is an ambitious project and will have some really high-octane action scenes.”

The actor would start shooting for the film from mid-August in Hyderabad.

It is a fresh pairing and the audience would definitely like theie chemistry.

‘Saaho’ is very rich in technology and it is being shot in three languages – Hindi, Tamil and Telugu – simultaneously. A massive set has been erected in Ramoji Film City, Hyderabad.

The music of ‘Saaho’ will be composed by Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy, the lyrics are penned by Amitabh Bhattacharya. The movie will also see Neil Nitin Mukesh playing the antagonist.