Katrina Kaif to romance ‘Baahubali’ star Prabhas in ‘Saaho’?


Katrina Kaif is awaiting the release of ‘Jagga Jasoos’. She is currently shooting for ‘Tiger Zinda Hai’. She has been roped in to star in ‘Thugs of Hindostan’, and now if a report is to be believed, she will be romancing ‘Baahubali’ star Prabhas in his upcoming film ‘Saaho’.   

As per a leading showbiz magazine, Katrina has apparently signed Prabhas’ upcoming project, sci-fi action thriller ‘Saaho’. To be directed by Sujeeth, the film will be released in four major languages - Hindi, Tamil Telugu, and Malayalam.

The teaser of the film was released with ‘Baahubali: The Conclusion’ last month and has already generated a lot of buzz across the nation.

The magazine, Filmfare, quoted a source as saying, “Prabhas and the makers of ‘Saaho’ were in search of the leading lady for the film and after the success of ‘Baahubali 2’ they thought of casting a Bollywood heroine. They spoke to Deepika Padukone, Parineeti Chopra and Amy Jackson but finally the zeroed in on Katrina Kaif because she fit the bill perfectly with dates and character requirement.”

Meanwhile, Prabhas, who is high on the super success of ‘Baahubali 2’, is currently holidaying in the US. He will kickstart shooting for ‘Saaho’ once he is back. An official announcement regarding the female lead will be made soon.

Prabhas has devoted five years for ‘Baahubali’ and didn’t sign any project during that time. As for Katrina, she has her hands full of projects now.