Saaho: Prabhas, Shraddha Kapoor film to hit screens on 15 August with Akshay Kumar's Mission Mangal

FP Staff

Dec 17, 2018 14:33:54 IST

Prabhas and Shraddha Kapoor's upcoming action-thriller Saaho has secured a 15 August release, the makers announced on Twitter on 17 December. The film is Prabhas' first outing after after the massively successful Baahubali franchise. Therefore, there has been much frenzy around the Sujeeth directorial.

Shraddha Kapoor and Prabhas in Saaho. Facebook

Shraddha Kapoor and Prabhas in Saaho. Facebook

Saaho's public relations officer Sriniwas Kumar Naidu, aka as SKN, revealed the film's release date on Twitter which instantly sent fans of the South Indian star into a tizzy. Interestingly, Saaho is going head to head with Akshay Kumar's Mission Mangal. Kumar had also released his patriotic sports drama Gold over the Independence Day weekend this year.

The film is a trilingual (Hindi, Tamil and Telugu) and features a bevy of Bollywood actors - Neil Nitin Mukesh, Jackie Shroff, Tinnu Anand, Chunkey Pandey, Mahesh Manjrekar and Mandira Bedi form the evil squad that Prabhas would be seen locking horns with.

The action choreography of the film is being supervised by Kenny Bates, who has already amazed the audience with Hollywood hits like Transformers, Mission Impossible, Rush Hour and Armageddon. Directed by Sujeeth, Saaho is co-produced by UV Creations and Karan Johar's Dharma Productions.

Updated Date: Dec 17, 2018 15:12:58 IST