This is how Prabhas’ Saaho beats Rajinikanth’s 2.0
Prabhas has amassed a huge number of fans and won popularity after starring in the film Baahubali. The actor’s most awaited film now is Saaho. Directed by Sujeeth, the film has created a record of sorts even before the release. The film is set to release in close to 2000 screens worldwide. That’s not all, it will be released in Telugu, Hindi, Tamil and Malayalam. Last year, Rajinikanth’s 2.0 released in close to 1000 screens, however Saaho has now topped the record. It is also reported that the film’s ticket prices have been hiked. Sources reveal that hiking ticket price of big budget films is the only way it can make profit in the first week.
It is reported that the online streaming rights have been sold for 40 crores, while the satellite rights for Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam have been sold for a whopping amount.
Shot on a budget of 300 crores, Saaho also stars Shraddha Kapoor, Arun Vijay, Neil Nitin Mukesh and Jackie Shroff among others.