Yes you heard it right! The epic characters of Baahubali and Bhallaladeva was first offered to these two popular Bollywood actors. Prabhas and Rana Daggubati was not the first choice of SS Rajamouli for Baahubali. According to the source SS Rajamouli first offered these epic roles to Hritik Roshan and John Abraham.
The director wanted to make Baahubali in Hindi staring Hritik and John. He also sent the script to both actors and wanted to narrate the story but unfortunately the further step did not happen because of both actor’s work schedules.
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SS Rajamouli then decided to cast Prabhas-Rana and the rest became history.
Hritik Roshan As Baahubali
John Abraham As Bhallaldev
Today Baahubali has become India’s biggest movie. Baahubali was a blockbuster and now Baahubali 2 is breaking all the records. From his first day collection of Rs.121 crore its clear that this movie is unstoppable and it is going to be a benchmark in Indian film industry.