Power of Telugu Cinema… Baahubali. Rajamouli sir always says that this movie is the story is vast… so we want to continue it in the form of books and web series. As said by S.S.Rajamouli sir, the team has released an Indian fiction Novel as “The Rise Of Sivagami” on 7th August 2017. This book was written by Anand Neelakantan.
The Baahubali-The lost legends:
Although on 19th April 2017, they have started an animated series on Amazon Prime video “The Baahubali-The lost legends” and it has the total of 40 episodes.
Baahubali-The Revival of The King:
On 30th June 2018, in Japan, A Magna i.e. a style of the Japanese comic books and graphic novels, typically aimed at adults as well as children, on the name of “Baahubali-The Revival of The King.” This was adapted by Akira Fukaya and bought out and distributed by Gentosha Comics.
Baahubali – Before The Beginning:
Now, “Baahubali – Before The Beginning” is ready as Netflix Series. This story has based the novel “The Rise of Sivagami” and The team is working on the roots of the story to make it famous in worldwide range and make it deep, said by one of the Baahubali producers Devineni Prasad.
Do you know, the story of young Sivagaami and Young Kattappa..? Do you know about Kattappa’s brother…? These all-new elements exist in this web-series. And, an important thing is who plays the Young Sivagami role..! As well as Kattappa…
Feelings of Makers:
Although, this prestigious web series’s directors are Deva Katta and Praveen Sattar.
Thank you @ssrajamouli gaaru @NetflixIndia and @arkamediaworks for this great opportunity 🙏 Thrilled, humbled, challenged, excited and a bit nervous all at once! Thank you @PraveenSattaru for joining hands in sharing this immense responsibility!! https://t.co/fbFtDd1oOK
— deva katta (@devakatta) August 2, 2018
So, Rajamouli sir expressed his feeling in the occasion of the announcement, he said “I am very excited that this is being adapted as a Netflix Original Series. With Netflix as our partner, we have the opportunity to create a rich and riveting series and take this quintessential Indian epic to the world, which is very gratifying to me as a story-teller.”
Super excited to the sharing this news! We have work cut out for us! To deliver an original series which once again lives up to and exceeds all expectations! https://t.co/cdfZK611qq
— Shobu Yarlagadda (@Shobu_) August 2, 2018
Although, Netflix Officials said in the press meet that “This (prequel) series captures Queen Sivagami’s journey from a rebellious and vengeful girl to a wise and unequaled queen. Power, politics, and intrigue find themselves juxtaposed against the rise of Mahishmati — from being a city-state to an empire. This is the rich backdrop and drama where the Baahubali franchise is set. The series promises to build on the incredible narrative style of the franchise — including its high production values, spectacular visuals and connective-epic story-telling.”
You witnessed the Mahishmati Empire in all its glory. Now witness its rise. Baahubali: Before the Beginning coming soon. pic.twitter.com/csPODOcXdt
— Netflix India (@NetflixIndia) August 2, 2018
Finally, Baahubali is making as 2 seasons and the first season’s story is about young Sivagami. Though the first season is consisting of 9 episodes. Although, Baahubali once again shows his courage of Indian cinema to the World.