Actor Prabhas has thanked Director SS Rajamouli, his fans and all the members of his team for the success of Baahubali 2. The movie had hit the screens on April 28, 2017, while it saw the light of the day in some overseas centers April 27.
Today, on the occasion of its first anniversary, the actor thanked the creator, team, and fans for the huge success of the multilingual movie. Taking to Facebook, Prabhas wrote, “Our film, Baahubali 2 completes 1 year today! This day will always remain special to me. A big hug to all my fans and lots of love back to you all. Thank you for being part of this beautiful and emotional journey of mine. Congratulations and immense gratitude to Rajamouli and the entire team.”
In one week, the movie went on a record-breaking spree and became the first Indian movie to breach the Rs 1,000 crore mark at the worldwide box office.Till Baahubali 2 was released in Japan, the gross collection of the film stood at Rs 1,700+ crore. The movie completed 100 days in the Land of Rising Sun recently.
Currently, SS Rajamouli is in Japan to meet the fans. “So happy to meet all the fans and film enthusiasts who made it to the #Baahubali2 screaming screening in Tokyo, Japan last night. The love for movies surpasses boundaries… Happy day.. :),” he tweeted.
With the movie set to release in China in the first week of May, the trade experts are now hoping to see whether the movie will breach the Rs 2,000 crore-mark.
Baahubali 2 also went on to win three prestigious National Film Awards. “So proud to be a part of this historic Milestone of Indian Cinema!!!(sic),” tweeted Bollywood hit filmmaker Karan Johar, who presented the Baahubali franchise in the north part of India under his Dharma Productions.